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Complex Care Liaison Nurse

Band 6

Main area
Complex Care Liaison Nurse
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
110-NMR284-1117
Site
Royal Glamorgan Hospital
Town
Hospital sites: Llantrisant, Llwynypia, Merthyr Tydfil, Mountain Ash, Pontypridd
Salary
£26,566 to £35,578 per annum
Closing
23/11/2017 23:59

Cwm Taf Cares

Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.

We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care

For more information about life in Cwm Taf, please visit our http://joincwmtaf.wales pag

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership


 

An exiting opportunity has arisen to join the Discharge Liaison/ Complex Care Team within the Localities Directorate of Cwm Taf University Health Board.

The post will cover all sites within the CTUHB areas. however there will be a requirement to cover across any of the Hospital sites to cover leave arrangements as and when required, in line with supporting your colleagues caseloads during their periods of absence.

As a Band 6 Complex Care Liaison Nurse you will be expected to have a wide range of knowledge and skills in relation to Delayed Transfer of Care [DToC]; Continuing Health Care [CHC]; Funded Nursing Care [FNC]; Choice of Accommodation and patients who require long-term care; patient assessments in relation to requirements for rehabilitation and packages of care.

You will be required to have sensitive discussions with patients and their families and yet challenging but diplomatic conversations on occasions in order to achieve the best outcome for patients with discharge at the point of medical fitness being the main focus.

Employing excellent communication skills with a range of multi-disciplinary team members will be key to this role.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this role.

Closing Date: 23rd November 2017

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Sian Lewis - Lead Nurse, CHC and FNC Team:
Tel: 01443 744905