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Health Care Support Worker - Band 3 - INTERNAL

Band 3

Main area
Mental Health
Grade
Band 3
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
110-ACS012-0219
Site
Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Ynysmaerdy
Town
Lantrisant
Salary
£17,787 to £20,448 per annum
Closing
20/02/2019 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 page.

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.

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


 

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE WILL ONLY ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FROM STAFF CURRENTLY EMPLOYED BY CWM TAF UNIVERSITY HEALTHBOARD.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Acute Adult Mental Health Inpatient Service for 8 Band 3 HCA's to join our teams across the unit - this includes our Admission, Treatment and Psychiatric Intensive Care Wards.

We are looking for  highly motivated and capable persons ,with experience in working within mental health. As these posts are at a band 3 role, we will be looking for applicants that are either existing band 3's or current band 2 HCSW's that can demonstrate that they have the relevant experience.

As a band 3 HCSW you would assist the qualified nurses in the holistic assessment and delivering care and treatment packages to those individuals who require hospital admission.

The successful candidates will have effective interpersonal and communication skills and will be able to work effectively under pressure.

The successful candidate must have the ability to work the desired shift patterns to meet the needs of the service.  They must be a good team player with an ability to manage their time effectively.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing Date: 20th February 2019

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Applicant requirements

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

Cath Granelli - Ward Manager, Ward 22

Tel: 01443443443 ex 4529

Email: Cath.granelli@wales.nhs.uk

 

Chris Bevan - Ward Manager, Ward 22

Tel: 0144.3 443443 ex 4728

Email: Chris.Bevan@wales.nhs.uk

 

Scarlett McCann - Ward Manager, Admission Ward

Tel: 01443 443443 ex 4729

Email: Scarlett.McCann@wales.nhs.uk

 

Daisy Wilcox - Ward Manager, PICU

Tel: 01443 443443 ex 4751

Email: Daisy.Wilcox@wales.nhs.uk