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Ward Manager

Band 7

Main area
Band 7
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Ysbyty Cwm Rhondda
£31,697 - £41,787 per annum
24/08/2017 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 page


Do you have a passion for community hospital nursing and are looking to develop your knowledge and skills within this field. If so, we currently have an exciting development opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated and experienced nurse to lead a team in Ysbyty Cwm Rhondda, where free car parking is available.

The teams within the Community Hospital support the acute service, which allows for discharge planning. We work closely with other organisations and are continuously looking to develop innovative, integrated and comprehensive healthcare services that support our patients. The work is varied and requires a good range of clinical skills and offers a degree of autonomy within a supportive and friendly environment.

The ideal candidate will have interpersonal and communication skills with a flexible approach to work. A Commitment to delivering high standards of patient focused care is an essential requirement of the post. You will be a vital part of the ward team, and have the ability to demonstrate organisational and leadership skills. You will be required to demonstrate professional attributes, including diversity, dealing with change and be able to work autonomously and effectively within the multidisciplinary team.

You will also be supported with your own professional development and will have the opportunity to become involved with many exciting projects working within the Community and Primary Care settings. You will be supported in your role by the Senior Nurse.

If you would like to be part of our team that delivers personalised care, which supports learning and promotes an open and fair culture then apply to work with us. You will receive support and development through in-service training, regular appraisals and clinical supervision.

We encourage informal visits to allow applicants to familiarise themselves with our services and to answer any questions they may have.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post.

Closing date - 24th August, 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

Amy Uren
01443 430022 ext 2690