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Registered Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Community Hospital
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Ysbyty Cwm Cynon
Mountain Ash
£23,023 to £29,608 per annum
06/03/2019 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 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.


Do you have a passion for community nursing and are looking to develop your knowledge and skills within this field. If so, we currently have band 5 vacancies within Ysbyty Cwm Cynon, Community Hospital, Cwm Taf University Health Board (CTUHB), where free car parking is available.

The team of qualified nurses and health care support workers provide nursing support to adults with rehabilitation needs and support complex discharge planning, ensuring that patients are discharged to the most appropriate destination.

We are looking for compassionate, motivated and reliable individuals who have a desire to care for adults in the community hospital setting. Within this role you will be responsible for caring for patients in addition to providing ongoing support and training for healthcare support workers engaged in the delivery of care.

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.

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. We work closely with other organisations and are continuously looking to develop innovative, integrated and comprehensive healthcare services that support our patients.

The post holder will be part of an integrated team responsible for the planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care needs and the delivery of high quality care. You will be supported in your role by the Ward Manager, Deputy Ward Manager and the Senior Nurse.

You will need to be motivated with a wish to excel in patient care. Our services are working towards seamless patient pathways using a patient centred approach.

We believe in your development and support staff with preceptorship, mentorship and clinical supervision. A comprehensive induction and ongoing training will be provided.

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; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing date: 6th March 2019

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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

Lucie Williams,

Tel: 01443 715272