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Alcohol Liaison Nurse

Band 6

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Alcohol Liaison
Band 6
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Royal Glamorgan Hospital
£28,050 to £36,644 per annum
22/10/2018 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.


We are looking an enthusiastic Band 6 Nurse, who has a special interest in substance misuse, to work within the DGH Psychiatric Liaison Service.  

The successful candidate will be based in the Royal Glamorgan Hospital and will be expected to cover one of our two DGH sites of either Prince Charles Hospital or the Royal Glamorgan Hospital.

The post will be part of the Alcohol Liaison Service which is a multi agency team consisting of health, local authority and voluntary sector agencies.

Applicants must be a First level nurse RMN/RGN with sufficient experience of working within substance misuse or working with individuals who have developed physical problems as a result of alcohol misuse. They must also have an appropriate degree.

Applicants must have effective communication, organisational and listening skills and be able to work as a member of a team. They must be able to work in a challenging environment and be aware of their capabilities and limitations. They must also be reliable, approachable, self-confident, positive attitude to joint working able and able to cope and adapt with change.

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

Closing Date: 22nd October 2018


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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

Lehane Ryland

01443 443060 or 01685 351189