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Community Staff Nurse

Band 5

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District Nursing
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Dewi Sant Hospital / Ferndale
£22,129 to £28,747 per annum
17/07/2018 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.


BAND 5 Community Staff Nurse – 37.5 HOURS x 2 Posts available

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified and experienced Registered Nurse to join the District Nursing Service. There are currently two full-time positions available, one based in Ashgrove, and one in Ferndale. These posts will be interviewed for at the same time, at the time of interview you will be asked which position you wish to be considered for.

The applicant must be a Registered Nurse, be confident and competent in a wide range of clinical skills and demonstrate evidence of continuing professional development. There is a requirement for a flexible approach to work and an ability to travel between sites in a timely manner.

There are multiple demands in this exciting role due to the challenging nature of providing care for patients outside of the hospital environment. The post-holder will however find themselves well supported by a very friendly and enthusiastic team of staff.

The post is initially based with Ashgrove District Nursing Team, or Ferndale District Nursing Team, although you could be asked to work across both Rhondda and Taff Ely Localities to meet the needs of the Service.

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

Closing date: 17th July 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

Gwennan Edwards

Practice Development Nurse, District Nursing