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Head of Commissioned Care and Transformation

Band 8b

Main area
Band 8b
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Royal Glamorgan Hospital
£47,092 to £58,217 per annum
24/09/2018 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.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced, and enthusiastic person to join the Mental Health Directorate to take a lead role in managing the commissioned framework for NHS Continuing Healthcare and NHS Funded Nursing Care. Key to this role will be service development and redesign based on a needs assessment and analysis of Mental Health & Learning Disability (MH&LD) Continuing Healthcare and commissioned placements provision.

You will be working with a dedicated team who are continually evaluating and improving commissioned services to ensure quality services are provided for our patients.

This is a high profile role that will work closely with planning and commissioning teams in the Health Board and with partners to ensure ambitious service models that ensure care and support is recovery focused and are personalised to meet individual needs.

The post holder will have direct accountability to Head of Nursing and professional support from the Lead Nurse for Commissioning initially pending a review of management team roles as part of a population boundary change that takes effect on 1st April 2019.

You will be supported by the Directorate Team to ensure the delivery of quality, evidence based commissioned services. We offer excellent training facilities and development opportunities.

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


Closing Date: 24th September 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

Mr Phil Lewis, Head of Nursing, Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant  01443 443700

Mrs Sian Lewis, Ynysmeurig House, Abercynon 01443 744800