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Band 5
Various hours available
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Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Employer type
University Hospital Llandough
£24,214 to £30,112 per annum pro rata
26/09/2019 23:59

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Recovery Practitioner

Band 5



Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises.


The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.


Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.


Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English


Do you want to have an exciting and interesting job working with a team of like minded individuals?

We are recruiting Band 5 Recovery Practitioners to join the Peri-Operative Directorate. You will be based at the University Hospital Llandough working within Theatres.

Are you a hard working and conscientious?

Do you love a challenge?

Then what are you waiting for? ….Come and join our Theatre team as a Band 5 Recovery Practitioner.

Working within three separate Recovery area at the University Hospital Llandough you will be required to work closely with all disciplines to ensure the promotion of high standards for all patients requiring all aspects of elective orthopaedic, general surgical, ENT and gynaecological procedures. If successful, the candidate will be expected to carry out all relevant forms of care and will be expected to demonstrate procedures and supervise staff.

There is a requirement that you will be able to work days and evenings and provide on-call cover out of hours. There are full and part time posts available

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

Closing date: 26 September 2019

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

Clinical Leader - Elaine Woodward-Bennett
Tel:029 20716379