Deputy Ward Manager
We provide healthcare services to people living in Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf county borough areas, serving a population of around 450,000. We are ideally situated between Wales’s capital city, Porthcawl to the west, and the stunning scenery in the Brecon Beacons.
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.
We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race/nationality, religion/belief, 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.
All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh or English, and no preference will be given to applications submitted in either language.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and professional individual to develop professionally within the post of Deputy Ward Manager, Band 6 on Ward D4 . The post is a permanent 37.5 hour contract as Deputy Ward Manager
Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our role offers much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.
Ysbyty Cwm Rhondda is a Community Hospital situated close to Tonypandy. the hospital supports patients with rehabilitation needs and complex discharge planning.
We are 2 minutes from Llwynypia Train Station and we offer free car parking on site.
The successful candidate will be expected to support the Ward Manager and continue with the development of nursing staff and ensure that a high level of care is delivered at times.
We would like to hear from you if you can demonstrate your passion and commitment to the provision of high quality patient centred care. You will be able to work as part of a large multi disciplinary team, demonstrating excellent communication skills and an ability to work effectively with the ward team in a very busy and fast paced environment to deliver excellent standards of patient care.
The Community Hospital supports 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.
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: 30th September 2020.
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.
Welsh language skills are desirable
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Further details / informal visits contact
Tel: 01443 430022 ext 2691