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Job summary

Main area
Nursing
Grade
Band 5
Contract
Permanent
Hours
  • Full time
  • Part time
Various Full time and Part time hours available
Job ref
070-PTHB-NMR069-0820-A-AA
Employer
Powys Teaching Health Board
Employer type
NHS
Site
Claerwen Ward - Llandrindod Hospital
Town
Llandrindod Wells
Salary
£27,055 - £32,934 per annum pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
04/12/2022 23:59

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COVID-19 Vacancy Claerwen Ward Registered Nurse Llandrindod Hospital - Various Hours

Band 5

Be part of a 'Healthy Caring Powys' and help us transform the way we provide health and care, so our communities can Start Well, Live Well and Age Well.

Job overview

The post holder is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of evidenced-based nursing care, working collaboratively and co-operatively with others to meet the needs of patients and their families. Assist in the management and organisation of their clinical area and participating in the education, development and supervision of other staff members.

Main duties of the job

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, forward-facing, patient-centred individual to join our excellent nursing team on Claerwen Ward at Llandrindod Hospital. We are looking for an individual who can work well as part of a multidisciplinary team, who is caring and kind and wants to develop their clinical leadership skills. You will be expected to work as an autonomous practitioner with the support of the ward manager, senior nursing and therapies staff.

There are various hours and working patterns available on the ward.

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

Working for our organisation

Powys is cited as being a wonderful place to live and work; a rural health setting where you can personally and professionally grow, where patients are at the heart of care provision. If you are an ambitious professional in search of job satisfaction, Powys is the place to be. Whatever your career aspirations, we are committed to supporting and developing you.

Powys Teaching Health Board is responsible for meeting the health and wellbeing needs of the population of Powys.  Powys is the largest county in Wales with Snowdonia to the North and the Brecon Beacons to the South, the spectacular scenery is something to behold.   Working in partnership, we commission and provide award-winning hospital, community, mental health and learning disability services, so our portfolio is varied and diverse. We are proud to offer patients an unrivalled level of care and range of careers for professionals who want to make a real difference.

Did you know – Powys Teaching Health Board accepts applications to retire and return from within the NHS in Wales. If you would like to know more, please contact the Powys Teaching Health Board Workforce team on 01874 712580 or powys.workforcegeneralenquiries@wales.nhs.uk

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

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click “Apply now” to view in Trac.

Person specification

English

Essential criteria
  • NMC Registered
  • Pre-registration evidence in direct nursing care
  • Experience of providing hoslitic nursing care
  • Interest in developing nursing skills
  • Clear understanding of contract of care
  • Ability to document details clearly and accurately
  • Clear understanding of consent process
  • Basic IT skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to work under pressure
Desirable criteria
  • Evidence of post registration study and training
  • Awareness of safeguarding
  • Intermediate life support
  • Clear understanding of clinical governance framework
  • Implement evidence-based pratice
  • Ability to speak Welsh
  • Knowledge of incident reporting policy
  • Awareness of policies

Employer certification / accreditation badges

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Welsh language skills are desirable

Documents to download

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Annemarie Hendleman
Job title
Ward Manager
Email address
annemarie.hendleman@wales.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01597 828731