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Band 6

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Band 6
37.5 hours per week (Full Time)
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St Cadocs Hospital
£33,706 - £40,588 Per annum
Salary period
06/10/2022 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.


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


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


Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.

Please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any time should it be filled via the internal redeployment process


Job overview

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Forensic CPN within the Forensic Service.  The post holder is a senior member of the Community Mental Health Team and will be responsible for the care coordination of a caseload of service users who are experiencing severe mental health difficulties. The post holder will take responsibility within their caseload for ensuring the assessment of health and social needs, formulation, planning, delivery and evaluation of care, support and treatment by the team, for both individuals and groups of service users including risk assessment and management, CTP, and care reviews.  They will work collaboratively across a wide ranging multi-disciplinary services and agencies to provide effective delivery of health and social care, supporting a programme of recovery and social inclusion within the area. 

The post holder may also supervise junior staff who are engaged with service users within their caseload.

Main duties of the job

Please note that we will only accept applications from staff currently employed by Aneurin Bevan University Health Board.

To support the multidisciplinary team in developing services that are sensitive to the individual needs of users and carers taking into account   issues of race gender sexuality age and religion.

To encourage and establish therapeutic relationships with individual  service user’s and where appropriate their relative, carers and  representatives.

To prioritise need/ cases and workload with the Team Manager ensuring  effective use of time and professional accountability.

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


Working for our organisation

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is a multi-award winning NHS organisation with a passion for caring. The Health Board provides an exceptional workplace where you can feel trusted and valued. Whatever your speciality or stage in your career, we have opportunities for everyone to start, grow and build your career. The health board provides integrated acute, primary and community care serving a population of 650,000 and employing over 16,000 staff.

We offer a fantastic benefits package and extensive training and development opportunities with paid mandatory training, excellent in-house programmes, opportunities to complete recognised qualifications and professional career pathways including a range of management development programmes. We offer flexible working and promote a healthy work life balance, provide occupational health support and an ambitious plan for a Wellbeing Centre of Excellence to support you at work.

Our Clinical Futures strategy continues to enhance and promote care closer to home as well as high quality hospital care when needed. This includes the Grange University Hospital which provides specialist and critical care and is the newest addition to the clinical futures strategy opening in November 2020.  Join us on our journey to pioneer new ways of working and deliver a world-class healthcare service fit for the future.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

To maintain and improve upon knowledge and skill base relevant to current work place and practices ensuring that it is evidence / research based.

To be responsible for the administration, carriage and storage of drugs in accordance with relevant policies and clinical procedures and maintain drug records as per agreed policy.

To facilitate regular contact and communication with colleagues by regular attendance at team meetings.

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


Essential criteria
  • BSc Honours Mental Heath Nursing
Desirable criteria
  • • Experience in working with a range of agencies providing services.


Essential criteria
  • Registered Mental Health Nurse
  • NMC Registration
Desirable criteria
  • ECDL
  • Experience of community mental health working

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

Matthew Reynolds
Job title
Senior Nurse
Email address
Telephone number
01633 431853