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Older Adult Inpatient Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Adult Mental Health
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr, Ystrad Fawr Way, Ystrad Mynach
£24,214 to £30,112 per annum
08/04/2020 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.



A vacancy has arisen within the adult inpatient services Annwylfan Ward, Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr.

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Registered Mental Health Nurse to join Annwylfan wards acute mental health unit.

Annwylfan ward is a 18 bedded acute mental health unit serving the Caerphilly Borough for patients suffering from dementia.

Annwylfan wards provides an ideal setting for Registered Nurses who will enhance their clinical and managerial skills or for newly qualified staff to gain experience of the acute setting

You will need to demonstrate a commitment to delivering high quality person centred care. You will need to have excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively with patients, carers and other professionals. A sound understanding of risk management and the CTP process is expected. You must be an excellent team player, have high levels of motivation and enthusiasm for working in a demanding but rewarding service. You will be joining a team that is passionate and focused on achieving excellence in care delivery, for this challenging and rewarding patient group.

The successful candidate must be able to work flexibility to meet the rational shift patterns to cover a 24 hour period. Have an interest in older adult acute inpatient care and enjoy working in a busy challenging environment. They should also be physically fit to undertake PMVA training.

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

We would advice that applicants visit the ward prior to applying.

Closing Date: 8th April 2020

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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.

Welsh language skills are desirable

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Further details / informal visits contact

James Robinson
Tel: 07702680573