Current Vacancies

Registered Mental Health Nurse

Band 5

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Mental Health
Band 5
Full Time 37 hours per week
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St Cadocs
£22,129 to £28,747 per annum
25/07/2018 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.

Gwahoddir ymgeiswyr i wneud cais yn Gymraeg, ni fydd unrhyw gais a gyflwynir drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na cheisiadau a wneir yn y Saesneg

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



 Band 5 Advert-Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Registered Mental Health Nurse (Band 5) to join our existing team on Pillmawr at St Cadocs Hospital, Newport. We are looking for an RNMH who has commitment to working within the specialism of Forensic Rehabilitation and is innovative and enthusiastic, who can demonstrate an enthusiasm for the on going development of the service and who has a particular interest in psychological therapies and implementing groups.


Our service provides a comprehensive and holistic care for patients who require a step down from medium and low secure or who have challenging behaviours and would benefit from a protracted period of rehabilitation. The unit consists of a 13 bedded staffed rehabilitation ward and 2  3 bedded houses one of which has staff throughout the day and evening and 1 for those individuals who are more able to function independently. You will need to possess good clinical knowledge and have an interest in working with individuals with complex mental health needs and be able to demonstrate an understanding of issues relating to this patient group. You will need to demonstrate a commitment to delivering high quality person centred care, contributing to the development and shaping of care delivery in accordance with national and local policy. You should have good communication skills and the ability to work effectively with patients, carers and other professionals.


An understanding of risk management and the CTP process is expected. 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 ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post, English and/or Welsh speaker are equally welcome to apply.


Closing Date: 25th July 2018 




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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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Liz Lawrence Ward Manager

Sue Lindsay, Claire Kelly or Rita Garland Deputy Ward Managers

 01633 436855