Current Vacancies

Registered Nurse / Ophthalmology Theatres/Day Case Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road
£22,129 to £28,747 per annum
28/05/2018 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.



We currently have a vacancy within Ophthalmology Theatre Services/day case unit, for a motivated individual to provide peri operative surgical scrub skills and support Day case admissions and discharges whilst caring for patients in the recovery phase.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to provide surgical scrub skills in all Ophthalmology specialities within the directorate (Glaucoma, medical retina, occuloplastics, general, cornea). You will be required to participate in 24 hour on call service including weekends and bank holidays.

The ideal candidates will have excellent communication skills, be reliable, hard working and work well within a team. The applicant must be a registered nurse. It would be an advantage to have previous theatre or ophthalmology experience. The ideal candidate must be expected to demonstrate commitment to their own personal development and show keen interest in the future development of health care within Ophthalmology services

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post.

Closing Date: 28th May 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

Sister Nichola Neesdam

Tel: 01633 238153.