Current Vacancies

Registered Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Trauma & Orthopaedics
Band 5
Various Hours Available
Job ref
Royal Gwent Hospital
£22,129 to £28,747 per annum pro rata
25/04/2018 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.



An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated registered nurse to join our Trauma and Orthopaedic team looking after elective orthopaedic patients and  acute trauma patients. This opportunity allows the successful candidate to rotate every 6 months between both our elective Orthopaedic Ward in ST Woolos Hospital Newport and our hip fracture ward in the Royal Gwent Hospital Newport. This will provide an excellent foundation in this speciality for an individual who is interested in nursing Orthopaedic patients either at the beginning of their career journey or someone looking for career development.

The successful applicant must have an interest in trauma, must be hard working, with good communication skills and be able to work well in a team. Individuals must be motivated, enthusiastic and reliable. You must be a team player who is committed to improving the patient experience.

The wards aim to give high quality care to both elective and trauma patients and the new team member must be committed to continual service improvement within these specialities.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post.

Closing date: 25th April 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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Sarah Ballinger
Tel: 01633 234777