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Physician Associate

Band 7

Main area
Band 7
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Royal Gwent Hospital
Pan Gwent
£31,697 to £41,787 per annum
26/04/2018 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.



If you are due to qualify, newly qualified or an experienced Physician Associate we would love to hear from you!

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is offering an exciting opportunity for 3 Physician Associates to join our Medical Team.

As the birthplace of NHS Founder Aneurin Bevan, we take pride in the services we provide and recognise that feeling valued at work has a positive impact on our staff and patient care.

Join us, a caring, award-winning organisation and one of the largest Health Boards in Wales, on our journey towards Clinical Futures and our visionary Specialist Critical Care Centre (SCCC) The Grange University Hospital.

The Grange University Hospital is a new state of the art hospital that will open in 2021, it will provide a new model of care for our patients. With more than 40 different specialties and 470 beds, our specialists will work together under one roof to create a centre of excellence.

We are an integrated health board which serves a population of 600,000, employing more than 13,000 staff, with a budget of more than £1 billion.

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board has it all – a mix of urban and rural areas, diverse culture, award- winning services and all in a beautiful setting.

We are looking for 3 enthusiastic, patient-focused, innovative PA’s who would complement a multi-disciplinary team of consultants, junior doctors, nursing staff and therapists and enjoy the prospect of working within the professionally challenging and dynamic environment of very busy hospitals. As a health board we provide a consultant led ward service and fully staffed MAU providing 13 hour consultant cover.  We encourage multidisciplinary working and are well supported through our excellent radiology, therapy and pharmacy services.  The department of medicine comprises all major specialties including cardiology, gastroenterology, respiratory medicine, care of the elderly, endocrinology, neurology and stroke.

At Aneurin Bevan we offer excellent opportunities for education and training and through the dedicated support of an experienced clinical education lead and a lead PA, the post holder will be encouraged to develop and enhance their skill set with regular personal appraisals and opportunities for development.

To thrive in this challenging, exciting and demanding role you will require commitment, resilience and an eagerness to succeed.

You will need to have confidence to communicate and influence groups and individuals at all levels while remaining committed to providing great patient care. In return, you will receive:-

- A competitive salary at band 7, 27 days paid holiday allowance plus 8 public bank holidays.

- An attractive relocation benefits package.

- Investment in your continued personal and career development. Including support to help with the completion of your masters.

- A unique opportunity to help shape the future role of PA's across the Health Board and more broadly through Wales. 

- Free hospital car parking.


Please Note:

This role maybe be offered under annex 21 for newly qualified PAs whilst completing their internship.

All applicants must be a graduate of an accredited Physician Associate Training Programme and Registered with the UK of Managed Voluntary Registry for Physician Associates.

The ability to speak welsh is desirable for this post.


Closing Date: 26th 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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Further details / informal visits contact

To arrange an informal visit please contact Tanya Mullins on 01633 623503