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Registered Nurse

Cardiff & Vale University Health Board
£28,834 to £35,099 per annum pro rata
Closing date
1 Dec 2023

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity to join a forward thinking team dedicated to improving outcomes for their patients. St David's Hospital specialises in rehabilitation and complex care for the older patient. You will be part of an efficient and effective Multi-disciplinary team which has a strong rehabilitation and 'Home first' ethos. We have vacancies across 3 wards, Rhydlafar, Lansdowne & Elizabeth. Full and part time hours considered successful candidates will work a combination of day and night shifts.

Nurses with a passion for caring are invited to join our team and enjoy the benefits of:
  • Support from dedicated Practice Development Nurses - A comprehensive 12 month preceptorship program for newly registered nurses in which you will be supported by excellent clinical placement educators and the education department
  • A supernumerary period for newly registered nurses
  • On-going learning and development opportunities that can be tailored to career development pathways
  • Access to rotation schemes across medicine which can be developed to suit your personal objectives
  • Working with supportive, friendly and forward thinking team.

Main duties of the job

As a staff nurse your main duties will be:

To be responsible for the assessment of care needs
  • Develop, implement and evaluate care plans
  • To be responsible for own group of patients
  • To advocate on behalf of patients to ensure the patient's voice is heard
  • The successful candidate will work closely with the multidisciplinary team
  • Teams in St Davids are committed to providing excellent dementia care & are advocates for 'Johns campaign'.

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

About us

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board is one of the largest Integrated Health Boards in the UK, employing over 15,000 staff, providing over 100 specialist services. Working across 6 hospital sites, we have a diverse range of career opportunities to offer. Serving around 500,000 people living in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan, we are focussed on the health and care needs of our local population whilst working with our partners to develop regional services.

Our mission is Caring for People, Keeping People Well,and our vision is that every person's chance of leading a healthy life should be equal. As an organisation we are unashamedly ambitious for our population's health, rising to the challenges of today and tomorrow through our 10-year strategy, Shaping our Future Wellbeing. We are contributing to a healthier Wales with great emphasis placed on innovation and improvement, learning from around the world and leading the way in clinical research. Partnership working is strong at Cardiff and Vale, and we work closely with our staff and our community.

Cardiff, the thriving Welsh capital, is a fantastic city to live and work in with an abundance of sports, arts and cultural attractions. Situated to the west of Cardiff, the Vale of Glamorgan offers a combination of beautiful Welsh countryside and a dramatic natural coastline. Whether city life or rural living, Cardiff and the Vale offers the best of both worlds.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac.

Person Specification



  • Registration with NMC

Special knowledge


  • Meets all essential criteria as per attached job description/person specification



  • Meets all essential criteria as per attached job description/person specification

Personal Qualities


  • Meets all essential criteria as per attached job description/person specification

Employer details

Employer name

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board


St David's Hospital

Cowbridge Road East


CF11 9XB

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