Registered Nurse

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
£28,834 to £35,099 per annum
Closing date
3 Dec 2023

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Band 5
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a number of career opportunities for both newly qualified and experienced registrants who are passionate about delivering high quality, patient centred care in a friendly professional setting.

The post holder is responsible for the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of evidenced-based nursing care, working collaboratively and cooperatively with others to meet the needs of patients and their families.

Assist in the management and organization of their clinical area and participating in the education, development and supervision of other staff members.

The unit works closely with all members of the MDT focusing on effective and safe discharge of our patients. We provide the unique opportunity to work within different areas to develop and extend skills and knowledge in a supported environment. The areas include the Rehabilitation Unit, Community Hospitals, District Nursing and Community Resource Team. We also promote and encourage strong working relationships across MDT working and offer excellent career opportunities.

Various hours and shift patterns available.

Main duties of the job

Please note for Welsh students, you must apply via Streamlining where all available jobs can be located

The role of nurse at Band 5 is to assist the Ward Manager in delivering the day-to-day running of the service, including ensuring the ethos of the service is conducive to patient care. The post-holder will take charge of the day to day Clinical and Nurse Management of the ward in the absence of more senior staff. The post holder will be expected to cover for the Ward Manager on an occasional basis, and to foster harmonious working relationships within the Multi-disciplinary team.

The post holder will also supervise junior staff and be able to teach qualified and unqualified staff.

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

About us

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and 'Proud to Lead' competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the Disability Confident Employer scheme.

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

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.

This post is for a candidates who hold a NMC.

Person Specification



  • NMC registered - Evidence to be provided at interview


  • Evidence of post registration study and training, e.g. POVA



  • Pre-registration evidence in direct nursing care Experience of providing holistic nursing care Interest in developing nursing skills


  • Clear understanding of clinical governance framework Implement evidence based practice



  • Clear understanding of contract of care Ability to document details clearly and accurately Clear understanding of consent process Basic IT skills


  • Knowledge of incident reporting policy Awareness of Policies Knowledge of incident reporting policy



  • Ability to communicate effectively Ability to work under pressure.


  • Ability to speak Welsh

Employer details

Employer name

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board


Wrexham Maelor Hospital

Croesnewydd Road


LL13 7TD

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