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Critical Care
Band 5
Various full & part time hours
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Hywel Dda University Health Board
Employer type
Glangwili General Hospital
£22,129 - £28,747 per annum pro rata
04/05/2017 23:59
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Staff Nurse

Band 5

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Please submit your application as early as possible as the Recruiting Manager reserves the right to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date, due to having a sufficient amount of applications.


An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, motivated individual who is interested in developing their critical care skills.

The purpose built Critical Care Unit in Glangwili General Hospital is looking for a Band 5 Nurse.

The post will be based in GGH, with rotation to work across site in the Intensive Care Unit at Prince Phillip Hospital as required. The post will be Full Time/Part Time with night rotation.

Successful applicants will be fully supported whilst gaining experience in the care of critically ill patients undergoing a variety of critical care interventions. Following orientation and completion of relevant competencies, staff will have the opportunity to access university based post-graduate course.

**The successful candidate will ideally demonstrate some knowledge of Critical Care Nursing, but this is not essential and have a willingness to develop their skills further, playing an integral part in integrating critical care across Carmarthenshire.**

The applicants should be able to demonstrate the use of evidence based practice and be proactive in managing change. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, together with a readiness to innovate and develop nursing within a team approach.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post.

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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

Lisa Lewis, Sarah Hughes-Gage, Meryl Jenkins or Lynn Davies Tel :01267 248691