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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 08/10/2020.

Ward Manager: Older Adult Mental Health Services

Job Reference: 040-NMR642-0920

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
Older Adult Mental health
Ysbyty'r Tri Chwm, Newport
£38,890 - £44,503 per annum

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.

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

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Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.

Please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any time should it be filled via the internal redeployment process

Blaenau Gwent Older Adult Mental Health Services are looking for a committed and dynamic experienced nurse to provide leadership and clinical direction to the inpatient unit in Cedar Parc Ward, Ysbyty'r Tri Chwm, Ebbw Vale. This is a busy dementia assessment ward which provides 15 inpatient assessment beds. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of sound clinical leadership and will have a value base that is person centered and in line with current evidenced based practice. They will be able to work alongside and support an inpatient multidisciplinary team to provide safe, effective, person centered care aimed at maintaining independence and personhood.

They will be committed to the development of the team and themselves through supervision, reflective practice,. They will be open and enthusiastic to new ways of working. The ward manager will work with the Senior Nurse and frontline leaders in ensuring that the inpatient care provided is of the highest quality.

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

Closing Date: 08/10/2020

For further details / informal visits contact: 

Name: Amanda Whent

Job title: Senior Nurse

Email address:

Telephone number: 01495 353200 

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