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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 03/03/2021.

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Job Reference: 110-NMR078-0221

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
Trauma and Orhopeadic Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil
£38,890 - £44,503 per annum

We provide healthcare services to people living in Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf county borough areas, serving a population of around 450,000. We are ideally situated between Wales’s capital city, Porthcawl to the west, and the stunning scenery in the Beacon Beacons.

Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race/nationality, religion/belief, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.

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

All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh or English, and no preference will be given to applications submitted in either language.

An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated and experienced Advanced Practitioner to join our Trauma & Orthopaedic speciality at Prince Charles Hospital at Cwm Taf Morgannwg.

The post holder will provide strong clinical professional leadership in their role as an advanced, autonomous practitioner providing patient-centred clinical care.

As a key member of the team you will work closely with the T&O Clinical Co-Ordinator, and Senior Nurse to ensure the delivery of high quality, efficient, safe and cost effective patient centred care.

To succeed in this role, you will need to inspire and motivate a multidisciplinary team of staff, building excellent relationships through good communication skills. At this level the post holder is expected to work as a highly skilled practitioner managing their own work load and have expert knowledge. Work across professional, organisational, agency and system boundaries to improve services and develop practice. They will participate in networks, locally, regionally and nationally.

You must be willing to embrace a broad range of new challenges and possess the knowledge and drive to create and deliver the best pathway for our patients.

The post holder will assess and manage risk and proactively challenge others about risk.

The post holder be expected to work at an advanced clinical level within their level of competence and to work flexibly as part of a team. The role will require seven day working, including bank holidays and nights.


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


Closing date: 3rd March 2021

For further details / informal visits contact:

Anna Llewellyn

Senior Nurse Surgery


Mike Davies

Clinical Co ordinator T&O

01685 728434

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