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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 18/02/2020.

Advanced Nurse Practitioner - Nurse Led Ward

Job Reference: 040-NMR068-0220

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
Scheduled Care
Royal Gwent Hospital, Cardiff Road, Newport
£37,570 to £43,772 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

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

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.

We are looking to recruit 2 Nurse Practitioners who are at Advanced Practice level or working towards. The ability to independently prescribe or working towards within the MSC pathway will be essential for this role.

Successfull candidates will be responsible for working Monday to Friday on ward B6 which is our nurse led Unit within the Royal Gwent Hospital. Responsibilities will include participation in daily ward rounds with the multidisciplinary team and weekly ward rounds with the consultant. In addition to this on a daily basis the successful candidates will have a responsibility of reviewing patients on the 28 bedded ward. The ability to be able to assess medically fit patients as remaining medically fit for discharge is essential. In addition to this, successful candidates need to be able to assess and escalate deterioating patients and liaise with medical, nursing and patient flow staff to safely transfer patients back to acute aeas. Ward B6 pride themselves with a collaborative working approach of the multi-disciplinary team and the successfull candidates will be integral to this.

With the aim of supporting any potential candidates who will be required to maintain their acute skills we will offer the opportunity to work within our acute areas alongside medical and nursing teams. On appointment an individualised development plan can be discussed.

Looking forward to Clinical Futures it is the plan that successful candidates will become Care of the Eldery Advanced Nurse Practitioners.

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

Closing date - 18 February 2020


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