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Critical Care Nurse

Job Description

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

Opportunities have arisen for 4 x Band 5 Registered Nurses within Critical Care Directorate at The Royal Gwent Hospital. The unit comprises of 16 Critical Care beds and a 3 Bedded Post Anaesthetic Care Unit. The directorate is looking for enthusiastic and motivated nurses who are keen to pursue a career within critical care nursing.

Previous experience working within Critical Care is not required as full training and mentorship will be given. The Directorate offers all new recruits the opportunity to undergo the Essentials in Critical Care Nursing course, which is run in-house and has been accredited by the University of South Wales. Candidates are required to be flexible and reliable in their approach to work. In return the directorate will demonstrate a commitment to both personnel and professional development to the successful candidate(s).

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post

Closing date: 30th October 2016

For further details / informal visits contact:
Sally Copner, Senior Nurse Critical Care
 ( Phone number removed )  Ext: 2174/4182.

With effect from 1st January 2016 points 1,2,3 and 4 on AfC Pay Band 1 and Pay Band 2 will be adjusted to £16,132 to reflect the incorporation of the living wage

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.

All 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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