Cwm Taf Cares
Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.
We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. 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.
Practice 1, Keir Hardie Health Park, Aberdare Road, Merthyr Tydfil, CF48 1BZ.
We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic long term / salaried GP to join us. We are a dynamic, innovative practice working from brand new premises in a purpose built health park within easy commuting distance from both Cardiff and Swansea.
We are a friendly proactive teaching practice and we pride ourselves not only on the quality of care we offer but also on providing a supportive, happy work environment which is important to us.
4-5 sessions a week
Range of enhanced services including INR level 4 monitoring
Clinical staff includes independent nurse prescribers and advanced care practitioners
This vacancy is not to be considered for job share
We look forward to hearing from you. Contact Mrs Adele Robins, Practice Manager ( Phone number removed ) ( Email address removed )
Informal chats or visits are welcome.
South Wales and the Valleys is a fantastic area to live and work in, rich in industrial heritage, natural beauty and cultural history. There is easy access to the mountains of the Brecon Beacons in the North and Wales’s cosmopolitan capital city Cardiff with its wide range of restaurants, shops, theatres and art galleries in the South. There are also good air, road, rail and sea links, which provide easy access for travel throughout the UK, Europe and beyond. As well as outstanding scenery the location affords opportunities to participate in a wide range of recreational activities, including water sports, hiking and rock climbing. The area hosts an excellent choice of affordable housing and schools.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a general practice in South Wales and the Valleys where the high level of morbidity of patients means that there is a real opportunity for career development and to make a real difference to patients’ lives.
As a GP working across Rhondda, Cynon, Taff Ely and Merthyr Tydfil localities you will have the opportunity to work closely with primary care colleagues at Cwm Taf University Health Board where changes are being put in place to improve work life balance and job satisfaction, including collaborating in clusters.
Cwm Taf University Health Board (UHB) reserve the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.
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’
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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