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Calling all Registered ODP and Nurses – a vibrant future awaits you with the innovative theatre department at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board!
Are you a Registered Theatre Practitioners/ODP or Qualified Nurse (Anaesthetics, Recovery, Scrub) or training to be one? Do you want an exciting and interesting job working with a team of likeminded individuals who are committed to delivering high quality, safe patient care? If you are ambitious, motivated, experienced and looking for a new challenge to enhance your personal and professional development, we want to hear from you.
In terms of what we have to offer:
- 15 Operating theatres in our Main Theatre Suite, delivering services to all specialties including Cardiothoracic and2 Neurosurgery (if you have experience in these specialities we would encourage you to apply). If you want to work in a dynamic operating theatre suite where elective, emergency and trauma surgery is carried out in tandem this role will give you a skill set that is second to none
- A brand new Children Hospital for Wales’s building, with 5 dedicated state of the art paediatric operating theatres
- An innovative and fast paced Short Stay Surgical unit
- 12 Operating Theatres at University Hospital Llandough site, including 6 Orthopaedic Theatres
- The rare opportunity to gain specialist experience in the only Robotic Theatre in Wales.
You will have access to our in-house practice education team, and continuous professional development both in-service and up to and including Masters level study. You will get bespoke induction training, including a supernummary rotation programme. You will be based at the University Hospital of Wales and will be required to rotate into any of our theatre areas/sites as service demands dictate.
We operate in a thriving capital city, the fastest growing city outside of London and attract and retain excellent people. Come and see what Wales has to offer: from fabulous shopping centres and nightlife to beautiful coastlines and outdoor activities. We are ready to take the next step. Are you?
We look forward to meeting you!
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post.
Closing Date: 24th October 2106
For further details / informal visits contact:
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Cardiff and Vale 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.
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.
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.
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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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