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Health Care Support Worker

Band 3

Main area
Substance Misuse Team
Band 3
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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HMP Berwyn
£18,813 to £20,795 per annum pro rata
26/06/2019 23:59

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB)  North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.


Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site today:


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


Applications may be submitted in Welsh.  Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.





£18,813 to £20,795 pro rata y flwyddyn

37.5 AWR YR WYTHNOS (mae oriau llawn amser a rhan-amser ar gael)

Mae hwn yn gyfle ardderchog i fod yn rhan o'r Tîm Nyrsio mewn carchar newydd sbon mewn partneriaeth â'r Gwasanaeth Cenedlaethol Rheoli Troseddwyr (NOMS).

Mae HMP Berwyn yn cael ei ddatblygu gyda diwylliant adsefydlu cadarn wrth ei wraidd.  Y gwerthoedd allweddol sy'n cael eu hymgorffori ym mhob ardal yw gwerthfawrogi ein gilydd a dathlu cyflawniadau, gweithredu'n onest a siarad y gwir bob amser, edrych i'r dyfodol gydag uchelgais a gobaith, cadw at degwch a chyfiawnder ym mhopeth a wnawn, cofleidio diwylliant Cymreig a'r iaith Gymraeg ac i ddal ati!

Byddwch wedi cymhwyso hyd at lefel 3 NVQ mewn gofal iechyd neu bydd gennych brofiad cyfwerth mewn maes gwasanaeth perthnasol gan fod yn fodlon ymgymryd ag unrhyw hyfforddiant angenrheidiol. 

Byddwch yn gyfrifol am:

  • Darparu gofal iechyd o ddydd i ddydd ar gyfer defnyddwyr gwasanaeth o dan oruchwyliaeth clinigwr
  • Gweithio mewn partneriaeth â defnyddwyr gwasanaeth, cydweithwyr iechyd a gofal cymdeithasol eraill a chan gynnwys staff Gwasanaeth Cenedlaethol Rheoli Troseddwyr fel bo'n briodol
  • Cefnogi'r Tîm Nyrsio yn ehangach o ran darparu gofal iechyd ar gyfer defnyddwyr gwasanaeth, gan weithio'n hyblyg i gefnogi anghenion y gwasanaeth ac i'w hategu

Nodwch y bydd unrhyw gynnig cyflogaeth yn amodol ar dderbyn gwiriad manylach yn llwyddiannus gan y Gwasanaeth Datgelu a Gwahardd a phrosesau fetio'r carchar





 £18,813 to £20,795 per annum pro rata

37.5 HOURS PER WEEK (full-time & part-time hours available)

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of the Nursing Team within a brand new prison in partnership with the National Offender Management Service (NOMS).

HMP Berwyn is being developed with a strong rehabilitative culture at its heart.  The key values being built into all areas are to value each other and celebrate achievements, act with integrity and always speak the truth, look to the future with ambition and hope, uphold fairness and justice in all we do, embrace welsh language and culture and to stick at it!

We are recruiting to a Healthcare Support Worker post that will work for Substance Misuse.

You will be qualified to NVQ level 3 in healthcare or have the equivalent experience in a relevant service area and be willing to undertake any necessary training. 

You will be responsible for:

  • Provide day to day healthcare for service users under the supervision of a clinician
  • Work in partnership with service users, other health and social care colleagues and including National Offender Management Service  staff as appropriate
  • Support the wider Nursing Team in providing healthcare to service users, working flexibly to support and meet the needs of the service

Please note that any offer of employment will be subject to the successful receipt of enhanced DBS and prison vetting clearances.


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Applicant requirements

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Os hoffech drafod y swydd wag hon mewn mwy o fanylder cysylltwch â Jo Hudson, Rheolwr Nyrsio Clinigol Camddefnyddio Sylweddau ar 01978 523390 neu anfonwch e-bost at

If you wish to discuss this vacancy in more detail please contact Jo Hudson, Clinical Substance Misuse Nurse Manager on 01978 523390 or email