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Day Hospital Nurse

Band 5

Main area
Older Persons Mental Health
Band 5
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Heddfan Unit / Wepre House
£24,214 to £30,112 per annum
21/07/2019 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.

And … If successful  why not join our temporary staffing Bank where you will have greater flexibility of when you work and we can support you to choose the shifts that fit in with your lifestyle and timetable. We will also introduce you to our smartphone App that allows you to share with us your availability.

For more information, please contact our friendly team on 03000 850 044 press 1, 2 or 3

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



Helyg Day Services provide assessment and treatment to people over the age of 65 and facilities a Holistic, Therapeutic and Evidence-Based approach to Older Persons Mental Health Care, both functional and organic.

It incorporates 2 Day Hospitals, one in the Flintshire area and one based within the Older Persons Mental Health Unit (Heddfan) in Wrexham Maelor Hospital. The post holder will be expected to work in both these units, as well as various community settings and may be required to also carry out home visits.

We therefore work in partnership with both inpatients and community teams to provide a flexible, needs-led service whose main aims are to reduce unnecessary hospital admissions and provide support facilitate early discharge.

This is a demanding role within a service undergoing continued change, challenge and growth.

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic nurse who can positively enhance our small team, develop practice, including therapeutic group work, and championing mental health services for Older People.

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

Closing date: 21 July 2019


Mae Gwasanaethau Dydd Helyg yn cynnig asesiadau a thriniaeth i bobl dros 65 oed ac mae'n hwyluso ymagwedd Gyfannol, Therapiwtig ac sy'n Seiliedig ar Dystiolaeth tuag at Ofal Iechyd Meddwl Pobl Hŷn, ar lefel swyddogaethol ac organig.

Mae'n cynnwys dau Ysbyty Dydd, un yn ardal Sir y Fflint a'r llall yn gweithio'n bennaf yn yr Uned Iechyd Meddwl Pobl Hŷn (Heddfan) yn Ysbyty Maelor Wrecsam. Bydd disgwyl i ddeilydd y swydd weithio yn y ddwy uned hyn, yn ogystal ag mewn lleoliadau cymunedol amrywiol ac efallai y bydd angen iddo ymweld â chartrefi hefyd.

Felly rydym yn gweithio mewn partneriaeth â chleifion mewnol a thimau cymunedol i gynnig gwasanaeth hyblyg wedi'i arwain gan anghenion sydd â'r prif nodau o leihau derbyniadau diangen i'r ysbyty a chynnig cymorth a hwyluso rhyddhau cleifion yn gynnar.

Mae hon yn rôl ymestynnol mewn gwasanaeth sy'n destun newid, heriau a thwf parhaus.

Rydym yn chwilio am nyrs sydd â chymhelliant a brwdfrydedd sy'n gallu gwella ein tîm bach mewn ffordd bositif, datblygu arfer, gan gynnwys gwaith grŵp therapiwtig, a hyrwyddo gwasanaethau iechyd meddwl i Bobl Hŷn.

Mae’r gallu i siarad Cymraeg yn ddelfrydol ar gyfer y swydd hon; mae croeso i ymgeiswyr sy’n siarad Cymraeg a/neu Saesneg geisio am y swydd hon.

Dyddiad cau: 21 Gorffennaf 2019


Am fanylion pellach, cysylltwch â:
Sally Phillips, Team Manager
Ffon: 03000 859750

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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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Sally Phillips, Team Manager
Tel: 03000 859750