Mental Health Nurse

Posted 16 September by NHS Business Services Authority
Ending soon

Powys is cited as being a wonderful place to live and work. It is a rural health setting where you can personally and professionally grow and patients are truly at the heart of care provision. If you are an ambitious professional in search of job satisfaction that others can only dream about, prepare for a very pleasant surprise as Powys is the place to be. We are looking for staff who have energy, enthusiasm, commitment and drive and who are patient-centered. Whatever your career aspirations, we are committed to supporting and developing you.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Registered Mental Health Nurse (Band 5) position to work as part of our dedicated team within the Adult Acute In-patient service on Felindre Ward, Bronllys.


The unit provides assessment, treatment and stabilisation of patients with serious mental health problems. Felindre ward is a 16 bedded plus 2 crisis beds acute admission ward for adults (18 -65 years) suffering with serious mental health problems and covers the catchment area of Powys.

The successful candidate must have an interest in acute inpatient care and enjoy working in a busy and challenging environment. Possess good communication skills and demonstrate a willingness to develop in the staff nurse position.

They need to have a flexible approach to work to meet the rotational shifts patterns to cover a 24 hour period and should also be physically fit to undertake PMVA training.

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.

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

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameCarol WoodhouseJob titleWard managerAdditional contact information

Carol Woodhouse
Ward Manager | Rheolwr Ward
Felindre Ward | Ward Felindre
Bronllys Hospital | Ysbyty Bronllys
Bronllys | Bronllys
Brecon | Aberhonddu
Powys
LD3 0LU

Email | Ebost: carol.woodhouse@wales.nhs.uk

Telephone | Ffon :

Fax | Ffacs:

Powys Teaching Health Board | Bwrdd lechyd Addysgu Powys

Reference: 40889097

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