Position title
Head of Patient Care -HMT Band 8

Following the promotion of the current post-holder, we are looking to appoint a new Head of Patient Care. This is a key role within the senior nursing team at our new HMT Sancta Maria Hospital in SA1.

As a registered charity, Sancta Maria Hospital is well established and has been providing care to patients for over 50 years. We are only private hospital in Swansea offering a wide range of procedures carried out by a number of our leading consultants and are passionate about putting the patient first.

Reporting to the Head of Clinical Services/Deputy Hospital Director you will play a key role in ensuring we deliver the HMT Quality Governance Strategy.



We are looking for a dynamic, skilled and experienced nurse leader to manage and lead both our Day Wards and the 12 bedded surgical inpatient ward. Supported by a team of Senior Staff Nurses, you will ensure a clear focus on delivering high quality nursing care.

Working alongside a variety of Consultants, you will lead the wider nursing team and ensure they have the variety of skills needed to respond to the broad variety of specialist surgery provided

Job Benefits

HMT recognises that its staff represent the single most important lever in delivering quality care and change as care and treatments evolve. For these reasons we aspire to make HMT the employer of choice within the area.

At HMT Sancta Maria Hospital you’ll have the opportunity to be part of a developed workforce which has the appropriate time to care for their patients. We want our people to be skilled, motivated, informed and engaged to perform their roles. Once you are a part of our team, we will ensure that the work you do with us remains challenging and engaging throughout your career.

Benefits include:

  • Enhanced pay for unsociable hours
  • 27 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Private medical insurance
  • Workplace pension
  • On-going training and development
  • Quality work environment
  • Employee Assistant Programme
  • Long Service Recognition
  • Wellbeing Programmes
  • Team Working
  • Staff Referral Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

Full Job Description can be downloaded below.

To apply, please download the below HMT application form and upload it via the 'APPLY NOW' button alongside a copy of your CV.

HMT reserves the right to close this vacancy early. We therefore encourage early applications.

Following the closing date, you will only be contacted should you be shortlisted for interview.

This post is subject to Disclosure and Barring Services Disclosure.


Informal discussions are welcomed and all short listed candidates will be invited to visit the hospital to meet the team. If you wish to discuss the vacancy, please call Sara Jones (Head of Clinical Services / Deputy Hospital Director) on 07889816391


Employment Type
Duration of employment
Job Location
Lamberts Road, Swansea, Swansea, SA1 8FD
Working Hours
37.5 hrs pw
Base Salary
£49,725-£54,990 Per year
Date posted
October 8, 2021
Valid through
October 31, 2021
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Position: Head of Patient Care -HMT Band 8

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