A key lifeline
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB) is the largest health organisation in Wales servicing a quarter of the population across Anglesey, Gwynedd, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire and Wrexham) as well as some parts of mid Wales, Cheshire and Shropshire. It provides a full range of primary, community, mental and acute hospital services across 3 district hospitals, 22 community hospitals and a network of over 90 health centres, clinics, community health team bases and mental health units. BCUHB also coordinate the work of 113 GP practices and the NHS services provided by dentists, opticians and pharmacists across the region.
Revitalising healthcare in North Wales
It’s no secret that the NHS in North Wales has had its fair share of challenging times, but the forward-thinking nature and sheer drive and determination of our workforce has carried us through the dark days and we are now emerging on the other side. BCUHB is evolving and moving in a positive direction due to strategic planning, additional investment in infrastructure and more transparent communication channels between staff and Board members. Recruiting, retaining and developing a diverse and talented workforce will accelerate our journey. So why not come and build your future whilst helping us shape ours?
"I'm immensely proud in having established Celtic Pride - BCUHB's LGBT support network. BCUHB was named in Stonewalled's Top 100 UK Employers in 2018."
"There is scope for good progression within the Trust. Within two years of qualifying, I was promoted to a Senior Cardiac Physiologist."
"It's so rewarding, I've learned valuable life-skills from patients and from my co-workers who are all hugely inspiring."
"I've been working for the Health Board for 25 years. Things change in healthcare, but the people you care for are so appreciative of the services you provide, it makes working in North Wales a joy."
"Most mornings I run 5km trail around the hills around Abergele. After a hot shower it's across to the office, where I get to develop, build and integrate creative solutions into our Informatics Portal."
"I live in a small village called Penmaenmawr on the coast. Every morning I wake up and see the sea and when I walk out of the front door I have views of the mountains in the opposite direction."