Nursing Jobs Wales

Thornbury Nursing Services are currently recruiting for nurse jobs in Wales. We are looking for qualified, experienced nurses to fill last-minute, temporary and/or short-term shifts. These shifts are for a range of healthcare organisations that we work with including the NHS and private healthcare institutes.

Operating in Wales, we are a specialist nursing agency that place nurses into temporary roles throughout the country. These roles are often last-minute and sometimes in remote locations. In return for filling these shifts and delivering a high quality of care, we offer our nurses a brilliant benefits package and outstanding rates of pay.

If you’re interested in working for Thornbury Nursing Services, register here to start the process and take the next step in your nursing career.

Why work with Thornbury Nursing Services to find a nurse job in Wales?

Our nurses are our reputation. We recruit only the very best professionals and those who embrace our ethos. In return for the hard work and exceptional care our nurses deliver, we offer outstanding pay rates and a range of benefits. These include:

  • Reimbursed travel expenses
  • Paid NMC fees
  • Free annual flu voucher
  • 24/7 nurse-led telephone support
  • Access to exclusive training courses

We also offer unique flexibility for nursing jobs in Wales, thanks to our Quick Nurse platform. Once you’re fully registered to work with us, you will gain access to Quick Nurse – where you can let us know your availability and start booking nursing shifts in Wales.

You have full control over the types of shifts you take, including the date and time, as well as the healthcare organisation you work for. The flexibility we offer also means you can work with Thornbury Nursing Services alongside another part-time or full-time job you have.

Where we operate in Wales

As a nursing agency operating in Wales, we place nurses everywhere in the country. Some of the locations we operate in are:

  • Newport
  • Wrexham
  • Bangor
  • Aberystwyth
  • Pembrokeshire
  • Carmarthenshire
  • Cardiff


If you’re interested in a nursing job in Wales with Thornbury Nursing Services, we ask that you meet the requirements for your specialism before applying. We set requirements to ensure the nurses we hire have the necessary skills and experience to deliver the quality of care patients expect.

We require a minimum of 6 months UK-based experience for general nurses. The requirements for specialist nurses and midwives will vary. You can find out exactly how much experience we require for each specialism by visiting our specialism pages.

If you meet these requirements and would like to work with us, register here today and take the next step in your nursing career.

Benefits of working as a nurse in Wales

Wales is a great place to live and work. It’s known for its rich history, culture, and national parks.

  • History – In Wales, there are 427 castles, many of which are preserved and open to the public. Visiting them offers an opportunity to step back in time and learn about the history of the country.
  • Cost of living – The average cost of living in Wales is 15% lower than in the rest of the UK.
  • Beaches and national parks – Wales is home to plenty of beaches and national parks. One of which is Snowdonia, home to Mount Snowdon, the largest mountain in England and Wales. Snowdonia boasts 9 mountain ranges and hosts an incredible population of wildlife.

Types of nursing jobs in Wales we’re recruiting for

We recruit nurses and midwives across a range of specialisms. Some of these include:

To see the full list of specialisms, visit our specialisms page. On each page, you can learn more about the skills and experience needed for each specialism, as well as some more information about what to expect when working with Thornbury Nursing Services.

Nursing pay rates in Wales

We believe exceptional skills should be recognised with exceptional rewards

Working as an agency nurse requires a high level of skill and our outstanding pay rates reflect this. Nursing pay rates are dependent on location, specialism and experience and we calculate our pay rates based on grades. Learn more about our and why we don’t pay our nurses through umbrella companies.

What our nurses say about us

I feel valued

I have been with Thornbury since 2006 and I have never looked back. The support, understanding, and commitment to deliver is excellent. The range and variety of work is superb. Pay is good.

Yvonne, GB
A massive 5 stars from me

Thornbury has always been excellent in helping to find the best shifts that suit me. Joining Thornbury was one of the best decisions I’ve made in my career. I would recommend Thornbury to anyone.

James, GB
Fantastic agency to work with

Thornbury have always been highly professional, organised and extremely helpful. I am grateful to be part of the team.

Salma, GB

Contact us today to find your perfect nursing job in Wales

If you’d like to visit us to discuss your options regarding nurse jobs in Wales, we have an office in Cardiff where a member of our friendly team can help you with the whole process. Alternatively, you can call us on 0333 323 4029, or simply fill out the registration form online.

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