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Ty Gwyn Care Home


21-23 Stanmore Road, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan CF64 2EZ


University Contact:

Mrs Rhian Barnes

Position:Lecturer/Director of Undergraduate Studies - Nursing & Midwifery
Telephone: +44 (0)29 206 87594Extension: 87594


Continuing Health Care, General Nursing, Palliative Care, Dementia Care


Older Adults

Key Learning Opportunities:

Participation in delivering fundamental and acute care according to individual need, e.g.

  • Assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of person-centred care.
  • Development of caring, supportive relationships with residents over time.
  • Effective and appropriate communication with residents and their relatives, other members of the caring team and outside agencies.
  • Multiagency working
  • Accountability
  • Decision making

Preparation for Practice:

Go to Ty Gwyn website and read the attachments


Staff work 12 hour shifts:  07.30 - 20.30 (1.5hr break = 11.5hrs) however, students can work: 07.00-14.00 and 14.00-20.00

Dress Code:


Last Updated:

October 2013

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