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Cancer Services MDT Coordinator

Posted: 25 Sep 2020 Closes: 25 Oct 2020
Wales, United Kingdom £21,892 - £24,157 per annum
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Cancer Services MDT Coordinator

Job Reference: 001-AC281-0920

Employer: Department: Cancer Services Location: University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff Salary: £21,892 - £24,157 per annum


Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (the UHB) is a Smoke Free Health Board. Smoking is banned across all of the UHB sites. Staff are therefore not able to smoke in the hospital grounds or on any other UHB premises .

The UHB reserves the right to close this vacancy after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post.

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We are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from everyone and actively seek a diverse range of applicants. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential no matter their disability, sex, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, age, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity or marriage and civil partnership status.

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 role of the Cancer Services MDT Co-ordinator is to provide comprehensive administrative support to the Cancer Services Department. Primarily this will include; collecting, recording, analysing, interpreting and reporting statistical data which is required in Welsh Assembly Government monitoring of the Service and Financial Framework (SaFF) annual targets.

The post holder will manage, co-ordinate, organise and deliver designated cancer site-specific Multi-disciplinary Team (MDT) meetings in relation to the presentation, diagnosis, staging and definitive management of all newly diagnosed cancer patients in Cardiff and Vale NHS University Health Board.

To post holder is responsible for providing an accurate and timely account of the entire patient pathway on the National Cancer Database (Canisc). To communicate and liaise with key personnel, working within the Trust and external to the Trust, in order to ensure the availability of high quality clinical information to support the MDT. To record and maintain up to date information on all patients diagnosed with cancer and provide statistical information on a need to know basis.

Cancer Services provides MDT support across both University Hospital of Wales and University Hospital Llandough sites as such the post holder is required to be able to work across both sites.

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

Closing date: 18th October 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Alyn Coles - Cancer Services Manager


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