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Team Secretary

Posted: 9 Oct 2020 Closes: 7 Nov 2020
St David's Children Centre, Cardiff, United Kingdom £19,737 - £21,142 per annum pro rata
Permanent & Full-time NHS_53iYrhqWToyG

Team Secretary

Job Reference: 001-AC299-1020

Employer: Department: Administration Location: St David's Children Centre, Cardiff Salary: £19,737 - £21,142 per annum pro rata


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.

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

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 Children, Young People and Family Health Services Directorate, has a number of exciting opportunities for motivated and enthusiastic individuals to join us as Team Secretaries. We have the following roles available:

5 Hours - Neurodevelopment Team
30 Hours - Eating Disorders Team
30 hours - Enfys (A psychology-led service for children who are looked after)

The successful applicants should have a proactive and friendly attitude and be able to demonstrate substantial administrative experience and be able to meet the main duties of the role.

You will be required to work to a high standard of accuracy, have excellent organisational skills and be able to demonstrate initiative in planning your own workload in a way that supports the teams to effectively deliver clinical services.

It's important that you are an excellent communicator with experience of working to tight and changing deadlines. Applicants will be highly organised and efficient with excellent time and diary management skills and the ability to prioritise requests and to deal with conflicting demands. A high level of attention to detail supported by strong ICT skills is essential and proven skills and experience of providing secretarial support to large teams.

If this sounds like you and you want to join us in delivery high quality services to children and young people, then please submit your application, we look forward to hearing from you.

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

Closing date: 22nd October 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Katie Simpson Job title Deputy General Manager

Email address Telephone number 02921 836730

Additional contact information

Lindsay Lowe

Care Group Administrative & Operational Manager

02921 836730

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website.

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