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Regional Coordinator Suicide and Self Harm

Job Reference: 001-AC120-0520

Employer:
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Department:
Mental Health
Location:
Hafan Y Coed, Cardiff
Salary:
£38,890 to £44,503 per annum

CARING FOR PEOPLE - KEEPING PEOPLE WELL

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


THIS POST IS FIXED TERM FOR 3 YEARS DUE TO FUNDING

Regional Coordinator

Suicide and self-harm prevention

This is a fixed term post for 3 years due to funding.

If you are a Public Health Wales employee this post will only be offered on a secondment basis and you will need to have gained your line managers approval for the secondment prior to going to interview.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for three dynamic, enthusiastic, experienced and motivated people to join the national suicide and self-harm prevention team. These posts are fixed term for an initial period of 3 years. One post will be based in each regional forum across Wales, reporting to the National lead for suicide and self-harm prevention on a day to day basis.

The post holders will be responsible for overseeing the implementation and delivery of the national strategic objectives of ‘Talk to Me Too’, the national suicide and self-harm prevention strategy across Wales. The roles will also be responsible for coordinating the activities of Regional Forums under the guidance of the National Advisory Group, across a wide range of stakeholders.

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

Closing date: 2nd June 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Miranda Barber Consultant Clinical Psychologist

Miranda.Barber@wales.nhs.uk 02921 833018

 

Will Beer (public heath consultant ABUHB)

William.beer@wales.nhs.uk 01633 261448

 

Julian John Chair, SSH Sub-committee at CTMUHB Director at Merthyr and the Valleys Mind
Julian.John@matvmind.org.uk 01685 707 480




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