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Project Support Manager

Job Reference: 120-AC549-0920

NHS Wales Informatics Service
Project Support Manager, NHS Wales Informatics Service (NWIS)
NHS Wales Informatics Service, Castlebridge, Cardiff, South Wales
£31,365 - £37,890 Per annum

NHS Wales Informatics Services has a large portfolio of information and technical service programmes and projects, which will enable a digital future and the modern services needed by NHS Wales, health and care professionals, patients and citizens.

NWIS is the first organisation in the UK to receive the new "British Standard for Valuing People"

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

In partnership with NHS Wales organisations, the NHS Wales Informatics Service (NWIS) delivers over 70 national information and technology services needed for modern patient care. Integration and co-operation between health organisations is a key tenet of healthcare policy, along with a commitment to avoid duplication and ‘do things once for Wales’.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Support Manager to join our Service Transformation team. Working as part of the programme, the post holder will be responsible for delivering specified projects that support the current Digital Health and Social Care Strategy - Informed Health and Care. Whilst there are a wide range of projects within this team, it is envisaged this role will be involved in the following projects:

  • Test, Trace and Protect implementation
  • Welsh Laboratory Information Management System upgrade.

You will be responsible for the successful delivery of small national projects or complex work streams; ensuring that products are delivered to the required standard of quality and within the specified constraints of time and quality.

This is an excellent opportunity for those with project management skills wishing to work at the National level or who aspire to become a National Project Manager.

Previous NHS and IM&T Project experience together with knowledge of PRINCE2 are required for this post.

Above all, we will be looking for the results driven approach, and the motivation necessary to meet the service needs of the organisation.

The benefits of working for us include:
• 27 days holiday + public holidays
• Flexible working hours
• Child care vouchers
• Personal development and career opportunities
• Automatic membership of NHS pension scheme

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

Closing date - 20th September 2020.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Ben Rowlands

Job title: Principal Project Manager

Email address:

Telephone number: 02920 502842

Applicants that require a Tier 2 (General) Certificate of Sponsorship are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications but will be subject to satisfying the resident labour market test, unless an exemption applies. Compliance with all other guidance set by the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and Immigration rules, is also required. For further information please visit the UKVI website.

Please note that if your successful employment is subject to a Time Limited Right to Work, then the tenure of your contract of employment will be limited to reflect your Right to Work

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