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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 27/09/2020.


Job Reference: 110-AC319-0920

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
Mental Health
Trealaw Resource Centre, Tonypandy
£18,185 - £19,337 per annum pro rata

We provide healthcare services to people living in Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf county borough areas, serving a population of around 450,000. We are ideally situated between Wales’s capital city, Porthcawl to the west, and the stunning scenery in the Beacon Beacons.

Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.

We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race/nationality, religion/belief, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.

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

All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh or English, and no preference will be given to applications submitted in either language.

We are seeing a highly motivated individual to work as a Clerk/Typist within the Community Drug and Alcohol Team based at Trealaw Resource Centre. The successful candidate will need to be forward thinking, be able to prioritise workload and be able to provide a full range of clerical and typing duties to support the team.

Good organisational and communication skills are essential as well as a flexible approach to work, along with an ability to deal with distressed and irate clients/carers with sensitivity and diplomacy. The successful candidate will have previous office experience, ideally in a similar role within the NHS, Social Care or other health related environment. A good general education, educated to 3 GCSEs or equivalent at Grade C or above as well as word processing/typing are essential. Knowledge of health IT systems to include Myrddin and FACE would be desirable although full training will be given.

The successful candidate will be able to work in a challenging environment and have a sensitive, caring and non-judgemental attitude to issues faced by people with Substance Misuse problems.

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

Closing date: 27th September 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Neil Thomas, Admin Team Leader
01443 443060

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board (UHB) reserve 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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