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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 08/04/2021.


Job Reference: 110-AC101-0321W-A

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
Equality and Welsh Language
Pontypridd Cottage Hospital / Homeworking, Pontypridd
£24,907 - £30,615 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.

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board are keen to appoint a translator to the Welsh Language Services Team. If you have a keen interest in translation and language then this role will be right for you. You will contribute to ensuring that Welsh speaking patients are able to use Welsh, and you will be part of a team that supports over 13,500 members of staff to provide bilingual healthcare in Rhondda Cynon Taf, Merthyr and Bridgend. We are keen to consider all applicants and all circumstances, so please apply if you wish to work full-time or part-time and we will be more than happy to consider your needs. This role will predominately be done at home with the need to work from an office occasionally (however this can also be discussed).

*Please note that this is role is for translation between Welsh and English only. Please also read the Person Specification and Job Description before applying, and write your application explaining how you believe you meet the requirements.*

The ability to speak Welsh is essential for this role

Closing date: 8th April 2021

For further details / informal visits contact:

Ben Screen, Senior Translator

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