Tell us whether you accept cookies

We use cookies to collect information about how you use the NHS Jobs website. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible.

Return to search

NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 13/06/2021.

All Wales Medical Genomics Service (AWMGS) Administrator

Job Reference: 001-AC211-0621

Employer:
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Department:
Administration
Location:
University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park Way, Cardiff
Salary:
£19,737 - £21,142 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 12 MONTHS TO MEET THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Administrator to join the All Wales Medical Genomics Service based at the University Hospital of Wales. The post is a fixed term position within the service.

The All Wales Medical Genetics Service (AWMGS) provides a comprehensive clinical genetics and laboratory service to the 3 million residents of Wales.

AWMGS is a major stakeholder in the Welsh Government’s plan to create a sustainable, internationally-competitive environment for genomics. The Genomics for Precision Medicine Strategy launched in 2017 is looking to develop a service that is innovative, responsive and well-connected to the major genetics and genomics initiatives that are evolving worldwide.

The post holder will support the Directorate Management team that provides the operational and support structure to the whole service.

They will also be part of an administration team that consists of Receptionists, Clinic Coordinators and Admin & Clerical personnel. A team who work alongside and in collaboration with Medical Secretaries and Family History Coordinators, supporting a team of Clinical Genetics staff, including Consultants, SPRs, Genetics Counselors, Clinical Scientists and Technologists.

The Directorate encourages personal development and you will be expected to take an active part in the values based appraisal process. Not only is this a busy and challenging specialty but you would also be joining a friendly and dedicated team

We are looking for individuals who share the core values of the organisation:

  • We care about the people we serve and the people we work with
  • We trust one another
  • We respect each other
  • We take personal responsibility
  • We treat people with kindness
  • We act with integrity

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

For further details / informal visits contact:

Sharon Norman

AWMGS Administration Manager

sharon.norman@wales.nhs.uk




To work in the UK, all candidates who are not UK or Republic of Ireland (RoI) nationals require sponsorship to obtain either a Health and Care visa or Skilled Worker visa, unless you have permission to work via another route. Non UK / RoI candidates wishing to apply should self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship by visiting Work in the UK. If you are eligible for the Health and Care visa, application costs are lower and you do not need to pay the annual Immigration Health Surcharge.

Please note that the inbox is not monitored. If you have any queries please contact the Recruitment Helpdesk on 02920 905353.



SAFERJobs To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit SAFERjobs (https://www.safer-jobs.com), a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.

  • Disability Confident Employer
  • Employer Recognition Scheme Silver
  • Mindful Employer Logo
  • Age Positive Logo
  • Stonewall Logo
  • Apprenticeships Logo
  • Armed Forces Covenant
  • Stonewall Top 100 Employer 2018
  • Welsh Core Principles Toolkit