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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 23/12/2021.

Online Applications Developer

Job Reference: 082-AC104-1221

Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW)
Ty Dysgu, Nantgarw
£40,057 - £45,839 per annum

Established on 1 October 2018, Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW) is the only Special Health Authority within NHS Wales. We sit alongside Health Boards and Trusts, and have a leading role in the education, training, development, and shaping of the healthcare workforce in Wales, in order to ensure high-quality care for the people of Wales.

Our key functions include:

  • Working closely with partners and key stakeholders, and planning ahead to ensure the health and care workforce meets the needs of the NHS and people of Wales, now and in the future;
  • Being a reputable source of information and intelligence on the Welsh health and care workforce;
  • Commissioning, designing, and delivering high-quality, value for money education and training, in line with standards;
  • Using education, training, and development to encourage and facilitate career progression;
  • Supporting education, training, and service regulation by playing a key role in representing Wales, and working closely with regulators;
  • Developing the healthcare leaders of today and the future;
  • Providing opportunities for the health and care workforce to develop new skills;
  • Promoting health and care careers in Wales, and Wales as a place to live;
  • Supporting the professional workforce and organisation development profession with Wales;
  • Continuously improving what we do and how we do it.

For more information on this vacancy please contact the recruiting manager, who will be pleased to discuss their employment opportunity with you.

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The organisation also reserves the right to close a vacancy early or withdraw an advertisement at any stage of the process, to enable internal staff requiring to be redeployed in suitable roles.

Applications may be submitted in Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

We are recruiting for 2 full-time Online Applications Developer at Band 7 within the Digital Team.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on nationwide applications within the Digital team.

With an in-depth knowledge and experience of web technologies such as Laravel/PHP (Object orientated), MySQL, JavaScript/ jQuery and AJAX and experience of working with MVC design patterns, they will work within a small team of developers responsible for national systems and services.

Knowledge of building complex, data driven online applications to a specification, they will also have experience with setting up and maintaining production and development environments and fully testing their systems. Additional opportunity to input into the early stages of designing a national platform comprising of key services for NHS Wales.

Experience of delivering applications on cloud architecture such as Microsoft Azure via contained web apps with shared resources and secured access for users.

To apply please complete the application form on NHS Jobs which must include evidence to support the required behaviours set out in the person specification.

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

These roles will be expected to work on-site from Ty Dysgu, Nantgarw CF15 7QQ. Occassional remote/home working will be offered.

HEIW are unable to provide sponsorship for candidates to work in the UK.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Marijn Kampf

Solutions Design & Development Manager

01443 824256


HEIW Digital main contact
03300 585 005

It is essential that your application demonstrates how you meet the job description / person specification for this post.

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.

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