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Project Manager / Medical Writer

Band 6

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Project Manager / Medical Writer
Grade
Band 6
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Part time - 22.5 hours per week
Job ref
001-PST117-1021
Site
Welsh Medicines Information Centre, University Hospital of Wales
Town
Cardiff
Salary
£32,306 - £39,027 per annum pro rata
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
Today at 23:59

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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


 

The Welsh Medicines Information Centre (WMIC) is based in the Pharmacy Department at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff.

In this post you will be project managing our work for the Injectable Medicines Guide and the Neonatal and Paediatric Pharmacist Group. Your excellent written skills will be utilised in producing evidence summaries for Individual Patient Funding Requests, material for our Medicines Safety Officer and NHS medicines A-Z patient information guides for the NHS website. Alongside this work you will write and update questions and answers for the Specialist Pharmacy Service website and other material as required. You will be undertaking research and participating in the training of our undergraduate and diploma trainees. You may also be asked to support our Medicines Advice team in the enquiry answering service.

This is a great opportunity for an individual with project management and clinical writing experience to join our team.

Join us if you aspire to work in a centre which is well resourced and supported and with a progressive, innovative view of the future.

We are prepared to consider flexible working hours with this post.

We are searching for someone who shares our values that:

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

Post holders will be expected at all times to behave in accordance with our values demonstrating commitment to the delivery of high-quality services to patients.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post.

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Welsh language skills are desirable

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Anna Burgess
Job title
Pharmacist Team Leader, Medicines Advice
Email address
anna.burgess@wales.nhs.uk
Telephone number
029 2184 4975
Additional information

If you would like to find out more about the post please contact Anna Burgess (anna.burgess@wales.nhs.uk) or Alex Bailey (alex.bailey@wales.nhs.uk) who will arrange a convenient time to call you.