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Project Manager

Band 6

Main area
Primary Care
Band 6
Permanent: Full time 37.5 hours a week
37.5 hours per week (Full Time 37.5 hours per week)
Job ref
To be confirmed
Cardiff and Barry
£32,306 - £39,027 per annum
Salary period
28/10/2021 23:59



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.


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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


An exciting opportunity has arisen at Cardiff & Vale UHB for a permanent project manager to join the Primary, Community and Intermediate Care (PCIC) Clinical Board. This role will be developing, delivering and supporting exciting and innovative projects which will make a difference to our population health and wellbeing.

The successful candidate will work across primary and community services managing a number of projects or programmes across Cardiff and Vale UHB. To-date this has included the roll out of first point of contact services (mental health and MSK) to support the sustainability of general medical services. The post will also include working with other colleagues to support cluster working.

 You will demonstrate a professional project management approach that involves considerable responsibility for coordinating projects and aligned to outcomes that matter to the people we serve and to both national and local delivery plans. You will be responsible for effectively managing multiple projects with development and regular review of project plans, ensuring progress and delivery of key objectives and project targets, as well as analysis of performance data to inform decision making.

The successful candidate, will also need to have experience of business planning, finance, human resources, health and safety, quality and service improvement, as well as operational delivery.

You will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team within the corporate PCIC team, as well as working closely with the locality and cluster teams.

You will be educated to post graduate or equivalent level with a professional management qualification and with significant experience of service development and delivery in a public service environment. You will be able to demonstrate experience in leading projects with the ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines, worked effectively with a wide range of internal and external  stakeholders.  You will be able to demonstrate an ability to develop and sustain positive and effective relationships and a proven track record of delivery against timescales and within budget.

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


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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

Rachel Thomas

Assistant Director of Operations - Planning & Delivery