Vacancy - Appointment of Independent Board Member - Community Member - ABMU Health Board

Date published: 23/04/2018

Name of body: Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board (ABM UHB)logo

Location: Board meetings held bi- monthly normally at various locations across the UHB. The UHB also has various committees, the meetings which meet either bi-monthly or quarterly.

Remuneration: The post of Independent Member will be paid at £15,936 per annum paid monthly or quarterly in arrears as agreed with the Health Board.   

Where an Independent Member is allowed time off from their current employment with pay to perform their duties, they will receive no additional remuneration for undertaking the Independent Member role. They will be treated in the same way as other employees who are given paid time off to undertake public duties.  

Minimum days required: four days per month

This is an exciting opportunity to make a contribution to local health services, aligned with the Strategic direction of NHS Wales.

Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board (ABMU) is a values-based organisation.  Working with patients and staff, the Health Board has established a values and behaviour framework based upon three core values: ‘Caring for each other’; ‘Working together’ and ‘Always Improving’.  These values will increasingly drive the work of the Board, including values-based recruitment and values-based appraisal of staff. 

ABMU is one of the largest integrated health organisations in the UK advancing clinical excellence and driving forward clinical research.  It covers a population of around 500,000 people and has an annual budget of over £1 billion and employs around 16,500 staff, 70% of whom are involved in direct patient care.  It provides integrated care for patients and delivers tertiary, acute, intermediate, mental health, community and primary care services to people in Swansea, Neath Port Talbot, Bridgend and beyond.  

In addition ABMU provides a large range of regional and sub-regional services including cardiac surgery and burns and plastic surgery for patient in the South West of England, forensic mental health for South Wales and learning disability services from Swansea to Cardiff as well as for the Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil areas. 

Read more here for application details and more information >>>

Closing date: 11.55pm, 6 May 2018

Interview dates: 21 May 2018 - 25 May 2018 


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