Appointment of an Independent Member to Swansea Bay University Health Board.

Body: Swansea Bay University Health Board.
Appointing Department: Welsh Government
Sector: Health
Location: Baglan, Port Talbot
Skills required: Legal / Judicial
Number of Vacancies: 1
Remuneration: £15,936 per year, plus travel and other reasonable expenses within reasonable limits.
Time Requirements: 4 days per month

Campaign Timeline

  • Competition Launched

    22/11/2021

  • Closed for Applications

    20/12/2021 at 16:00

  • Panel Sift

    03/01/2022

  • Final Interview Date

    14/02/2022

  • Announcement

    TBC

 

Assessment Panel

Vacancy Description

You will need to be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Ability to lead and inspire, to look ahead and identify key issues for the organisation;
  • Ability to work as part of a team and in partnership with other key organisations;
  • Ability to analyse complex information and contribute to sound decision making;
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to be clear and succinct, and to be able to engage with people at all levels;
  • Strong personal integrity and values which align with those of Swansea Bay;
  • Sound judgement, sensitivity and political awareness; and
  • Capacity to be independent and resilient.

Person Specification

The Independent Member will demonstrate the following qualities:

  • Relevant and recent experience in an area of legal services;
  • Experience of contributing effectively at a board and an understanding of what is needed to support the development of a unitary board in a large and complex organisation;
  • Experience of overseeing effective delivery of service priorities and an understanding of when and how to require more detail without losing the perspective of an independent (non executive) member;

Additional Information

For further information regarding the selection process, please contact:

Public Appointments Team / Public Bodies Unit

Email: publicappointments@gov.wales

For further information regarding the role of the independent member, please contact Emma Woollett, Chair of Swansea Bay Local University Health Board. Tel: (01639) 683379  Email: Emma.Woollett@wales.nhs.uk

For further information about Swansea Bay Local University Health Board, you may wish to visit the Health Board’s internet web site:  http://www.wales.nhs.uk/sitesplus/863/home

If you need any further assistance in applying for this role, please contact  publicappointments@gov.wales.

For further information about Public Appointments in Wales, please visit www.gov.wales/publicappointments

How to Apply

To apply for this role, click on the ‘Apply’ button on the Welsh Government online recruitment centre. The first time you apply for a post, you will need to complete a registration form for the Welsh Government’s online application system.  You will only need to register once, and you will be able to keep yourself updated on the progress of your application, and any other applications you make, via your registered account.

Once you’ve registered, you’ll be able to access the application form.  To apply you will need to submit two supporting documents. The first, a document outlining how your knowledge, skills and experiences meet the criteria for the role as outlined in the information for candidates.  This document should be no more than 2 sides of A4.  Your application may be rejected if you exceed this limit.  The second document is a full, up to date CV.  The two documents should be uploaded to the ‘Reasons for applying’ section of the online application form.

In your application, you will also be asked to provide details of any activities which have helped you to develop skills that would be useful in a public appointment role, and list the organisations for which you undertook these activities.  We also need to know about any political activity that you’ve undertaken over the last 5 years. 

It is recommended that you register for an account and access the application form as soon as possible so that you see how the application form is structured, before starting to prepare your evidence.  You don’t have to complete the application form all in one go.  You can save your responses, and log in and out as required, until you’re ready to submit – just follow the guidance in the application form.

If you’d like to apply for this opportunity in Welsh, please use the ‘Newid Iaith / Change Language’ link at the top of this page, to take you to the Welsh version of this advert, from which you can apply in Welsh.

If you need any further assistance in applying for this role, please contact the Welsh Government’s Public Appointments Team on: PublicAppointments@gov.wales.

For further information about Public Appointments in Wales, please visit www.gov.wales/publicappointments.

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