Assistant Operational Manager - Covid Testing - COVID-19 in Newport

Job description

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.

Please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any time should it be filled via the internal redeployment process

THIS POST IS FIXED TERM/SECONDMENT UNTIL 31st MARCH 2022 TO MEET THE NEEDS OF THE SERVICE.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR THE SECONDMENT POSITION, YOU MUST OBTAIN PERMISSION FROM YOUR CURRENT LINE MANAGER PRIOR TO APPLYING FOR THIS POST.

The health and care system in Wales is facing a huge challenge as it works to tackle the virus within its communities. Aneurin Bevan University Health Board set up a testing unit to ensure that anyone who develops symptoms can quickly be tested to find out if they have the virus.

The programme has been operational for the last four months, and the testing unit is an essential component of the Health Boards Testing Strategy to sustain testing and decrease/stop the spread of the virus. The function of testing is relied upon by the region to provide clarity and assurance to those that need it. It works in parallel with the Regional Tracing Service to help trace close recent contacts of anyone who tests positive.

The Assistant Operational Manager for Testing will be responsible for the day to day running of the Health Board’s temporary testing units, to include managing its staff and processes. To support the Operational Lead in managing the testing team to ensure a high standard of professionalism, efficiency and effectiveness in the delivery of its service

To deputise for the Operational Lead for testing where appropriate.

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

Extra information

Status
Open
Location
Newport
Published at
08-10-2021
Profession Sub-category
Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
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