Our philosophy Cwm Taf Cares is at the heart of everything we do as we are committed to the health, wellbeing and development of our staff.
We provide hospital and community based services to people living in Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil. Our vision is to care for our communities and patients by preventing ill-health, promoting better health, providing excellent services and reducing the need for inpatient care wherever possible through the provision of strengthened home, primary and community care.
We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Consultant Urologist to join the existing Urological Department at Cwm Taf University Health Board. The post holder will be based at The Royal Glamorgan Hospital, LLantrisant, but will also be required to undertake sessions at Prince Charles Hospital, Merthyr Tydfil and across other Hospital sites within the Health Board. This post will have a urological emergency ‘on call’ commitment at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital / Prince Charles Hospital on a 1:5 basis. We would welcome a good candidate with a subspecialist interest that would complement the department.
The successful applicant will be either on the specialist register or be within 6 months of CCT by the date of interview.
The health board is located outside the capital city of Cardiff with excellent transport links and is within easy access of the M4 motorway. There are many areas of outstanding beauty nearby, to the north is the Brecon Beacons National Park, and to the south is the rolling countryside of Vale of Glamorgan and the South Wales Heritage Coast. There is an excellent choice of housing within easy travelling times of the hospitals.
Informal enquiries are welcomed contacting Mr Tim Appanna or Miss A J French on 01443 446443 or 01443 443653.
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Interview date - TBC.
Cwm Taf University Health Board (UHB) reserve 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.
With effect from 1st April 2017 points 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 on AfC Pay Band 1 and Pay Band 2 will be adjusted to £16,523 to reflect the incorporation of the living wage £8.45 per hour.
All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.
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Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.