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This is a fixed term post for 1 year due to covering current post holder's secondment
Job title: Cancer Registration & Validation Officer
Area of work: Welsh Cancer Intelligence and Surveillance Unit
Base: Capital Quarter 2, Cardiff
Tenure: Fixed Term/Secondment - 12 months
Salary: Band 4 - £21,892
Working pattern: Full time - 37.5 hours per week
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a keen, enthusiastic, highly motivated individual to join the cancer registration team within the Welsh Cancer Intelligence Surveillance Unit (WCISU) at the Public Health Wales office in the Capital Quarter 2 in Cardiff. Applications are invited from candidates with an interest in working in health informatics.
The successful candidate will work as part of a team to compile the national cancer registry for the population of Wales. This will involve the interrogation of multiple data sources containing clinical and administrative data to derive a patient cancer registration in adherence to international clinical coding rules and national standards.
The successful candidate will be required to complete the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Level 2 Foundation Award for Cancer Registration Officers. The training programme is made up of on the job blended learning components and assessments.
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.
Welsh language skills are not necessary
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For further information regarding this role, please contact Hannah O’Connor Tel: 02921674945