Welcome to Public Health Wales, the National Public Health Institute in Wales
Our vision is Working to achieve a healthier future for Wales
Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English. To support our all Wales service, we particularly welcome applications from Welsh speakers.
If you wish to be offered on a fixed term basis, you will need to have gained your line managers approval for the secondment prior to going to interview.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated individual to join us as Programme Manager. You will have the opportunity to lead and manage a number of cross-organisational programmes and projects, along with supporting us to continue to develop our Programme Management Office (PMO).
The Strategy and Planning Division has a unique role to play in leading and enabling Public Health Wales in the areas of strategy, corporate analytics, programme management and performance.
We are looking for a passionate and motivated Programme Manager with proven experience of successfully delivering complex programmes. You will have an opportunity to apply your professional experience to the implementation of major change programmes as we implement our revised long-term strategy. We are looking at someone who has a proven track record of delivery, that can build strong relationships and that can apply innovative approaches.
Our team is committed to living the values of Public Health Wales and proud of the work that we do. We strive to deliver work to an exceptionally high standard and draw on best practice/innovation.
The post holder will be responsible for working on behalf of the Programme Management Office and with key leads across Public Health Wales to:
Implement robust monitoring and action planning processes and developing a cohesive approach towards programme management and change delivery across the organisation.
As Programmes develop, the post holder will manage staff and will have day to day and line management responsibility for them. The role will provide specialist advice on project, programme and portfolio management.
The post holder will have responsibilities relating to their specific area of responsibility.
Key working relationships
Public Health Wales Executive Directors
Other NHS Organisations
Private sector / third sector
Public Health Wales is the National Public Health Institute in Wales. Our vision is 'Working to achieve a healthier future for Wales' where we play a pivotal role in driving improvements in population health and well-being, reducing health inequalities, improving healthcare outcomes, protecting the public and supporting the development of health in all policies across Wales.
Our organisation is guided by our Values, 'Working together, with trust and respect, to make a difference'. We are committed to creating an inclusive workplace that values equality, diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications which represent the rich diversity of the communities we serve and from those wishing to work part time or on a job share basis.
To find out more about working for us, the benefits we offer and guidance on the application process, please visit https://phw.nhs.wales/working-for-us/applicant-information-and-guidance/
The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.
You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click “Apply now” to view in Trac.
Welsh language skills are desirable