Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board appointment of an Independent Member (General / Corporate Business)

Published: 8 July 2021
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Closing date: 4pm, 3 August 2021
Interview date: 20 September 2021

The new Independent Member will be required to participate as a full member of the Board setting the strategy for the organisation. In addition, you will be expected to constructively challenge, to participate actively in the decision-making process of the Board, and to scrutinise the performance of the Executive in terms of meeting agreed goals and objectives.

Independent Members will among other things:

  • Play a full and active role in the governance of CTMUHB, both clinical and corporate.  You will take an active part in discussions, providing your opinion and challenge and support to the Board on key issues;
  • Act as a Corporate Trustee of Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board Charity;
  • Contribute to the work of the Board based upon your independence, your  past experience and knowledge, and your ability to stand back from the day-to-day operational management;
  • Contribute and accept corporate decisions to ensure a joined up, robust and transparent decision making process by the Board;
  • Be expected, in time, to fully understand the business through active involvement to enable the effective performance of the organisation;
  • Be supportive of the need for close working with other public, private and voluntary organisations and will make sure that the views of patients, carers and families are fully involved in helping to shape, develop and improve services;
  • Analyse and critically review complex information and contribute to sound decision-making.
    Be expected to support Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board’s values and behaviours, ‘living’ the values in their role as a Board Member;
  • Contribute to the governance and finance of the Health Board, ensuring it is open and honest in its work by contributing fully in the decision-making process.

Welsh language skills are essential.

You can find out further details and how to apply here

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