About the role

We are looking for someone exceptional to join our team as Head of Innovation Adoption - Digital and AI who shares our values of fairness, dignity and respect and can work with us to build upon our achievements and ensure our ambitious vision becomes a reality.

As a key member of the Life Sciences Hub Wales team, the Head of Innovation Adoption - Digital and AI will lead his or her team to deliver the Digital Health Ecosystem Wales programme, a collaboration between the Life Sciences Hub Wales and the NHS Wales Informatics Service (NWIS) funded through the Welsh Government’s Efficiency through Technology Programme and build engagement with NWIS, social care and specialist teams across NHS Wales to shape and deliver a programme of work to support the needs of the sector, with a focus on improving data capture, supporting early diagnostics, and surgical procedure. Please download full job description.


  • Fantastic working and team environment
  • Generous holiday entitlement - 30 days annual leave plus public holidays
  • 37.5-hour week for all full-time team members
  • Employee Assistance Programme and eye-care
  • Car parking (discretionary)
  • Flexi-time
  • Pension

How to apply

To apply, please forward a comprehensive CV with educational and professional qualifications, full employment history and current salary, in addition to a supporting statement.

The supporting statement should be no more than two sides of A4. Please provide evidence in the statement of your suitability against the criteria in the Person Specification, explain why you are interested in the position and where you saw the job advertised.

Applications should be submitted to careers@lshubwales.com

  • Closing Date for applications: 12:00, Friday 21 August 2020
  • Assessment Day: Thursday, 17 September 2020

For more information on the role, please see the full job description below:

Please note that we are not looking to engage with any agencies regarding this recruitment campaign.