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Blood Transfusion Assistant Information Analyst

Job Reference: 358-2051732-CSI

University Hospitals of Leicester
Information Analyst
University Hospital Leicester, Leicester
£24,214 to £30,112

Blood Transfusion Assistant Information Analyst

Employer: University of Leicester Hospitals NHS

Department: Blood Transfusion Department

Location: LRI (Travel between UHL hospital sites may be required)

Salary: AfC Band 5

Hours: 37.5 hours a week

The Blood Transfusion department is seeking a highly motivated, committed and experienced assistant Information Analyst who will lead on the preparation and completion of datasets and returns to support the Blood Transfusion external and internal statutory requirements. In addition the post holder will liaise with staff of all levels and the Hospital Transfusion Committee to resolve data issues impacting the accuracy and completeness of Trust information.

This position offers a proactive and motivated candidate the chance to expand current proficiencies and develop new skills within a changing and challenging environment.

The position will require a good understanding of analytical and statistical techniques that can be applied to healthcare information.

You will have strong attention to detail and excellent communication skills both verbal and written including the ability to explain the information you produce in detail to a range of people; both internal and external customers and stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will have a helpful, supportive and professional attitude to work, is highly organised, able to work under pressure and have the ability prioritise and manage their workload, excellent attention to detail and high level IT skills are essential.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Amardeep Ghattaoraya on 0116 2586604 or

We will close vacancies prior to the published closing date if we receive a sufficient number of application forms.

Preference will be given in the first instance to existing NHS employees within the East Midlands healthcare community who are ‘at risk’ of redundancy. Such employees within the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust will be considered first.”

Important Information

Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application you are giving authorisation for the transfer of your data.

Correspondence regarding your application will be sent to you by email via a TRAC system account.

UHL is an equal opportunities employer. We aim to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve and where discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds who match our job criteria.

We especially welcome applications from members of our black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) communities, as we have identified that UHL has an under-representation of BAME employees at band 7 and above.

Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.

Appointments will be made on merit.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

If this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) .

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

We welcome applications from individuals who require Tier 2 sponsorship. NON-EEA candidates may not be appointed, if a suitable EU/EEA candidate is successful. This is due to the fact that it is unlikely the Trust would be able to satisfy the Home Office Visa requirements.

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