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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/09/2020.

Head of Digital Analytics

Job Reference: 370-ADM8BCIS-1620

Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
IT Clinical Information Services
£53,168 to £62,001 pa

We are WHH an NHS Foundation Trust acknowledged as providing a positive learning environment and proud to be recognised as a Teaching Hospital. We provide first class services at Warrington Hospital, Halton General Hospital and the Cheshire and Merseyside Treatment Centre in the North West of England.

Our mission is to be Outstanding for our patients, our communities and each other.

We pride ourselves in being consciously inclusive and enjoy working with and for the diverse community we serve, employing a high calibre of skilled staff, reflective of our communities.

Our vision is to continue to deliver high quality, safe and sustainable health and care services to the local population of Warrington, Halton and beyond. Our approach to healthcare is founded on our five core values; Working Together, Excellence, Accountable, Role Models and Embracing Change.

As an applicant or employee of WHH you have our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion, it’s the way we work! Our beliefs and culture insist that no job applicant or employee will receive less favourable treatment from the start of the employment journey.

Working at WHH means joining a team of 4,000+ professional and support staff who local people look to, to keep them well and support their well-being. If you embrace these values and are motivated to making a difference to our patients, we'll look forward to receiving your application.

Head Of Digital Analytics

(Subject to Banding)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Digital Analytics Lead to drive improvements in patient care through data and digital insights. The NHS is on a journey to modernise Health & Social Care services by investing in modern, efficient and effective technology with no organisational boundaries. Join our team as we embark on our next phase to enable seamlessly integrated and optimised health & care.

This new role will fulfil day to day leadership responsibilities for the Digital Analytics Department within Digital Services. The appointee is expected to uphold the values and culture of the department, Digital Services leadership and wider Trust.

Reporting to our Deputy Chief Information Officer, you will deliver the reporting and intelligence objectives in pursuit of excellence in health & social care. Whilst responsible for the effective delivery information and intelligence services, your personal development will benefit from leading our vision of a single version of our truth, surfaced through a recently in-house developed Business Intelligence LION Portal.

Whilst Trust objectives will form your key focus you will explore the benefits of the rapidly emerging Cheshire & Merseyside intelligence solutions not least in response to the ongoing Pandemic and explore the capability to gain ever more impactful insights from available information sources.

As the trust delivers its refreshed Digital Strategy to truly enable the next phase of the organisation’s journey to outstanding, opportunities to harness the latest technology services within a highly complex, real-time landscape, will present themselves. A comprehensive, secure, digital patient journey from emergency/pre-hospital, acute and following discharge requires a seamless pathway of data records and logistics across robust infrastructure to assure the most optimum patient experience, manifesting in high quality reporting and the ability to mine for information insights for population health amongst other initiatives.

The role will operate from Warrington Hospital site with travel to Halton Hospital and meetings across the Cheshire & Merseyside region.

This opportunity will equally suit aspiring and established Digital Analytics and Business Intelligence leaders with a passion for supporting high quality patient care through meaningful insights.

This job advert may close as soon as sufficient applications have been received, therefore please apply for this job as soon as you can, if interested.

As an applicant or employee of WHH you have our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion, it’s the way we work! We encourage all applicants to share their personal information with us to understand why please read `Be counted` and `8 reasons why’ in the additional information.

The Trust operates a Smoke Free Policy which does not permit smoking within the Trust premises and grounds/site.

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Depending on the classification of the post, in-line with DBS guidelines, a Standard or Enhanced disclosure will be required which may include a check of the ‘Vulnerable Adults List’, the ‘Children’s List’ and/or the Independent Safeguarding Authorities (ISA’s) barred lists.

A charge of £60 (Enhanced) will be made by the successful candidate which will be deducted from the first 3 months’ salary. In addition to this, you will also be required to re-pay any future costs that may arise in relation to DBS fees.

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