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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 19/04/2021.

Senior Information Analyst

Job Reference: 271-CO-3015722

Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Information Services | Clinical Operations
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London
£37,638 - £44,780 per annum inclusive

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust (GOSH) is a national centre of excellence in the provision of specialist children's health care, currently delivering the widest range of specialist care of any children's hospital in the UK.

The post-holder will be within a team of information analysts working within the Information Services Department and liaising closely with Operational and Performance colleagues.

The post-holder will support clinical service delivery and performance management throughout the hospital, as well as delivering external statutory reporting, through the development of business intelligence analysis using the Trust’s information systems.

The responsibilities of the role include:

  • Understanding the business requirements of the Trust and translating these into clear and user-friendly information
  • Analysis and visualisation of the data to support operation of the hospital
  • The production of statutory and mandatory returns datasets and extracts
  • Supporting junior colleagues, reviewing their work and ensuring the data quality and usability of reporting.
  • Ensuring that the information services staff and other key staff members are prepared for changes in data sources, local and national guidelines
  • Promoting and supporting the Trust’s data quality agenda
  • Supporting the development of reporting through the development of reporting datasets
  • Providing technical support and knowledge sharing with both technical and non-technical colleagues across the Trust

As detailed in the person specification this role would suit someone who:

  • Has an analytical and logical mind-set
  • Would like to develop further in an analytical role
  • Is adaptable, confident working alone as well collaboratively as part of a team.


For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: Nick Cabon:

Job title: Deputy Head of Information

Email address:

Please be advised that:

The recruitment process for all admin and clerical roles at Bands 2-5 will be a two stage recruitment process whereby shortlisted candidates will undertake an online literacy, numeracy, ICT and typing test.Only those candidates who pass the competency test will proceed to a formal interview.

The closing date given is a guide only. There may be some occasions where we have to close a vacancy once sufficient applications have been received. It is therefore advisable that you submit your application as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Only those candidates who clearly demonstrate how they meet the person specification criteria for this post will be shortlisted. Please note that where high volumes of applicants have been received, additional criteria may on occasion be used to determine the final shortlist.

Please also note that all recruitment is currently subject to restrictions on the allocation of Certificates of Sponsorship.

We are an accredited Living Wage Employer.

Please note that the Trust uses the TRAC recruitment system to manage our recruitment campaigns. Your submitted application will be imported into TRAC. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, that as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website. By applying for this post you are agreeing to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system. Please note, all communication regarding your application will be made via email, please ensure you check your junk/spam folders as emails are sometimes filtered there.

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