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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 15/10/2021.

Data Quality Analyst

Job Reference: 833-JL-CC-582-21

(CC) Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Data Quality / Business Intelligence
Stockdale House
£32,306 to £39,027 per annum (pro-rata)

We are delighted to announce that we have been rated as a “Good” organisation by CQC and our Adults Services were rated ‘Outstanding’ for caring.

If you've been spending the whole day looking for that perfect opportunity, your search is over.

Are you interested in joining a dynamic and forward thinking team, creating positive change with Data Quality reporting? Would you be interested in an opportunity to work in Business Intelligence, working with Services across LCH to make a difference? Have you been considering a secondment opportunity?

This is a part – time fixed term placement to support the Waiting List Management Programme until 2022.The opportunity is available to an enthusiastic individual with experience and knowledge of problem solving in relation to data quality, analysing and cleansing data.

Duties will include delivery and development of data quality reports to ensure successful implementation of new processes and contributing to the development of systems to achieve accuracy.

We are looking for a candidate with strong technical skills, attention to detail and well-established problem-solving skills. The successful candidate will also have a positive attitude and the ability to consider the experience of colleagues in the services and understand the impact of this, and the below:

  • To support the implementation of strategies to improve and maintain data quality.
  • Clearly articulates the expected standards of the service, monitors and identifies where standards are not met and takes action to address.
  • To provide a comprehensive Data Quality Service by:
  • Supporting any data quality assurances processes, for example working with Internal Audit.
  • Participating in and coordinating action plans arising from data quality audits ensuring full participation from key individuals
  • Developing, implementing, producing and monitoring a suite of highlight complex data quality reports across the organisation.
  • Participating in action plans arising from data quality audits ensuring full participation from key individuals.
  • Developing and implementing methods to monitor data quality outside their own team and across the organisation where proposal, development and implementation of these methods may require a high degree of sensitivity.
  • Providing support to services where data quality issues are found; analysing highly complex information and business systems, formulating action plans in conjunction with services and overseeing the progress of these.
  • Monitoring services to ensure compliance with national data quality standards e.g. completion of the NHS number, reporting on compliance and escalating where necessary.
  • Maintain standard data items and reference data for the Trust.
  • Promoting the importance of data quality across the organisation, providing compelling and relevant reasons why services should engage with data quality initiatives.
  • Report data quality performance to Executive Directors and the Trust Board through mechanisms such as the Data Quality Badge Report
  • Participating in template reviews
  • Managing standard ad hoc data quality issues such as mark in error requests or record issues
  • Perform standard data quality improvement exercises
  • Support the Data Quality Manager with ongoing data quality projects carrying out actions as laid out in project plans.

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If you are successful in being offered a position which involves working with patients, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The level of check required is dependent upon the position that you have applied for. The Trust will administer the DBS check on your behalf and will recover the cost from your salary. There will be no charge if you are enrolled in the DBS Update Service.

**Please be advised that at all stages of the recruitment process NHS staff from the Yorkshire and Humber region designated ‘at risk’ or ‘affected by change’ will be given priority consideration. If you are ‘at risk’ or ‘affected by change’ please make it clear on your application so that you receive priority consideration.**

Please note: all correspondence regarding this vacancy including the interview process will be sent to your registered NHS jobs e-mail address.

Please ensure you meet all the essential requirements in the person specification before applying for this vacancy.

Recruiting Managers may close an advert once sufficient applications have been received therefore all candidates are strongly advised to complete their application as soon as possible.

If you have not heard within four weeks of the closing date please assume that on this occasion you have been unsuccessful.

The Trust operates a no smoking policy and is a smoke free environment.

We are committed to improving the working lives of our employees and we have an active flexible working policy and welcome applications for job share and flexible working. As an equal opportunities employer we also welcome applications from anyone, irrespective of age, sex, sexual orientation, race, religious beliefs or disability as we embrace diversity within our workforce.

We are also looking for applicants with lived experience of providing unpaid care and/or support to a family member or friend with a disability, health condition, frailty, mental health problem, addiction or other health and care needs.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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