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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 25/10/2021.

Project Support Officer - Strategic Communications

Job Reference: 461-CCG-5730LS

NHS Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire Integrated Care Board
461 432801 Communications & PR
£25,655 to £31,534 per annum

The NHS Bristol North Somerset and South Gloucestershire (BNSSG) ICB have a membership of 80 GP practices, which serve a population of a million people. Our mission is to make healthcare better for everyone that lives in BNSSG. We will do this by putting people’s needs at the heart of our decision making and ensuring that the voice of local people shapes what we do as we seek to get the very best value from the resources we have available.

The values of our organisation are:

  • We act with integrity

  • We support each other

  • We embrace diversity

  • We work better together

  • We strive for excellence

  • We do the right thing

At Healthier Together - the Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire (BNSSG) Integrated Care System (ICS) - becoming genuinely insights-driven in our public communications and ensuring effective engagement with our diverse communities are core to our plans. We are working in an increasingly aligned way as partnership organisations to embed ways of working that help to achieve this.

As Project Support Officer for Strategic Communications, you will play a key role in making these ambitions a reality by ensuring effective project oversight of our work-streams - including planning, monitoring and reporting. Working closely with senior communications and insights leads across our system, you’ll put effective mechanisms in place to understand and drive progress – helping to ensure that we deliver real change for our population.

This is a 6 month Fixed Term Post. You will need to demonstrate a strong aptitude for organisation, sound project support experience and an ability to build trusted relationships. While this is first and foremost a project management role, an interest in communications and engagement practice would be advantageous. You will share our values and a commitment to shaping better health for the people we serve. In return, you’ll be joining a fun and talented team that supports each other and strives to continuously learn. .

This is a key role, in what is a critical time for the NHS and care.

We are committed to ensuring that disabled people are afforded equality of opportunity in all stages of the recruitment process and we guarantee an interview to candidates who declare they have a disability and meet the minimum criteria of the post

Please note:

  • Pre-Employment checks are undertaken on all successful applicants prior to commencement in post

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This post may be subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it may be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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