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Data Analyst

Job Reference: 349-MCH-167-21-A

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Data Analyst - Paediatric CC, Surgery, LTV
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
£32,306 - £39,027 per annum

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 25,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of ten hospitals across seven separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider.

The North West Paediatric Critical Care, Surgery in Children and Long Term Ventilation Operational Delivery Network (ODN) is a new organisation formed as an outcome of a national review of children’s critical care and specialised surgical services. The ODN promotes the provision of sustainable, high quality, responsive PCC and SIC services within our region.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the provision of timely, accurate and reliable data to the Network. This will involve the development, creation and testing of systems and tools to accurately support the management of paediatric critical care and surgery in children with network stakeholders in North West

Duties include the maintenance of network databases, including support for data collection, and developing a working knowledge of all the software packages used within the service; Assisting with the collation of statistical data. Maintaining a high standard of data quality within the Network; and providing standard reports as required. The post holder will support the analysis of all key data and provide detailed reports to support the ODN.

You will be an indispensable member joining a new team working closely with the Consultant Clinical Leads, Network Director , and Lead Nurses /Practitioners , and the ODN administrator

You will be a graduate or have equivalent qualification and will have experience of data management and be able to analyse data. Previous knowledge and experience of information systems and database management is a must – applications are welcome from individuals with NHS experience or from sectors in which the skills acquired can be transferred into the NHS . Proven technical expertise in data analysis such as Access, Excel, Business Objects, SQL is required .

You will be actively encouraged in your personnel development. A flexible working pattern to suit the teams and your needs will be encouraged to ensure the ODNs objectives are achieved .

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Joanna MCBride

Job title Network Director

Email address

Telephone number 0161 701 8605/07884023567

We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £26.85(standard disclosure) or £43.85(enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT would like to develop a committed, flexible workforce that is able to adapt to the changing needs of the NHS. We aim to support employees who wish to work flexibly, to allow them to maintain a healthy work life balance and fair consideration will be given to any flexible working requests.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

We welcome applicants from the Armed Forces Community.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on 0161 276 6198.

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