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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 07/01/2022.

Head of Information

Job Reference: 202-A-21-16018

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
Insights & Analytics Team
Trust HQ, Exeter
£65,664 - £75,874 PA

Are you organised and efficient with great attention to detail? Do you like problem solving, developing and leading a team? South Western Ambulance Service has an exciting opportunity available for a Head of Information role within the Insights & Analytics Team.

The successful applicant will join the Insights & Analytics Team which is a fast paced, dynamic and progressive department involving Data Warehouse Development, Business Intelligence, Business Analytics and Data Science. The applicant will bring these functions together to allow for a more holistic management of the production, consumption, assurance and integrity of information both within the Trust, and in collaboration with partner organisations.

Applicants must have a Masters in a relevant field or have strong evidence of experience working in Mathematics, Statistics, Operational Research, Data Science or Computer Science. Excellent IT skills with a good working knowledge of Microsoft packages including Excel, Word and Outlook. Previous demonstrable experience of project management, excellent problem solving skills and experience working with sensitive data will be essential. Successful applicants must have experience of setting and implementing corporate strategies and presenting technical and complex information to a variety of stakeholders.

Expert in SQL and data analysis.


At South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) every team member matters, we have a culture where everyone is valued for being themselves. Our aim is to work together to promote the most inclusive environment possible, which attracts people from the widest possible range of backgrounds and experiences to enrich the work that we do together, for the benefit of all of our employees and patients and communities we serve. We offer flexible working opportunities, inclusive policies and a range of feedback mechanisms to support individual needs and to enable a positive, welcoming environment in which our people and their careers can thrive.

As the first Ambulance Trust in the Country to be registered as a NHS Foundation Trust (FT) SWAST offers consistent high-quality, locally responsive and trusted care to the residents and the transient population of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol, Wiltshire and Gloucestershire.

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South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.

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