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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 25/02/2020.

Data Validator

Job Reference: 339-JPW1368

North Bristol NHS Trust
Admin Services
Southmead Hopsital, Bristol
£18,813 - £20,795 per annum, pro rata

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Please note that this job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. So if you are interested, please apply for this vacancy as soon as you can.

The Women and Children’s Performance Team is looking for a part-time Data Validator.

The role requires a systematic approach, initiative, an eye for detail, good organisation and excellent IT and keyboard skills. You will need to manage data validation tasks and correct data in accordance with Government Access Targets and North Bristol NHS Trust’s Patient Access Policy using the Lorenzo Patient Administration System.

You will have an understanding of complex medical terminology and the ability to analyse and query data, using initiative and independent judgement finding solutions when problems arise. You will be able to work effectively under pressure and produce accurate work.

The role requires a high level of commitment and enthusiasm with effective time management while working to deadlines within a busy high volume environment. Working within a team requires a degree of flexibility providing support and training to team members.

You should be able to demonstrate good communication skills, both verbal and written as you will liaise with medical, administrative and management colleagues within the Trust.

This is a key role as part of a friendly team and you will receive appropriate support and training for the role.

If you are interested in applying, we would like you to demonstrate within your application how you meet the job specification and detailing your experience to date.

This part time role will be offered on a fixed term basis for 12 months 30 hours per week.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Paul Cousins, Support Manager on 07784029179 or by emailing

For further details / informal visits contact:

Paul Cousins, Support Manager on 07784029179 or by emailing

The following is applicable for ‘At Risk’ employees, who must meet the essential shortlisting criteria to be eligible for interview.

Those from within North Bristol NHS Trust who apply for this role will be considered for shortlisting in the first instance.
Those from within the BNSSG (Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire) who apply for this role will be considered in the second instance.
Those covered by the South West Employment Transition Framework who apply for this role will be considered in the third instance.
If no applicant is appointed from the above ‘at-risk’ pools, those from the open market will then be considered for shortlisting.
If you apply for this vacancy and have not received a communication from this Trust within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Please note that this Trust does not reimburse travel expenses relating to interview attendance.

If you feel you meet the requirements of the Disability Act / Two Ticks scheme and require further support/advice, please contact us on tel 0117 4141151.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful applicant(s) will normally commence at the minimum of the scale unless they have previous NHS service at the same band. Progression through the scale is by annual increments.

Please note that stringent pre-employment checks are undertaken on all successful applicants prior to commencement in post. Please refer to the ‘Information for Prospective Employees’ attachment for information relating to DBS charges.

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