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"Be part of the team that delivers "Excellent patient care in world class hospitals"
The Trust has 5 Values as defined by the Star Chart. Applicants are advised to familiarise themselves with these Values which can be found by clicking on the 'About Us' pages on the Trust internet site.
Our latest achievements include:
- St Helens Hospital rated outstanding (CQC 2016)
- Whiston Hospital rated good with outstanding features (CQC 2016)
- Best Patient Experience in the NHS (CHKS Top Hospitals Awards 2015)
- Best in the NHS in the Patient Led Assessment of the Care Environment (PLACE 2014 and 2015)
- Cancer services rated 4th best in the country by Macmillan Cancer Support 2014
- Ranked one of the highest in the country for extremely positive feedback received from patients (Friends and Family Test, NHS England)
- Ranked highest in Cheshire and Merseyside for staff recommending the hospitals for the care of their friends and relatives (Staff Friends and Family Test, NHS England)
- Ranked in the top 100 places to work in the NHS (NHS Employers and Health Service Journal 2014)
- Top nationally for staff recommending the Trust as a place to work (Staff Friends and Family Test, 2018)
Full time 37.5 hours per week
Informatics at the heart of patient care
HIS Mission: STHK Health Informatics Service works to transform the care, health and wellbeing of the local population by providing experience and expertise, creating innovative solutions and always putting our patients at the centre of what we do.
HIS Vision: We will be a customer focused Informatics service providing agile, innovative solutions to improve efficiency and support the delivery of safe, first-class patient care
Looking for a challenge and an opportunity to be part of our team?
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to join the Health Informatics Service (HIS) Projects team as a Band 7 Project Manager. You will work as part of a dynamic and diverse team on a number of projects in our portfolio.
- A qualification to degree and PRINCE practitioner level
- Previous experience of delivering complex IT projects with transformational change
- Excellent leadership, organisational and facilitation skills
- You will need to be able to demonstrate a detailed understanding of the challenges facing health and social care
- The ability to liaise with external partners / system suppliers, clinicians and senior leaders
Closing date: 6th May 2018
St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to undertake this commitment.
The Trust is a non-smoking site. Failure to follow this rule could lead to disciplinary action.
St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust are committed to providing an environment and services which embrace diversity and which promote equality of opportunity, we welcome applications from all sections of the communities we serve to enable us to reflect their diversity and improve the delivery of the services we provide.
Any information gathered during the application process relating to personal characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010, is gathered for statistical purposes only and is not made available to recruiting managers at any stage of the recruitment process.
As a ‘Disability Confident Employer’ we offer a guaranteed interview scheme for applicants who consider themselves to have a disability and who meet the minimum selection criteria (essential) at each stage of the selection process. You can indicate your wish submit an application under the Trust's guaranteed interview scheme in the personal information section of the online application form.
If you consider yourself to be disabled or have any other long term health issues and have special support needs in applying for a job, attending for an interview or in undertaking any tests as part of a selection process, please inform us of any reasonable adjustments you require in order for us to support you in maximising your ability to gain employment with us.
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