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Risk Information Analyst

Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust
£28,407 to £34,581 per annum pro rata
Closing date
22 May 2024

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Other Health Profession
Band 5
Full Time
Working as a member of the Compliance and Risk Management Team within Berkshire Healthcare Foundation NHS Trust the Risk Information Analyst works with various client groups.

The RIA is responsible for supporting the design of, creation of, and helping to ensure, the provision of, comprehensive and proactive information relating to specialist bespoke Integrated Risk Management Information Systems and client facing literature, as well as providing highly specialised and complex support for designated client groups - national,regional and local returns, reports and ad-hoc requests using appropriate specialist skills and tools to analyse and transform complex data into useable, pertinent and presentable information using both creative and technical skills.

The RIA will assist the RIM to create, develop and adapt complex software/web sites using their specialist knowledge to assist in the roll out of new reporting systems and ensure best representation of the department.

The RIA must have a basic knowledge of the Trusts Complaints, PALS, Serious Untoward Events, Risk, Claims and Litigation policies and procedures. They will be aware of thehighly sensitive, potentially contentious, nature of the information involved.

Main duties of the job

  • To provide a comprehensive information function for the client organisations and within the allocated service group.
  • Assist staff in the use of complex systems and in writing meaningful report.
  • To attend meetings as required. To ensure information issues are represented, understanding is transferred and forging closer working relationships with the Trust Client group.
  • Working as part of the Risk Management Department with an evolving client service group, providing countywide specialised support and sharing best practice with the Risk Management Team.
  • To use own judgement in determining what analytical methods, including inferential and descriptive statistics, would best fit to interrogate and investigate data from a wide range of sources, requiring long periods of intense concentration. This information may then be needed to be communicated in a variety of media in an easy to understand non technical language.
  • To assist in projects affecting client services.

About us

Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust isa specialist mental health and community health services trust. Rated 'outstanding' by the CQC, we're committed to providing the best possible care to people across Berkshire.

We value diversity and are proud to be a Stonewall Top 100 Employer.We work hard to create an inclusive environment where you'll be supported by friendly and professional colleagues to flourish.

Our values at Berkshire Healthcare:
  • Caring for and about you is our top priority
  • Committed to providing good quality, safe services
  • Working Together with you to develop innovative solutions

We welcome people who share these values to come and work for us.

Benefits of working for us include:
  • Flexible working options to support work-life balance.
  • 27 days' annual leave rising with service + opportunity to buy and sell
  • Generous NHS pension scheme
  • Excellent learning and career development opportunities
  • 'Cycle to Work' and car leasing scheme
  • Access to a range of wellbeing tools and services
  • Discounts at hundreds of popular retailers and restaurants
  • Staff networks for race, diversity, disabilities and armed forces community to support equality
  • Generous maternity, paternity, adoption and special leave.
  • Free parking across Trust sites

Job description

Job responsibilities

The must haves for this role:
  • Experience of administrating a DATIX system
  • Experience of reviewing and closingnon clinical incidents
  • Twoyears experience in an information analyst role

  • If youre someone who shares our passion for excellence and care, join us and lets be outstanding together.

    We welcome a conversation about flexibility and any other questions you may have. Please dont hesitate to call: Anthony Sellwood on 07719036539 or email: anthony.sellwood@berkshire.nhs.ukwholl be delighted to help.

    We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of any protected characteristics. Reasonable adjustments will be made for disabled applicants where required.

    Person Specification



    • Educated to degree level or equivalent experience
    • ECDL (ITQ) NVQ2


    • Training qualification
    • NEBOSH General Certificate



    • Evidence of ongoing development

    Previous Experience


    • 2 years experience as a DATIX Administrator
    • 2 years experience reviewing non clinical incidents


    • 1 years experience using SQL and VB
    • Experience of training and presenting complex information to large groups
    • Previous NHS/Care profession experience
    • Datix Administration knowledge

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities


    • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
    • Advanced knowledge of MS FrontPage, Adobe Photoshop, MS Access
    • Proven experience in handling statistical data
    • Proven Information Analysis skills
    • Advanced keyboard skills

    Additional Requirements


    • Clean driving licence and access to car

    Employer details

    Employer name

    Berkshire Healthcare Foundation Trust


    7-9 Cremyll Road


    RG1 8NQ

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