Head of Information Governance

Job ID: 750505
Location: London
Salary: 53,561 - 64,686 p.a inclusive of HCAS negotiable
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Job Reference: 455-MH1512-AZ-A

Employer:Camden and Islington NHS Foundation TrustDepartment:Information GovernanceLocation:St Pancras Hospital, LondonSalary:53,561 - 64,686 p.a inclusive of HCAS

C & I has worked closely with current service users and Trust staff to create a set of shared values that make sure people who use the Trust's services get the best possible chance of a rapid recovery. We expect every member of staff to embed these values in everything they do to drive up the standards of care across the Trust. For people who use C & I's services, these values mean that they can be assured that through their journey to recovery they will be guaranteed:

- To receive a warm welcome

- That their dignity will always be respected

- That their care will be founded on compassion and kindness

- To receive a positive approach to care as they journey towards recovery

- High Quality Care from a highly trained team of professionals

- That each individual will be part of the wider team in the journey to recovery -
i.e. 'no decision about you, without you'.

C & I staff are required to reflect these values throughout their service at the Trust both:

- for people who use the services of the Trust, AND

- within their immediate teams and across the wider business of C & I.

As an applicant for this role, you are urged to demonstrate within your supporting statement a combination of evidence that reflects your competence to meet the job specification and provide examples of how C & I values are an integral part of the way you have and will continue to deliver service.

As an expert in the field of Information Governance. The Head of Information Governance be responsible for managing the IG agenda across Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust. Take a lead in the development and management of the Information Governance Framework and Information Governance Strategy. This role will take responsibility for the development, implementation and delivery of the Trust's annual Information Governance work programme

The Head of Information Governance will advise on Freedom of Information and Access to Health Records requests and provide specialist expert advice to the Caldicott Guardian and Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO) Engagement with staff across the organisation to communicate Information Governance standards and issues is a key focus.

This is a key role at the Trust and the post holder will be expected to contribute to the growing agenda around information security.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Karen Reynolds

Head of Governance and Quality Assurance

Telephone +44(0)20 3317 7388
Mobile 07917551803

Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust St Pancras Hospital, 4 St Pancras Way, London NW1 0PE

Only those applicants who demonstrate clearly how they meet our person specification will be shortlisted for interview. If you have not been contacted within 4-6 weeks of the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted for the next stage.

We reserve the right to close any vacancies from further submissions, when we have received sufficient applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. We are an employer committed to Equal Opportunities and Diversity, with a range of family friendly policies.
We aim to develop a workforce that reflects diversity of our population and our service users. We are actively encouraging applications from people with experience of using mental health services and we would welcome applications from all sections of the community, particularly from underrepresented groups such as our black and minority ethnic (BME) communities, and LGBT communities. We also hold the Disability two tick symbol and have made the pledge to commit to employing more people with learning disabilities. If you require this application form in another format i.e. Large print, Braille or audio tape etc., please contact the Recruitment Department on 0203 317 7190 or email resourcing@candi.nhs.ukand we will arrange for this to be sent to you.

For more information please go to Camden & Islington NHS FT website.

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Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:37.5 Hours Per WeekPay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band:8bStaff Group:Administrative & ClericalSpecialty/Function:Information Governance

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* Risk Assessment (321 KB)
Apply for this jobClosing Date:26/06/2017

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* Trust Values

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