University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust is one of the UK’s leading teaching Trusts, providing acute and specialist services to a population of over 1 million. We have a strong reputation for innovation, clinical research, teaching and high-quality patient care and are the principal teaching hospital for Warwick Medical School.
We employ over 9000 staff, have a turnover of £660 million and have 1.7 million patient contacts a year. The Trust comprises of two busy hospitals with over 1,300 beds and 32 operating theatres, running clinical services from a number of other sites.
Our vision is to be a national and international leader in healthcare; our values-driven organisational development programme and our UHCWi methodology developed through our partnership with the Virginia Mason Institute are key to us achieving this vision by focussing on improving services via lean methodology.
We are looking for a dynamic, diligent, self-motivated, energetic and effective Library, Knowledge & Information Professional with a passion for ensuring high quality patient care.
You will support the Head of Knowledge Services to continue to deliver a fantastic service at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire by leading on the operational management and delivery of Library & Knowledge Services. You will have experience of managing a service with commitment to developing the team and embedding evidence based practice across the organisation and have an innovative approach to problem solving.
Embedded within the Quality Department, you will have the opportunity to work on Knowledge Management projects as well as leading on Patient Information.
Please do read the Job Description & Person Specification carefully before submitting your applications as those not reflecting any
aspect of the JD&PS will not be shortlisted. This can be found on the Trust website accessed via the Apply button.
Closing Date: 20th April 2021
Interviews will be held w/c Monday 17th May .
For further details / informal visits contact:
Name: Imrana Ghumra
Job title:Head of Knowledge Services
Email address: Imrana.Ghumra1@uhcw.nhs.uk
Telephone number:024 7696 8838/02476 968829