Data Quality Officer Position at University of Sheffield

Website University of Sheffield

Join Our University Health Service Team

Location: Sheffield

Salary: £25,742 to £29,605 Grade 5, per annum; potential to progress to £32,332 pa through sustained exceptional contribution

Hours: Full Time

Contract Type: Permanent

Placed On: 1st March 2024

Closes: 17th March 2024

Job Ref: UOS040286


We are thrilled to present an exciting opportunity for a Data Quality Officer at the University Health Service. We seek an individual with excellent communication skills, a team-oriented mindset, and a dedication to providing outstanding service to colleagues and patients. The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic about addressing the unique needs of our student population.

As a vital member of the Data Quality Team, your responsibilities will include coding clinical and administrative data into electronic patient records. Strong communication and customer service skills are crucial, as you’ll regularly engage with patients, scheduling medical reviews via phone, email, or text. Additionally, you’ll serve as an IT Champion, assisting colleagues with any hardware/software challenges.

If you are passionate about student health and thrive in a collaborative environment, we encourage you to apply.

What We Offer:

  • 38 days annual leave (including closure days and Bank Holidays), with the option to purchase up to ten additional days.
  • Up to 5 days of paid time off to cover emergency caring responsibilities.
  • Commitment to work-life balance, offering flexible working opportunities and hybrid options where feasible.
  • Highly competitive pension scheme.
  • Discounts at participating shops and cinemas, along with a cycle-to-work scheme.
  • Dedication to your development, featuring programs, learning modules, and mentoring schemes.
  • An inclusive and diverse workplace.
  • Commitment to your wellbeing, offering confidential emotional support, assistance for those experiencing fertility treatment, paid leave for IVF treatment, and more.

For more details on benefits, visit here.

About the Department:

The University Health Service operates as an NHS GP practice, catering to the health needs of The University of Sheffield students and their dependents. Our diverse team includes GPs, Nurse Practitioners, Practice Nurses, Healthcare Assistants, pharmacists, physiotherapists, and other healthcare professionals. Supported by various administration teams, we deliver tailored NHS services to our patient population.

We take pride in our “Outstanding” CQC rating for student services and an overall “Good” rating. Patient satisfaction scores consistently rank among the highest in the U.K.

Diversity is at the core of our values, and we believe in building teams that harness the strengths of people from different backgrounds. This diversity enhances our impact through research, teaching, and the student experience.

Ready to make a difference? Click the “Apply” button at the top of your screen and join us on this rewarding journey.