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Infrastructure Engineer

NHS AfC: Band 5

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NHS AfC: Band 5
Fixed Term 5 years
Full time 37.5 hours per week
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Alexandra Park
St Helens
£23,023-£29,608 per annum
22/07/2018 23:59

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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)

In the 2017 Staff Satisfaction Survey the Trust was rated best nationally in the following areas,

  • as a place to work
  • a place to receive treatment
  • staff satisfaction in the care they deliver 
  • staff satisfaction with the resources available to them and the support they receive

Infrastructure Engineer

IT, Alexandra Park

Fixed Term for 5 Years

Full time 37.5 hours per week

Band 5

£23,023-£29,608 per annum

St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the leading acute Trusts in the North West of England. We provide a full range of acute adult services to our local population of circa 350,000 and provide tertiary services across a much wider area in the North West, North Wales and Isle of Man. We are a Major Trauma Unit and the Mersey Regional Burns Unit.

Our '5 Star Patient Care' strategy is at the heart of all that we do; supporting our vision to provide world class services for all our patients by getting it right for every patient, every time.

St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals, Health Informatics department is providing an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic people who want to share their knowledge, ideas and experience gained of supporting IT Infrastructure to join our Service Delivery division as a Infrastructure Engineer.

As a member of the Infrastructure Team the Infrastructure Engineer is responsible for supporting a diverse range of enterprise IT systems including VMware, SAN/storage, Backup & DR, Microsoft Windows Servers and System Centre. 

With significant technical knowledge, experience and understanding of processes within the NHS environment, the position will influence the development of new systems and deliver continual service improvement.

This is an excellent development opportunity for someone who is looking for a challenge. So, if you are this individual and are highly motivated, flexible, supportive and ready for an exciting new experience please apply.

For more information on the role, please see attached Job Description and Person Specification. 

Advertising date: 10th July 2018

Closing date: 22nd July 2018

Shortlisting date: 24th July 2018

Interviews: 2nd August 2018

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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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If you have problems applying, contact

0151 430 1967