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Data Technician

Band 2

Main area
Band 2
37.5 hours per week
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80 St. Stephens Road
£17,652 - £19,020 gross per annum
Today at 23:59
Interview date

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust provides child and adult mental health services, alcohol treatment, learning disability, wellbeing and eating disorder services across Norfolk and Suffolk.

We are committed to delivering quality driven mental health services. Every individual makes a valuable contribution. We are proud of our staff who have been commended for the care they provide. Do you value working positively, respectfully and together? If so, we’d love you to join us!

Please follow this link to find out more in our Employee Handbook

Employee Handbook

Please read the job description/person specification carefully and ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience needed.

It is important that you complete a formal application form as CV’s alone will not be accepted.

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A vacancy has become available creating an opportunity to appoint a Data Technician to support our Child, Family & Young People's Service with their data entry and cleansing work.  This position will be based at our offices located at 80 St.Stephens Road, Norwich. 

Responsibilities will include managing incoming calls from service users, parents and carers, referrers and other professional colleagues, data entry for referrals and KPI's. You will need to display an exceptional understanding of customer service and outstanding communication skills. Accuracy and attention to detail is critical to this position as well as flexibility, enthusiasm and outstanding organisational skills.

You will be confident with IT; including Excel and working with databases in order to record referrals, update spreadsheets and rotas. Experience of Trust or NHS systems would be an advantage but not essential as full training will be given. A genuine interest or experience in healthcare or mental health would also be an advantage.

  • Please note this is a substantive position of 37.5 hours a week.
  • The position is based at 80 St. Stephens, where there is no on-site parking. 
  • You may be required on occasion to work across other Trust bases located in Noriwch and Hellesdon Hospital.


Benefits included with this role are:-

  • NHS pension
  • a comprehensive in house & external training programmes
  • career progression
  • starting annual leave of 27 days per annum increasing to 33 days pa based on length of service (plus paid bank holidays)
  • staff physio service
  • NHS discounts and many more.

Here at NSFT we pride ourselves on being a welcoming, talented, friendly and supportive team who like nothing better than sharing their experiences and learning from each other.

Please find attached our Job Description and Person Specification for more detail on your Key Accountabilities, then if you feel you have what it takes to make a difference in your local communities, click APPLY!

Interviews will be on Monday, July 8th 2019.  Candidates may only be given a minimum of 3 days’ notice.  Please note:  this date is provisional and may be subject to change. You will be contacted via email and invited to book a time. These emails may go to your SPAM, so please keep checking all your emails if applying.

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