Principal Technology Risk Assurance Auditor x2

Job Title: Principal Technology Risk Assurance Auditor x2
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Durham
Salary: £31,696 - £41,787
Reference: 177664
Job Published: September 27, 2017 11:32

Job Description

Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest healthcare Trusts in the country – serving a population of 1.4 million, with a budget of circa £300 million and 6,000 staff. We have been rated outstanding by the CQC. We provide a diverse range of specialist and generic health care services to both children and adults, their families and carers.

We are an ambitious organisation aiming to improve the wellbeing of everyone we serve through delivering services that match the best in the world.

NTW values and respects the diversity of its employees, and aims to recruit a workforce which reflects our diverse communities. We welcome applications irrespective of people's age, disability, gender, race or ethnicity, religion or belief (With the exception of Chaplaincy Posts), sexual orientation, or other personal circumstances.

We are committed to the Health and Wellbeing of our staff, we have Continuing Excellence level in the Better Health at Work award and also achieved the Investors in People Health and Wellbeing Award.

AuditOne is a newly formed provider of Assurance, Counter Fraud and Advisory services to a wide range of NHS, Education and Public Sector bodies in the North of England and Cumbria. With around 50 client organisations and over 90 staff, we are the product of a merger of four NHS employed consortia. AuditOne is hosted by Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust.

The post holder will fulfill an important role within a team providing specialist internal audit services to a group of NHS organisations, and to external clients. The post holder will be required to audit a wide range of clients (NHS and external organisations e.g. Local Government and Education), planning, organising, controlling and conducting audits in accordance with Public Sector Internal Audit Standards and the high degree of autonomy expected in delivering projects. This will require the post holder to work with a high degree of independence, and to communicate with staff at all levels.

The post holder will also be expected to contribute to the training and development of Technology Risk Assurance Auditors.

Evaluating existing practices and procedures to review whether there are more efficient ways of working. Working with client management to gain acceptance of alternative ways of working. The post holder will also undertake or assist the Technology Risk Assurance Manager with complex assignments.

The post holder will also be expected to keep up to date with new and emerging technologies on an ongoing basis.

Our standard full time hours are 37.5 but we are happy to consider candidates wishing to work part time or other flexible working arrangements. We would also consider staff who may wish to take up a position with us on a secondment basis.

Informal inquiries can be made to Paul Tilney on 0191 4415929 or Charles Cheung on 07927 583708. To apply, please click on the 'Apply' button.

All of our clinical posts (and certain others), are subject to DBS clearance (formerly CRB) prior to commencement.

Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK are welcome, but such candidates will not be appointed to the post if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates as the employing body will in those circumstances be unable to satisfy the Resident Market Labour Test, as required by the Border immigration Authority. 

In view of recent changes to Home Office Immigration Regulations all applicants must state their current immigration status, including expiry dates.

Please note if you are external to Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust you will be subject to a six month probationary period (this does not apply to those not under Agenda for Change Terms and Conditions of Service).