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Information Governance Facilitator

Job Description

Hi all, I'm currently recruiting for a Information Governance Facilitator in the NHS Please apply for more details.

Hours - 37.5
Location - London
Rate - £20-£26 PAYE Per hour (Paid Weekly by an umbrella company)

To provide advice and act as a source of expertise on all areas of information governance to all staff as required.

To provide readily, comprehensible advice based on an in-depth understanding of the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and the Data Protection Laws.

To be able to translate the complex requirements of legislation into operational guidance for staff.

To continuously improve the procedures for responding to requests under the Data Protection Act and Freedom of Information Act.

To maintain awareness of developments within the information governance arena and updates or changes by the Information Commissioner's Office.

To use awareness of developments in this field to propose changes and amendments to policies and processes when necessary.

To assess FOI and DPA requests and take appropriate actions in response to the requests.

To work independently, using own expertise and initiative to follow up requests with colleagues and identify complex requests requiring Head of Information Governance, Caldicott Guardian or SIRO guidance and advice.

To provide advice and act as a source of expertise on FOI and subject access requests to staff, and also to patients and members of the public seeking to make an application under FOI and/or DPA;

To maintain appropriate records of all requests received and responses provided, ensuring a full audit trail is available for each request.

To establish a network of FOI leads within other directorates to ensure the prompt disclosure of information and a single point of contact to monitor progress.

To develop and maintain an internet based Publication Scheme that meets the requirements set by the Information Commissioner's Office, ensuring that the Scheme is regularly updated with newly published information and details of organizational responses to FOI requests.

To work flexibly, with the ability to manage multiple and diverse requests at the same time.

To provide reports to the Information Governance Committee on a quarterly basis.

Benefits of Service Care Solutions

* 250 training allowance
* Excellent pay rates
* Exceptional referral bonuses
* Specialist's Non-Medical Non Clinical consultants offering single point of contact
* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
* Nationwide provider of staff to cover over 40 different NHS trust and private organisations
* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.
If this role sounds of interest contact or 01772208953