Job opportunity with the Better Security, Better Care team

Job opportunity with the Better Security, Better Care team

We are looking for a great Programme Officer to support Better Security, Better Care. Closing date is 15 October 2021, so get your application in.

Better Security, Better Care is a support programme to help adult social care providers to store and share information safely through the Data Security and Protection Toolkit (DSPT). The DSPT is a free, online self-assessment for health and care providers to evaluate and improve their data and cyber security.

Better Security, Better Care is led by a programme board whose members are NHSX, NHS Digital, NHS England and Improvement, the Local Government Association, the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services and, Digital Social Care on behalf of care providers.

The Programme Officer is a new role and will be key in supporting the Programme Director and Delivery Manager in the day-to-day delivery of the programme. You will be an important resource for our partners delivering local support across England. And you will monitor activity and support delivery partners to offer a great service to care providers in their areas.

So if you are a creative, solution-focused team member, with a track record of supporting colleagues and stakeholders in a friendly, courteous and professional manner, get in touch. It would be great if you have knowledge or experience of the care sector and data and cyber security, but it’s not essential.

Download a copy of the Job Description and Person Specification

Main terms and conditions

  • Part time 30 hours per week fixed term contract to 31st March 2022
  • Homebased, flexible working with some national travel
  •  Salary in the range £35,000 per year pro rata

How to apply

Please submit a CV and covering letter to the Programme Director – [email protected] by Friday 15th October 2021

If you would like an informal conversation about the role please contact Michelle Corrigan.



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