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There are a number of exciting job opportunities as part of our plans to create an innovative new electronic patient record at East Cheshire NHS Trust and Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

The roles include transformation, configuration, testing, training, management, and specific programme positions.

The Digital Clinical System (DCS) will replace current paper-based records with one comprehensive source of digital information. Our forward-thinking programme will bring huge benefits for staff and the communities we serve.

You can be an important part of these changes – by joining our growing, collaborative, multi-talented Digital Clinical System team. We're looking for dynamic candidates with experience and a passion for people, process and technology.

Find out more about the latest opportunities below.

UPDATE: Our recruitment campaign is now focussed on roles that are being advertised via the traditional route of NHS Jobs. As of October 5 2022, these roles are being advertised or will be shortly. They are:

  • Clinical Safety Officer (Band 8B)
  • Head of EPR (Band 8B)
  • Data Migration Manager (Band 8A)
  • Interface Manager (Band 8A – draft job description and subject to banding)
  • Interface and Integration Analyst (Band 8A – draft job description and subject to banding)
  • 2 x Data Migration Analyst (Band 5)
  • Benefits Manager (Band 7)
  • Testing and Training Lead (Band 7)
  • User Experience Lead (Band 6 – draft job description and subject to banding)
  • 2 x Data Quality Officer (Band 4)
  • Project Support Officer (Band 3 – draft job description and subject to banding)
  • Transformation Agent (Band 8A)
  • 7 x Workstream Configuration Leads (Band 7 – draft job description and subject to banding)

Please ensure you check NHS Jobs - https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/ - for the application dates for each of these roles and more information. If you wish to discuss any of these roles please email the DCSPMO as a matter of urgency at DCSPMO@mcht.nhs.uk .

July 30 event

Thank you to everyone who attended our recruitment event on Saturday, July 30. 

The July 30 event included the following role groups.

*all roles are subject to final job descriptions and banding

Group 1 - Transformation Agents / Leads (expressions of interest for the July 30 event have closed)

Roles include:

  • Transformation Agent - to be advertised on NHS Jobs
  • Workstream Leads - to be advertised on NHS Jobs
  • Transformation Agent - New Ways Of Working - moving to interviews/offers
  • New Ways Of Working Lead - moving to interviews/offers

*Please monitor this site for news regarding remaining vacancies.


Group 2 - Configuration (expressions of interest for the July 30 event have closed)

Roles include:

  • Workstream Configuration Analyst - 9 jobs - moving to interviews/offers

*Please monitor this site for news regarding remaining vacancies.


Group 3 - Testing and Training (expressions of interest for the July 30 event have closed)

Roles include:

  • Training and Testing Lead – to be advertised on NHS Jobs
  • Trainer: Delivery and Optimisation - 10 jobs – moving to interviews/offers
  • Tester - 2 jobs – moving to interviews/offers

*Please monitor this site for news regarding remaining vacancies.


Group 4 - Management (expressions of interest for the July 30 event have closed)

Roles include:

  • Transformation lead – moving to interviews/offers
  • Benefits manager / project manager – to be advertised on NHS Jobs

*Please monitor this site for news regarding remaining vacancies.


Group 5 - Specific Roles.

  • Project support officer - to be advertised on NHS Jobs
  • Data migration analysts  - to be advertised on NHS Jobs
  • Senior SQL/DW/BI developer  - under review
  • Interface manager - to be advertised on NHS Jobs
  • Interface and integration analyst - to be advertised on NHS Jobs
  • Head of EPR - to be advertised on NHS Jobs
  • Clinical Safety Officer - to be advertised on NHS Jobs
  • Database administrator / data warehouse manager - under review

A range of other roles are also being created to support the programme. Recruitment will take place over the coming months. For more information visit NHS Jobs at jobs.nhs.uk , and the trust recruitment pages at East Cheshire (careersateastcheshire.nhs.uk) and Mid Cheshire (mcht.nhs.uk/work-us/current-vacancies).

Contact us - email the Digital Clinical System Project Management Office at:

DCSPMO@mcht.nhs.uk