- Stranraer, GB
- £15 /hr
- Available now
Expertise in Information / General / Project Management
Social / Organisational - I am an excellent communicator and I have good social skills in dealing withmore...Expertise in Information / General / Project Management
Social / Organisational - I am an excellent communicator and I have good social skills in dealing with various types of people as can be seen by my experience. I like to debate and share ideas with others. I have good organisational skills and I am a good motivator of staff.
IT - I have good IT / Analysis skills and I am extremely computer literate as can be seen by my qualifications and experience. I hope to go on adding to these skills in the future.
Endurance - I am hard working and will strive to achieve my goals and objectives without failure to the best of my abilities.
Strategic - I am quick to assess a situation and I have excellent problem solving skills
Area Covered: All
Work Experience Summary: General
1. Work experience
Over the period of time I have built up extensive skills in the NHS and understand the nature of information retrieval, storage and presentation. I have broad experience over a range of NHS information schemes / models and policies / initiatives & legislation e.g. DPA. I also have management experience in running an Information Services Team on a day to day’ basis. I have project management knowledge of using PRINCE2 etc and have worked for the NHS Numbers for Babies Project which collected the best project award at the Government computing Syntegra awards for innovation as London Facilitator. I also have experience in managing IM&T projects for Trusts.
2. Systems experience
I have experience with various database systems notably Access and SQL Server but also Ingres, Oracle, Sybase. I am always looking to update my skills, in any of these areas. I have experience with most of the Microsoft Professional Range. I also have experience with HIPPO and Business Objects and many different PAS systems. I have good presentational skills and have gained experience in dealing with health-based statistics e.g. SPSS, Minitab, Excel. I also have completed a 1year course in Java Internet Design.
Education Summary: Education
PgC Enterprise Systems Development (2006)
Glasgow Caledonian University
Advanced Professional Diploma in IM&T (Health) (2003)
Canterbury Christ Church University College (Salomons Institute)
(NHS IM&T Management Training Scheme)
PgD Information Systems (1997)
Napier University Edinburgh
BA Business Studies (1995)
Napier University Edinburgh
Certificate in Health Management Studies (1992)
PgD Industrial Administration (1991)
Heriot Watt University
I won an award from the Miller Fellowship, which is an educational trust within the NHS in Scotland. The aim of the project was the analysis of South Africa’s health information systems. This was achieved through liaison with the appropriate bodies in South Africa and travelling to and working in South Africa with health information specialists in May 1996.
PRINCE2 Certified / Practitioner (2000)
Information / Project Manager