Do you want to make a difference for local people using health and care services? Would you like to work within a dedicated team environment?
We are looking for a highly motivated Research and Intelligence Officer to join our Healthwatch South Tees Team. In this role you will have the opportunity to engage with local people, from a variety of diverse communities, who live in Middlesbrough and Redcar & Cleveland. Through a number of different mechanisms, you will listen to their views and experiences of health and care services and present it in a way that people will listen. This will range from strategic decision-making forums to operational service delivery levels to ensure maximum impact on influencing change where it’s needed the most with a specific focus on reducing health inequalities.
The ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communication information in a number of different ways on a variety of different levels. Experience of analysing community intelligence and producing factual reports would be advantageous.
What is Healthwatch?
Healthwatch is an independent champion for people who use health and social care services. We’re here to make sure that those running services, put people at the heart of care. Our sole purpose is to understand the needs, experiences and concerns of people who use health and social care services and to speak out on their behalf. We focus on ensuring that people’s worries and concerns about current services are addressed.