CHFG are pleased to share notice of the following vacancy in healthcare for a human factors specialist
Human Factors Specialist
Applications are invited for a Human Factors Specialist, to be based in the Safety and Quality Support Department, helping to ensure that the strategies, systems and processes of the Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust are designed around people, www.cuh.org.uk/jobs.
As well as contributing advice and assistance for the patient safety, assurance, and quality improvement teams in the department, he or she will work across the Trust to provide human factors advice, education and training for both clinical and non-clinical staff, and will lead and participate in research.
This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a candidate with an interest in clinical human factors to work with one of the country’s leading teaching hospitals, sitting at the heart of an expanding biomedical campus. An appropriate postgraduate qualification and demonstrable experience in the field of human factors science, training and research are essential.
Anyone interested and wanting more info can get in touch with Dr Nick Toff, Director for Clinical Quality, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS FT, at this email address, firstname.lastname@example.org, or via 01223 216022
It is anticipated that interviews will take place during the first week of July 2014.
The full application pack for this post (the job reference no is HJUK/180-F-140420) is available electronically for download. Alternatively you can request a hard copy of the application pack from:
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: +44 (0)1223 217038