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Data Engineer and Analyst, Family Nurse Partnership programme

NHS AfC: Band 7

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Data engineer, data analyst
NHS AfC: Band 7
37.5 hours per week
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The Tavistock Centre
£44,347 - £50,549 inc.HCA per annum
23/06/2019 23:59


The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust is a specialist mental health trust with a focus on training and education alongside a full range of mental health services and psychological therapies for children and their families, young people and adults.

We are committed to improving mental health and emotional wellbeing, believing that high quality mental health services should be available for all who need them. We bring a distinctive contribution based on the importance we attach to social experience at all stages of people’s lives, and our focus on psychological and developmental approaches to the promotion of health and the prevention and treatment of mental ill health

We contribute to the pool of ideas through our own research and development, but are also committed to bringing together the best ideas of the time, old and new, from inside and out, together with the most gifted and able professionals in our fields of endeavour. We aim to share our ideas and practice through as many routes as possible.

As a Trust we aim constantly to be evolving in nature and form in relation to the environment in which we work, to ensure that our contribution remains relevant.


Data Engineer and Analyst – Family Nurse Partnership programme


Do you have a passion for data? Can you help us make an impact for thousands of young parents and their babies in England?

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced data engineer and analyst to join the FNP National Unit, based at the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust.

The FNP National Unit leads the national delivery and strategic oversight of FNP, an innovative, internationally recognised home visiting programme, which is currently delivered by specially trained nurses to around 6,000 first time young mothers and their babies in England. It has been developed through more than 40 years of research in the United States and demonstrably improves health, social and educational outcomes and delivers substantial cost savings.

The role involves building data pipelines to construct, manage and analyse complex datasets for a national programme to identify trends and opportunities for quality improvement. The role requires well developed programming and statistical analysis skills and will involve working with a variety of stakeholders and partners to support the development and implementation of high quality analytical processes within the National Unit’s quality improvement and research activities.

We are looking for an experienced Data Engineer and Analyst who is proficient in Python programming, has advanced knowledge of SPSS Syntax and data warehousing and SQL.The postholder will support our vision to make best use of data in order to meet our strategic objectives by leading on the data infrastructure work and on a range of data analytics solutions such as data visualisations and reports presenting clinical data using business intelligence tools such as Tableau, Power BI and Microsoft Excel with VBA.

***Shortlisted candidates will be contacted and asked to complete a technical test on the week commencing 24th June. The candidates who pass the test will be invited for interview the following week (week commencing 1st July). 

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For more information about this role, please contact:

Andreea Moise, Principal Analyst, FNP National Unit, Tavistock & Portman NHS Foundation Trust | | 07966 566617