Quality, Safety and Risk Management Coordinator Grade VII

Duration of Post

Specified Purpose

Campaign Reference

145841

Closing Date

29th October 2021

Children’s Health Ireland (CHI) operates as a single service across the existing Dublin children’s hospitals, Crumlin, Temple Street and Tallaght. Also, the paediatric outpatients and urgent care centres, Connolly which opened in July 2019 and Tallaght which is due to open in 2021. CHI governs and operates local paediatric services for the Greater Dublin Area and all national paediatric specialist services, some of which are on an all-island basis.

The specified purpose of the Quality, Safety and Risk Management Coordinator role is to:

  • Support the development of single QSRM process for incident management, risk management, complaints and feedback management, quality actions management, safety and quality learning and a range of other QSRM functions.
  • Full implementation of preferred Quality Management System (QMS) solution(s).
  • Design and delivery of high, regularly assured, QSRM reporting materials.
  • Provide project/programme management support to agreed QSRM workstreams across all portfolios as required

Essential Criteria:

  • A professional qualification relevant to Quality, Safety and Risk Management.

And

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in the health services in a post that has involved responsibility for a number of elements of the QSRM portfolio (e.g. quality, patient safety, risk management, incident management and complaint investigation) as relevant to this role.
  • Relevant experience delivering large-scale change initiatives; including change management and project management principles and approaches.
  • Evidence of excellent verbal and written communication skills including presentation skills.
  • Evidence of the ability to work across a wide portfolio with multiple simultaneous projects, deliverables and inter-dependent tasks.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with evidence of highly effective teamwork both as a leader and a follower.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Healthcare Quality, Patient Safety and Risk Management principles, and legislation.
  • Highly proficient data management and presentation skills.

How to Apply

Please note that you must submit a cover letter with your CV, this forms part of your application and CV’s will not be accepted without a detailed cover letter.

The closing date for submissions of CV’s and letter of application is Friday 29th October 2021 by 5pm. Applications must be completed through the advertised post on CHI.jobs by clicking ‘Apply for Job’.

Applications will not be accepted through direct email or any other method.

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CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns

CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Access to first-rate postgraduate programmes/Educational Assistance
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns