Director of IT and Digital Services

Hospice UK
£85,000 – £90,000 per annum

Hospice UK is the national charity working for those experiencing dying, death and bereavement. We work for the benefit of people affected by death and dying, collaborating with our hospice members and other partners who work in end of life care.

The Role

The Director of IT and Digital Services will be responsible for delivering IT, technology, business systems and data requirements across Hospice UK, for identifying, developing and running Hospice UK digital services (including our digital training methodology, Project ECHO) and supporting hospices to understand the latest opportunities for digital services and collaboration. A strong people person and ambassador, who is both passionate about the opportunities benefits of technology and highly practical about cost effective implementation and maintenance.

This role will work closely with clinical colleagues and will manage a number of clinicians and medical staff. It is therefore essential that the post holder can understand how digital services can aid systems transformation and healthcare delivery and how clinical teams can work with digital technology to expand their reach and provide better care.

The role forms part of the Senior Management Team (SMT) and will work in close collaboration with the SMT and across departments including Income Generation and Communications to determine how our current data and IT systems can be improved enhance business performance and user experience.


Download the candidate brief to find out about the role.