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Information Security Analyst (Apprentice)

NHS Business Services
NHSBSA Stella House, Newcastle upon Tyne
Competitive salary
Closing date
18 Sep 2021
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Are you passionate about Information Security and Business Continuity? We're looking for an organised and motivated Information Security Analyst to join us and play a key role in supporting the development, implementation, maintenance and review of our Information Security Management System (ISMS).

The role will be based in the NHSBSA's Information Security & Governance Team based at our Stella House office, Newcastle upon Tyne.

We welcome applications from individuals wishing to become an Apprentice and gain experience in information security within the NHSBSA. You will develop new skills and knowledge whilst working with an established team gaining valuable work experience and a recognised apprenticeship qualification with some additional recognised information security qualifications (BCS Certificate in Information Security Management Principles) and (Certified Security Risk Manager).

You will be enrolled with a local education provider and will be required to complete your Level 4 Diploma in Cyber Security Risk Analyst within the duration of the placement.

If you can bring us a great mixture of excellent organisational and people skills, coupled with some information security knowledge, we want to hear from you. In return we can offer you an engaging challenge in an organisation delivering savings to the NHS front line.

Working closely with the Information Security Risk and Business Continuity Manager, you will coordinate and support the delivery of the information security and business continuity programme, primarily focused on information security, information assurance and business continuity management activities and related processes within the NHSBSA.

You will have previous theoretical and/or practical experience of what is required in an information security risk management focussed role in a NHS environment, including relevant security standards and best practice. You will have previous experience of managing the collation of data and information for further analysis to be undertaken to arrive at the best outcome.

Previous experience in an information security or business continuity support role would be advantageous.

If this opportunity excites you, please get in touch

For further details contact

Name; Stuart Sommerville

Job title; Information Security Risk and Business Continuity Manager

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The NHSBSA is passionate about creating a diverse and inclusive organisation, which is a great place to work and truly reflects the diversity of our customers. We welcome applications from talented people of diverse characteristics including age, disability, gender identity and expression, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or any marginalised group. We also welcome applications from all those in the Armed Forces Community.

At the NHSBSA we pride ourselves on being a Disability Confident Leader, Stonewall Top 100 employer and we've recently been awarded the Employers Network for Equality and Inclusion Gold Standard benchmark.

We offer an invitation to the first stage of the selection process for people with disabilities that wish to be considered under the Disability Confident scheme, and for members of the Armed Forces Community, where all of the essential criteria in the person specification are met.

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