Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Champion (Social Value) in High Wycombe at InHealth Limited

Date Posted: 9/20/2022

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Job title: Social Value Champion (Equality, Diversity and Inclusion)

Salary: Competitive

Hours: Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week

Location: Home Based/ Working partly in one of our offices in either High Wycombe, Winsford or Rochdale

Closing date: 14th September


InHealth is a people-focused organisation, our teams are integral in how we deliver our services and our values of trust, passion, care and fresh thinking underpin everything we do, influencing the way we interact with patients, customers, and colleagues. We are committed to making a positive social, economic and environmental contribution to the communities in which we operate. As part of our sustainability strategy, we fully support the NHS Net Zero Supplier Roadmap, which charts a route towards a net zero healthcare system.

We promote equality, diversity and inclusion across the organisation, with a dedicated strategy and related action plan, as well as forums and staff groups to focus on the most important areas of staff engagement, delivering real improvements that enhance the overall staff experience for all our colleagues. We also recognise the importance of health and wellbeing for all of our colleagues, promoting a culture of care that is underpinned by a dedicated wellbeing strategy, providing a range of resources and support to make sure that everyone looks after themselves and their physical and mental health.

The creation of this dedicated role as Social Value Champion demonstrates our commitment to social values and our desire to really deliver social value in a meaningful way, ensuring that we hold ourselves to account and make a positive difference for our patients and teams.

About us:

InHealth is the UK's largest specialist provider of diagnostic and healthcare solutions. Our aim is to make healthcare better for patients by working collaboratively with the NHS to deliver a range of high-quality tests, scans, assessments and procedures. In the last year, we have supported more than 3 million people in their healthcare journeys, the majority of these are NHS patients and service users.

Our mission is to be the preferred provider of high-quality diagnostics and healthcare solutions in hospitals and in accessible community settings, serving 5 million patients from 1,000 locations by 2025.

What you will do:

  • As InHealth's Social Value Champion, you will champion InHealth's social value agenda, engaging with stakeholders across the organisation to develop and drive forward our action plans, ensuring we fully deliver on our commitments across equality, diversity and inclusion, wellbeing, mental health and social mobility. You'll need to stay in touch with any new initiatives and ideas that we can consider implementing, with the ultimate aim of being a responsible employer that cares for our colleagues and dedicates time and space to social values.

What you are responsible for:

  • Engaging with and inspiring key stakeholders across the organisation
  • Driving our ED&I agenda, working with our dedicated forum to deliver on our action plan
  • Playing an active role in the Wellbeing Steering Group, working with our Chief Medical Officer to seek out, explore and implement wellbeing initiatives across the group
  • Collaboratively developing project plans with SMART objectives, ensuring measurable outcomes are agreed
  • Continuously monitoring progress against objectives
  • Delivering on defined outcomes and communicating these successes internally and externally
  • Building a portfolio of case studies and success stories
  • Proactively identifying and managing any risks, escalating as appropriate
  • Keeping abreast of external trends, ensuring InHealth remains at the forefront, delivering innovative solutions to progress the social value agenda.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • A team player who has a genuine passion for all things ED&I, making healthcare better and InHealth a great place to work
  • Organised and has great attention to detail and enjoys working with data and using it to tell a story
  • Good at working under pressure and is calm in challenging situations
  • Inspiring to others
  • Approachable, dedicated and hardworking
  • Good at making decisions
  • A great communicator at all levels, able to develop relationships with key stakeholders across the business
  • Able to translate and develop strategy and policy into real-life plans that meet our corporate objectives
  • Genuine in their passion about equality, diversity, inclusion, wellbeing and social values
  • Engaging and able to advocate and garner support
  • Uncompromising on high quality standards
  • Confident, independent and a problem solver
  • Skilled at project management, or willing to learn
  • A really good communication with excellent written, verbal and listening skills
  • Passionate about healthcare and the wider impact an organisation has on society.

You should apply if you have experience of:

  • ED&I and social value themes as part of your own learning or more formal roles and training
  • Managing multiple projects under pressure
  • Working with stakeholders at different levels and in different areas of the organisation
  • Project management (advantageous but not essential).

What can InHealth offer you?

We offer a fantastic benefits package, which is available through a mobile-enabled rewards platform, called InJoy. This is your place to access thousands of offers and discounts on a wide range of products and services relating to: fashion, travel, eating out, technology, leisure and more!

In addition to this, we also offer:

  • 27 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
  • Generous company contribution pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance options
  • Life assurance
  • Hybrid and flexible working opportunities
  • Fantastic learning and development opportunities
  • 24/7 access to a dedicated well-being hub and an Employee Assistance Programme
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Monthly award programme and online peer-to-peer recognition
  • Long service recognition, with vouchers and additional annual leave
  • Refer a friend bonus
  • Discounts on InHealth's healthcare services
  • Smart tech, Cycle to Work and thousands of discounts and cashback options
  • Paid-for professional memberships and more!

Making sure our people are happy at work is one of our main priorities, which means giving them as many opportunities as we can to support their personal and professional growth. We also have an innovative approach to personal and professional development, helping you to be the best version of you and giving you a real career pathway.

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