Open Data Services Co-operative hiring a remote UK-based Partnership Lead for our Open Referral and related work

Open Data Services Co-operative do a lot of the core technical work to look after the Open Referral standards (HSDS and HSDA): we look after the documentation platform, and assist with the upgrade process.

We’re hiring a Partnership Lead for the area of Health, Social & Physical Activity Data (which includes our Open Referral work).

  • Salary: £43,120 (full-time equivalent) plus profit share and benefits.
  • Location: UK based, remote
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Open Data Services aims to make open data useful, usable and in-use. We like to work with projects that combine innovation and engagement to deliver sustainable social impact with open data.

We’re looking for people to join our interdisciplinary team working with data publishers and users. You’ll be supporting people working with data about human services and physical activities through Open Referral and Open Active, and exploring opportunities for this data to be put to use supporting social prescribing.

You’ll work with our clients and network to develop opportunities for us to work in these areas: building on our existing work and developing new areas to put this data to use. You’ll develop technical strategy, lead projects and foster a community around using data to promote wellbeing, community and health.

We are a workers co-operative. After your probationary period, you’ll have the option to become a co-operative member: gaining a stake in its future, and opportunities to develop new skills in co-operative business management.

As we are a remote working organisation we will consider applications from anywhere in the UK. You must have the right to live and work in the UK.

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