Director of Clinical Services 12 month Maternity
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Director of Clinical Services (12 month maternity cover) to join a market leading healthcare provider for a Mental Health service in the Cardiff area. They are looking for someone to be lead nurse / clinician for their small site, so Mental Health knowledge is a must. This is an excellent working environment and the opportunity will offer genuine career progression for someone who has a track record in senior management.
As a Director of Clinical Services, you will deputise to the Hospital Director and be required to guide the staff teams across the hospital and enhance the operation and quality of clinical services, evaluating through clinical governance and audit. You will manage the delivery of the clinical services business plan and maintain the business relationships.
- Current nursing PIN
- Relevant senior management experience and excellent understanding of CQC guidelines
- Extensive Mental Health knowledge
Salary: Competitive - based on experience.
- Ensure adequate and appropriate skill mix of nursing and rehabilitation assistant staff for all shifts.
- Ensure all relevant policies are in place, reviewed and updated as and when necessary (e.g. centre guidelines/patient information) in liaison with multidisciplinary teams.
- Provide Clinical Leadership for nursing teams
- Completing action plans from audits
- Keeping occupancy levels full
- Bed management/referral, assessing suitability
- Conducting Investigations
- Attending disciplinary hearings
- Staff training
If you are interested in this vacancy please send your CV to and I will give you a call. Alternatively you can call me on for more information.
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