The Chimneys - Deputy Hospital Director

Recruiter
Elysium Healthcare
Location
Rougham
Posted
12 Apr 2019
Closes
16 May 2019
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Chimneys is a 12-bedded inpatient hospital located in Suffolk specialising in the treatment of acute, severe mental health such as personality disorders or enduring eating disorders women aged 18+.

Elysium Healthcare brings together a unique approach to the delivery of care where the patient is embedded in the heart of all aspects of hospital life.

Annual salary: Up to £45,000 dependent on experience

Hours per week: 37.5

Our Deputy Hospital Director role involves:

  • Providing leadership and direction for staff in maintaining clinical and non-clinical standards, and in implementing service improvements
  • Managing and developing a highly skilled and motivated workforce through recruitment, selection, development and performance management processes
  • Managing the delivery of the clinical service's business plan, ensuring the effective and efficient management and control of staffing, budgets, materials and equipment
  • Supporting and contributing to the maintenance of the business relationships liaising with referrers and prospective purchasers
  • Promoting an effective and motivated workforce across the hospital
  • Acting as a role model for nursing staff demonstrating and promoting the organisation's core values, beliefs and professional behaviours, including respect, non-discrimination, empowerment and inclusion
  • Managing the effective implementation of clinical interventions and treatment designed to enhance the operation and quality of the clinical service (evaluated through clinical governance and audit).
  • Contributing to the development of Elysium procedures, processes and initiatives
  • Developing and promoting innovation and service improvement through initiatives such as the productive ward
  • Working with the Hospital Director and SMT colleagues in the planning, development and delivery of the service strategy
  • Responsibility for ensuring Safeguarding standards and procedures are consistently met and applied

To be successful as Deputy Hospital Director, you will need:

  • First level nurse registration with evidence of professional development, relevant skills and knowledge
  • Awareness of the wider Healthcare economy and political environment
  • Relevant experience in a similar environment
  • Proven track record of leadership and management skills

About our benefits

In return for your expertise and hard work, we offer a wide range of benefits:

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)
  • A Group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Assistance Services
  • Continuous learning and development
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Career development
  • Voluntary Benefits

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person's individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children. Candidates will be subject to a DBS disclosure.

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