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Head of NHS Partnerships




Priory Group Head Office, 80 Hammersmith Road, London, W14 8UD

Priory Group Division

Central Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


Competitive + Car Allowance


37.5 Per Week

Job Advert - Division Information

When you join Priory Group you'll be part of something special - an innovative and rapidly growing organisation that is helping to redefine the health, social care and education landscape across the UK.

Job Advert Location Description

This is a remote based role that will cover a large geographical area, some travel to Priory Group sites will be expected. 

Job Advert Role Description

Priory Group have an exciting opportunity for a Head of NHS Partnerships to join our growing NHS team in London. As the Head of NHS Partnerships you will be responsible for building relationships both nationally and regionally within various networking structures in order to enhance the relationships and opportunities between NHS commissioners and Priory Group. This is a diverse role that will support the operation and service development teams as well as some key internal and external project management.

Head of NHS Partnerships responsibilities include but not limited to

  • Effective management of national, regional and internal milestones as part of the Provider Collaborative process based on project management principles
  • This will include reporting via a CRM system
  • Working across a diverse stakeholder group, building relationships to develop new commissioning models
  • Maintain a strong understanding of the NHS and Local Authorities, aligned to strategic planning
  • Ensure good visibility and representation of Priory Group at Programme Boards, sub-groups and key events
  • Support NHS Provider Collaborative with shared learning and positive outcomes, in line with existing models with Priory engagement
  • Work in partnership with SDMs on innovation and service developments aligned to supporting Provider Collaborative service line capacity
  • Provide expert advice to NHS partnerships in line with opportunities and growth

What we want from a Head of NHS Partnerships

  • Strong knowledge of national NHS partners, mental health products and services
  • Experience of reporting and providing detailed and high level updates to SMT and key internal stakeholders
  • Thorough knowledge of the NHS systems and processes including quality monitoring, contracting and commissioning processes is vital
  • Able to articulate clearly and succinctly in high pressure and challenging situations
  • Project Management and reporting expertise
  • Current and full UK driving license and covered for business use on your motor insurance

What we want to offer a Head of NHS Partnerships

  • Competitive salary
  • Car Allowance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • SMART pension
  • Online benefits portal with cashback options
  • Gymflex
  • 25 Days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Career pathways programme

Please take the time to familiarise yourself with the full job description and person specification prior to submitting an application. Priory Group reserves the right to extend or reduce the deadline depending on the response to the advert so we encourage interested parties to submit an application early.

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