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Director of Clinical Services

Reference

PRI32586

Location

St John's House, St John's House, Lion Road, Palgrave, IP22 1BA

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

Competitive

Hours

37.5

Job Advert - Division Information

WE ARE LOOKING FOR TALENTED PEOPLE LIKE YOU!!

Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

Job Advert Location Description

Our service is based on the Norfolk/Suffolk border and provides a range of assessment, treatment, rehabilitation and specialist residential services to over 90 adults with a learning disability in a range of different environments suited to their individual needs including medium, low secure and rehabilitation.

In addition to a learning disability, many of our patients have complex needs including forensic histories, mental illness, ASC and Personality Disorders.  Most patients are detained under the Mental Health Act 1983.

 

Job Advert Role Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Director of Clinical Services to join our dedicated and passionate team.

Knowing that you are making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. However, our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

In addition to a learning disability, many of our patients have complex needs including forensic histories, mental illness, ASC and Personality Disorders.  Most patients are detained under the Mental Health Act 1983.

We are looking for an experienced Director of Clinical Services/Modern Matron with experience within a Healthcare setting. This role will allow you to play a central part in the development of the UK’s leading independent provider of mental health services.

What we want from you:

·         NMC (Nursing & Midwifery Council registered)

·         Ability to harness the commitment and potential of others

·         Excellent organisational capability

·         A hands on manager, motivated with a strong “can do” attitude

·         Forward thinking and able to challenge the status quo

·         A role model & mentor to other staff - providing advice and support to promote good practice

 

About the role:

Reporting to the Hospital Director, you will oversee the day-to-day running of the Hospital to ensure the highest standards of clinical care.

We expect you to forge positive working relationships and influence all members of the Hospital MDT, as well as maximising the potential of the Ward Managers within your team.

A true champion of continuous improvement whilst ensuring adherence & compliance with statutory regulations and current legislation, meeting quality standards and delivering against key performance indicators.

We are proud to offer:​

·         25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

·         Free on-site parking

·         Flexible benefits including reduced rates and access to new schemes including gym membership, IT technology (laptops / tablets / smartphones) and private healthcare

·         Long service award

·         Subsidised meals

·         Refer a friend to nursing bonus

For a confidential chat, please call Natalie Nash 07715 063371

Division DBS info

About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

Closing Date

29/02/2020