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Director of Clinical Services

Reference

PRI43874

Location

Heathfield, Tottingworth Park, Broad Oak, East Sussex, TN21 8UN

Priory Group Division

Healthcare

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

Competitive

Hours

37.5

Job Advert Location Description

Located on the outskirts of the rural village of Broad Oak in East Sussex, Heathfield is a specialist neurorehabilitation service that provides person-centred, post-acute, neurobehavioural rehabilitation for people with an acquired brain injury (ABI) as well as offering long-term care and support to people with complex needs relating to progressive neurological conditions (PNCs).

Heathfield Priory Hospital is looking for an experienced Nurse or registered healthcare professional to lead our clinical teams. You will play a key role in the senior management team of the hospital and will deputise for the Hospital Director in their absence. You will support and oversee the clinical structure, including directly line managing our Ward Manager.

You will play a lead role in overseeing all clinical governance processes and will chair the hospitals Clinical Governance Group. You will be a skilled collaborator and negotiator which will enable you to work effectively across all departments.

This is a role that would ideally suit an experienced Ward Manager looking to take their next step in their clinical leadership career. Your previous clinical experience, combined with your experience as a clinical leader will help you as you lead and manage others to guide patients as they progress on their individual treatment journeys. The hospital operates a recovery focussed and trauma-informed approach so as to provide support that helps people achieve their goals taking into account their life experiences. This a fast paced role which will be required to tackle multiple challenges simultaneously, which will often be complex in nature requiring you to draw upon your sound clinical, professional and values-led judgement to make decisions.

This is more than a job, it’s a vocation. You will lead a team of dedicated and supportive colleagues who share this same passion to help others. We welcome people from all backgrounds and value the contribution that your life experience, culture and world view can bring.

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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.

Job Description

Director_of_Clinical_Services_Healthcare.pdf

Closing Date

31/03/2021