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Hospital Director




Priory Hospital Malvern, 49 Hanley Road Malvern Wells West Midlands WR14 4HZ

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time





Job Advert Role Description


Opportunity for an experienced Hospital Director.

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge in the beautiful Worcestershire ?  

This could be the opportunity for you!

 Are you looking for a role that mixes rural tranquillity with city life? A patient focused service with the bonus of being close to the vibrant city of Worcester and towns such as Gloucester and Cheltenham?   Malvern Wells could be the place to you.  An exciting opportunity has arisen for an established Hospital Director or someone with equivalent experience to relocate to the beautiful, rural Worcestershire to open and lead the new Priory Hospital Malvern.

Located at the foot of the Malvern Hills, Priory Hospital Malvern provides a specialist psychiatric rehabilitation and recovery service for 25 men aged 18 years or older in a beautiful and relaxing setting. Our patients suffer from enduring mental illness and/ or personality disorder.   We support the needs of both detained and voluntary patients and can manage patients with complex needs, including those with a history of offending.

We aim to support patients in developing the life skills needed to enter back into the community where appropriate.

This is a fantastic opportunity to play a leading role in starting up this new service, leading a new staff team with the experience of an experienced Leadership team, developing Priory’s reputation for delivering the highest standards of care to a new site and broadening Priory’s provision of services in the Worcestershire area.

Reporting directly to the Operations Director, you will be responsible for the operational management and lead the overall function of the Hospital, including full P&L accountability. You will take responsibility for effectively implementing hospital policies and procedures to enable the provision of a high-quality service, both in respect of patient care and employee engagement.

As a Hospital Director:

  • You will lead the Senior Management team on site on all aspects of day to day business.
  • You will lead and develop a culture where the very highest standards of safety, quality and excellent patient care are consistently delivered.
  • You will develop and maintain strategic external relationships
  • You will drive recruitment and retention plans on site
  • You will review any audit or inspections reports ensuring compliance with all statutory regulatory bodies

What we’d like to give you:

  • A competitive salary
  • Car allowance
  • £3000.00 towards relocating if the move is more than 100 miles or £1500.00 if the move is less than 100 miles
  • Disclosure check cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays plus a day off for your birthday!
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • SMART Pension option
  • Free on-site parking
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • Long service award
  • Free meals on duty.

For an informal chat and further details please contact Cerys Morris on 07720948773 or email

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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.


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.

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