– Croydon – Hospital – £60K
My client has a position for a Director of Clinical Services to join their team of staff within the Senior Management Team at their hospital in Croydon.
Criteria for this role:
Must be a Registered General Nurse Practitioner
Possess an ENB 998* , equivalent mentoring qualification or demonstrated experience
Knowledge of NMC Codes and guidelines and their implications for practice
Knowledge of the Care Standards Act and Care and Quality Commission Requirements
Knowledge of Quality Assurance tools
Knowledge of Human Resources, including interviewing, performance reviews, performance coaching and formal HR processes such as disciplinary.
General clinical experience in an acute setting
Significant experience of managerial responsibility for several department (in an acute setting)
Management qualification (desirable)
Education to a degree level (preferred)
Duties of the role as Director of Clinical Services includes:
Facilitate the cost effective management of 24hour clinical services in the Hospital.
Co-ordinate and maintain the delivery of services ensuring safe practice and adherence to Care Quality Commission (CQC) standards
To ensure compliance with appropriate regulatory and best practice frameworks
To manage 3rd party clinical service providers where appropriate
To work in partnership with, support and deputise for the Executive Director when required
To ensure effective systems and processes are in place to satisfy CQC requirements.
To develop effective system to facilitate regular review and improvements in patient satisfaction & quality of service.
To have delegated responsibility from the Registered Manager for child and adult protection and for safeguarding
My client are able to offer staff excellent training support and progression potential, making it an excellent place to work.