Divisional Director, Child Health & Women's Services

The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust
£88,364 to £119,133 a year plus £30k responsibility allowance
Closing date
3 Feb 2023

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Hospital, Paediatrics
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time
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Ambitious and enthusiastic leader? Ready to take a step into operational leadership?

We're looking for a ambitious and enthusiastic leader to come and be part of our journey towards building a new hospital and shaping the future direction of Child Health and Women's Services (CHAW's) Division.

We aim to deliver excellent clinical outcomes and a great experience for everyone who uses our services: exceptional healthcare, personally delivered.

As our Divisional Director for CHAWs, you will inspire our people and push the boundaries of innovation and quality of care working in partnership with our colleagues across our Integrated Healthcare System. Your role will be pivotal in delivering the leadership, guidance and developing new models of improving care on our journey to excellence.

We're looking for an established consultant in either Paediatrics or Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

You will have 4 PAs dedicated to divisional leadership, with the remainder PAs within your speciality and opportunity for specialist interest to be discussed.

Main duties of the job

You will be supported by a management lead (Associate Director of Operations), a Director of Midwifery and Divisional Management Team. You will have joint responsibility for the operational management of the division, ensuring the effective implementation of both national and local strategies and the achievement of service objectives within available resources.

About us

We are on the verge of a defining moment in PAHT's history. What lies ahead is a journey of transformation and improvement that will lead us successfully into the future, enabling us to deliver modern, integrated and outstanding care that keeps our growing and ageing population healthier.

Against a backdrop of NHS and system transformation, the relentless pace of scientific, technical and clinical innovation, and our amazing opportunity to build a brand-new hospital, we need a strategy that is big, bold and ambitious. This is PAHT 2030,our organisational roadmap for the next 10 years. It is designed to inspire and challenge us, to guide and unite us in working smarter and better to achieve our vision.

We have already made great progress, but there is much more to do. Now, more than ever, we need to come together as one team, working with our local, regional and national partners, our patients and our communities to make PAHT the centre of excellence we know it can be.

Job description
Job responsibilities

As the divisional Director, you will be supported by a management lead (Associate Director of Operations) and a midwifery lead (Director of Midwifery) and divisional management team.

Please see attached candidate pack for further information

Person Specification
Education and qualifications
  • Clinical Registration - GMC
  • Further evidence of management/leadership training and continuous professional development
Experience and knowledge
  • Experience of holding clinicians to account for standards of care
  • Extensive operational experience in an acute environment

BMJRef: BMJ-107157/292-4864910-AS
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