General Manager – Emergency Medicine

North West
£43.33 per hour (agency cap Band 8c)
03 Oct 2017
31 Oct 2017
DL 18346
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
A leading NHS organisation is looking to appoint an Interim General Manager within the Emergency Medicine Directorate whilst they recruit to the substantive post. 

Main Responsibilities:
  • This is a senior position within the directorate, as the General Manager in Medicine Directorate you will be responsible for a clinical specialities within the Directorate;
  • Required to deliver all targets and KPIs associated with the specialities and provide senior leadership within the areas; 
  • Support the SMT within the organisation on delivering service improvement and current development projects; 
  • Provide operational management to the directorate to ensure that activity and financial targets are met;
  • Introduce improved patient pathway initiatives as part of their service improvement role, liaising closely with consultant medical staff and senior nurses;
  • Ensure that the directorate delivers safe and effective clinical care, which is underpinned by robust management processes and will require regular interaction with patient-facing staff; 
  • Monitor national performance targets specific to ED to ensure they are achieved, e.g. 4 hour target, flow, and ensure corrective action is taken when necessary; 
  • Create, develop and compile reports to inform the SMT of the directorate’s activity and performance; 
  • Effectively manage data/information to ensure national and local targets are met; this will involve the receiving, interpretation and provision of highly complex, highly sensitive or highly contentious information.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Require extensive influencing and negotiating skills; 
  • Extensive experience of demand and capacity and activity planning; 
  • Project management experience with evidence of delivering results with A&E trajectories; 
For further information on this role please contact Donna Larder on 0161 241 9674 or email