Hospital Manager

Falkland Islands (FK)
08 Apr 2018
30 Apr 2018
Job Type

The Falkland Islands Government is looking for a new colleague to join its existing team of friendly and experienced Health Service professionals

Set in the South Atlantic Ocean, the Falkland Islands benefits from unique wildlife, low crime rates, the absence of traffic jams, a varied social calendar and the close proximity of South America and Antarctica as holiday destinations.

The Package

Salary: ££ Competitive (starting salaries will depend on qualifications and experience).
Other Benefits include: a 25% end of contract gratuity, a favorable tax regime, in addition to relocation and flight package and 41 days leave (inclusive of public holidays).
Contract Type: 2 years fixed term appointment initially with the possibility of extension by mutual agreement.

The Position

Working closely with the Director of Health and Social Services, the Chief Medical Officer and Chief Nursing Officer, you will oversee the management of key operational services within the Islands’ 27 bed hospital, including Theatre, X-ray, Pharmacy, Pathology, Estates and Engineering, Stores, Catering, Physiotherapy, Drivers and Cleaning services.

The Person

We are looking for a highly skilled and organised Hospital Manager with a strong track record of effectively managing operational/clinical services that deliver quality patient outcomes. If you have a wealth of experience in managing complex and challenging operational projects and services in a healthcare setting, we want to hear from you.

In return for your passion, creativity, and hard work, we offer you a real opportunity to help shape the future of a Nation’s public healthcare provision.

If you recognise yourself in this description, have a sense of adventure and a true desire to make a difference, this is the job for you! To discuss the post in more detail you can contact the Director of Health and Social Services, Mandy Whittingham, by emailing or by calling: +500 28000.

For further information and an application pack contact our Recruitment Officer by emailing or calling (+500) 27421.

To apply: Send your application form and covering letter outlining why you meet the requirements of the role by clicking on apply button by no later than 4:30pm on 30th April 2018

Applicants seeking secondment or interchange opportunities are welcome to apply.