Interim Operational Manager - Acute Medicine

South East
Competitive - CCS NMNC Framework Band 8B
24 Jan 2018
21 Feb 2018
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
Our client an NHS organisation is looking to appoint an Interim Operational Manager - Acute Medicine Services for 6 months. This role is available under a Fixed Term Contract with the Trust or could be available at interim contractor rates under the CCS NMNC Framework at Band 8b for the right candidate.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Operational Managememnt of Acute and Specialist Medicine Services.
  • Lead day to day processes to support lean operational management in the Services and across the Division.
  • Drive service redesign, innovation and best practice across both the Services and the Division.
  • Manage and develop a changing service in liaison with clinicians, managers and staff. 
  • Facilitate the planning process for the Services covering activity, capacity, manpower and finance, support service developments and prepare business cases, position papers, projections and other reports as required.
  • Work with Lead Clinicians and Specialty Teams in the monitoring and achievement of national and locally agreed standards, including Cancer waiting times, TWR, Choose and Book and 18 weeks.
  • To lead and manage Division wide projects
Key skills and Experience:
  • Credible and proven record of significant successful operational management experience
  • Demonstrable experience managing NHS teams and services at a senior level preferably within an Acute Trust
  • Experience leading multi-professional teams with proven service developments plan network
  • Experience leading senior teams and chairing major project teams with multi-professionals
  • Proven track record of project management and implementation of successful service changes
  • A strong financial aptitude and a demonstrable track record of managing budgets and developing business cases
  • Able to manage & develop patient care pathways
  • Able to risk & healthcare governance
  • Experience of partnership working
  • Business planning & development
 For further details on this role, please email Toni Coates on