Deputy Director of Operations – Community Services

South East England
06 Feb 2019
04 Mar 2019
Finegreen Consultant
Job Type
A large healthcare organisation is looking to appoint a Deputy Director of Operations – Community Services. The role is the most senior point of contact for partners and stakeholders for the division, and has responsibility for the general management and performance.

Main Responsibilities:
  • To ensure the effective development of divisional services and will support corporate initiatives as required;
  • Accountable for the delivery of high quality services including the management of clinical governance, quality, CQC requirements, professional standards and risk;
  • To create a culture which fosters accountability, openness and integrity, staff involvement, a progressive attitude to work life and respects the dignity and diversity of all staff;
  • Maintain and enhance operational performance to deliver improved outcomes;
  • Raise standards of practice, productivity and value for money;
  • Identify areas of poor performance and ensure appropriate action is taken, including the development of standard operating procedures and escalation procedures;
  • Optimise the management of resources supported by the corporate divisional team (HR, finance, informatics) as per the annual plan;
  • Accountable for financial success.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Graduate or equivalent with postgraduate management qualification or extensive management experience and training;
  • Build rapport with senior clinical and managerial teams in the delivery of performance targets, service delivery and change programmes;
  • Managing a range of services at a senior decision making level within a healthcare setting;
  • Demonstrate excellent Customer Service and to meet the required IT Skills for the post;
  • Partnership working and achieving healthcare targets;
  • Implement strategic and business plans;
  • Manage large budgets successfully.
For further information on this role please contact Donna Larder on 0161 241 9674 or email