Operations Manager – Surgery

12 Feb 2019
12 Mar 2019
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
A large NHS organisation is looking to appoint an operations professional; working within their Surgical Division for a period of 6 months initially.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Lead on the operational management of surgery and theatres, supervision of two direct line reports within the service;
  • Coordinate the operational delivery of all responsible services and ensure the safe and effective use of all resources;
  • Specifically to take a lead in achieving key performance targets in line with local and national agreements;
  • Provide leadership and overall general management for the organisation, working in close collaboration with the Divisional Directors and SMT;
  • Drive innovation, modernisation and high levels of staff and patient satisfaction across the organisation;
  • Ensure all levels of staff have a good understanding of the objectives and priorities and how these fit into the overarching Trust plans and how their role contributes to these;
  • Develop strategies to ensure staff engage with other service areas to support and encourage integrated service delivery.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Up-to-date knowledge of NHS systems, policy and other key policy drivers. (Performance Management, operating Framework, capacity planning, RTT);
  • Experience of managing people and teams within a large NHS organisation;
  • Able to influence and contribute good working practices cross divisional and engage key stakeholders.
For further information on this role please contact Stephen Warne on 0161 416 6074