Head of Nursing and Quality Standards

23 Dec 2020
20 Jan 2021
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
Finegreen are currently supporting a leading healthcare organisation in the appointment of a Head of Nursing and Quality Standards on an interim basis for up to 3 months.

The post will be working fully remotely.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Support the Executive Director of Nursing to develop, further plan and implementation of Quality and Professional Nursing Standards to additional teams due to new service provision/acquisitions;
  • Working across the multiple sites engaging with Heads of Nursing/Community Services and local teams to implement the Quality Strategy using a risk-based methodology;
  • Identification of areas of risks to Quality through the due diligence process linking in with DoN to review and action plan using GIRFT methodology;
  • Provide strong nursing leadership around Quality and Professional Standards, although not directly line managing individuals, will need to engage with all levels of staffing on a daily basis;
  • Responsible for Modelling professional behaviours within the teams in line with company ethos.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Registered General Nurse with (primary care experience ideally)
  • Knowledgeable re Quality Improvement methodologies, including RCA trained. Evidence of delivering quality improvements on a large scale
  • Demonstrable development and delivery of improved professional standards;
  • Experience in use of GIRFT methodology;
  • Excellent report writing skills;
  • Ability to be responsive to timescales and changing priorities, also communicate to differing groups of individuals.
If you are interested in this role and have the above experience, please do send a copy of your CV in the first instance and your availability/notice period to donna.larder@finegreen.co.uk