Divisional Head of Nursing for Surgery

North West England
Band 8d NHS AfC
10 Jan 2021
07 Feb 2021
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
A large NHS organisation is currently seeking a senior nursing professional, this person must hold experience at Band 8d level in a surgical service setting. 

Main Responsibilities:
To provide effective, visible, professional nursing leadership and support for the Nursing team in the Division of Surgery whilst approval for the required Nursing structure for the merged organisation is awaited;
Assure professional standards and practice; in all aspects of nursing, are achieved within the Division, including adhering to statutory regulations to deliver excellent patient care;
Monitor standards of Nursing practice by working regularly in the clinical areas alongside staff providing patient care, ensuring care is provided to a high standard, responding effectively to any failing and monitoring corrective action with Ward Managers and Matrons;
Work collaboratively with the Divisional team across the site, but also work with colleagues’ cross site around decisions for surgical services;

A successful candidate will have:
Registered Nurse with current NMC registration;
Experienced working within a busy acute hospital setting at senior level;
Recently held managerial appointments at Band 8d level equivalent level within a busy acute environment;
Ideally have surgical experience, however client may consider medicine but would need to have been NHS acute settings recently;

For further information on this role please contact Donna Larder on 0161 241 9674 or email donna.larder@finegreen.co.uk