Interim Associate Director of Operations – Integrated Discharge

West Midlands
Competitive – NHSI Agency Cap Band 8b/c
04 May 2021
01 Jun 2021
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
An exciting new opportunity has arisen to work for an NHS organisation who are seeking to appoint an Interim Associate Director of Operations for Integrated Discharge, for up to 6 months in the first instance and with a possible view to extend.

As this is a key position within the organisation’s senior management structure, candidates must have experience working in a similar capacity in the NHS previously and a strong and demonstrable track record in leading system wide service improvement.

The role will be remunerated under the NHSI Agency Caps at Band 8b/c.

Key responsibilities will include:
  • Overall operational management of the Integrated Discharge Service;
  • Leadership and responsibility for a number of Discharge work streams aligned with Integrated Care Services, that require joint working with system partners to improve patient care;
  • Develop effective working partnerships with commissioners, external stakeholders and other NHS services;
  • Manage the development and implementation of new strategic objectives;
  • Develop and implement qualitative and quantitative measures to establish and monitor performance against organisational strategy;
  • Ensure continuous performance improvement by benchmarking performance with both internal and external comparators;
  • Represent the organisation across the system.
The ideal candidate will have:
  • Postgraduate degree qualification or equivalent level of experience;
  • Strong NHS background;
  • Significant experience of leading system wide service improvement;
  • Recent experience of working in a community setting;
  • An ability to lead and successfully manage change;
  • Excellent negotiation and influencing skills.
If you are interested in the role, please send a copy of your updated CV to and cc along with your availability.

If you do not receive a response within 72 hours of receipt, please assume that on this particular occasion, your application did not meet the client’s requirements for this specific role.

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