Programme Director

Woodrow Mercer
North West
£600-750 per day
Closing date
20 Jul 2022

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Acute Trust
Job Type
Project Management, Programme Director
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Job Details

Woodrow Mercer Healthcare are looking for a Programme Director to work for a system located in the North West. We are particularly interested in persons who have managerial experience in Elective Care.

The Programme Director will have the ability to drive strategic, system-wide transformation, operational and business change to ensure the delivery of the programme within the system mandate to ensure we:

  • Restore Elective Activity
  • Address the waiting list backlog
  • Reduce the waiting list
  • Reduce waiting times
  • Reduce inequity of access
  • Improve health equalities and support the population health agenda

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Prior experience of working in NHS in delivering elective care projects at programme director level.
  • Sound understanding of healthcare and integrated care system
  • Degree or equivalent professional qualification.
  • Evidence of Continuous Professional Development.
  • Substantial experience of managing transformation of services
  • Demonstrable success in instigating/leading and managing change.
  • Demonstrable experience of performance management and meeting key targets.
  • Leadership and ability to motivate and empower others. Positive and effective team worker.
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels of the organisation including: Strong liaison and negotiation skills. Writing and presentation skills.
  • Ability to prioritise work, meet tight deadline and work independently.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, Judgement and analytical skills and conflict resolution skills.
  • Able to translate complex, sensitive issues, and problems.
  • Able to deliver flexible and creative solutions to difficult problems and challenges.
  • Analyse, present and tailor complex data and information to a wide range of audiences.
  • Intellectually flexible to work beyond existing structures and ways of working to deliver effective services.

This contract role is on an initial 6-month basis:

  • Start date - Asap
  • Hours/Days pw – Full time
  • Rate – Competitive
  • Location – Northwest, remote working

For more information, please contact Recruitment Consultant – Matt Cardy via or 07437 018116, who will be happy to discuss this vacancy in more detail. 


Woodrow Mercer Healthcare have made thousands of placements of skilled, dedicated and expert interim consultants into the NHS.

What makes us different is our commitment to transparent commercials, long term relationships and being the most knowledgeable recruitment team in the market.

Our Healthcare Recruitment Consultants are unmatched in our experience and track record in this market. 

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