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Interim Service Director

Employer
Practicus
Location
East Midlands, England
Salary
£450 - £500 per day
Closing date
19 Sep 2023

Job Details


My client offers healthcare for patients who have complex and challenging mental health needs.

My client is looking for an experienced interim Service Director to manage two of their sites based in the East Midlands. The purpose-built hospital needs strong operational leadership to drive improvements in occupancy, finance and building relationships with commissioners beyond their usual geographical areas.

The successful candidate will need experience in driving operational change within similar environments (mental health hospitals, community services) alongside the ability to hold people to account whilst remaining relational. Whilst the team have worked hard to drive improvements, without a Service Director there is a risk that the service will have no leadership or oversight until a substantive is found.

During the assignment, the client would like the successful interim service manager to:

* Ensure occupancy above budget
* Supporting with the transformation of processes and systems
* Fostering strong relationships with the other divisions and relationships with other service directors
* Working well with the leadership team beneath them
* Business development - improving commissioning relationships outside of current geographical area


If available, the successfull candidate can start very soon, and will report directly into the COO

The assignment requires the successful candidate to be onsite of the two services in the East Midlands for a minimum of 4 days a week. The assignment is inside of IR35 with a rate of between £450 - £500. The assignment is for 3 -6 months. If you have a track history driving operational improvements, have strong business acumen, have a passion for mental health/ learning disabilities and can create clarity amongst constant change then please get in touch.

LLoyd.kitchen@practicus.com

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Company

Our mission is to change the way people feel about recruitment.

We find, introduce and support business problem solvers. One + Many is our guiding principle. It’s a simple way of defining how we work and deliver better – as a business and as individuals. We recruit, gain insights and share knowledge as a community. It’s how we demonstrate value to our clients. It’s how we attract great candidates. It’s how all of us come together to have an impact that’s greater than the sum of our parts.

One good person on their own can achieve great things, solve problems, pass on knowledge and make a huge impact.

One good person supported, inspired and helped by a community will achieve more. Good people, made better.

Company info
Website
Telephone
01491 577122
Location
Riverside Barns
Remenham Church Lane
Henley on Thames
Oxon
RG9 3DB
United Kingdom

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