Deputy Associate Director of Nursing: Specialist Medicine

London, Greater London, England
Full time
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
7 Nov 2019
7 Dec 2019

Job Description

This post is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual with extensive nursing experience in medical specialties and leadership skills. It will appeal to anyone who thrives in an environment which is focused on building upon and continually improving quality, safety and patient experience.

The post holder will work collaboratively with the Divisional Triumvirate teams and Director of Nursing. You will professionally and clinically lead the nursing workforce for allocated service areas that include the specialties Renal, Diabetes, Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Cardiac, Respiratory, Sexual Heath, HIV, Dermatology and Rheumatology.

As the post holder you will be responsible for the provision of safe, quality and effective services, as well as day to day operational management of the services within your remit. You will ensure the service provides the highest standards of professional practice, budgetary and performance management, and service improvement at all times; driving quality in our services to ensure outstanding patient care is at the heart of all we do.

We are seeking to recruit an inspirational leader with clinical expertise and the ability to direct and influence change and to develop and support the strategic portfolio. You will possess a demonstrable record of success in change management and service improvement and reduction of harm. The successful candidate will need to be able to continue to develop the workforce in order to meet the changing service demands.

Reporting to the Divisional Director, this post is a key professional leadership role within the organisation. You will need to be a strong communicator, able to deliver change in an engaging way and articulate our vision for a truly transformed future. The ability to inspire, motivate and influence across both professional and organisation boundaries is essential. Applicants must have a genuine passion for developing the nursing workforce to reach its full potential in order to deliver quality and safe services to the population we serve.

Recent improvements has led to a stronger focus on providing Safe and Compassionate care to our patients and this has increased opportunities available to learn, develop and expand your career. We believe that providing excellent education, training and development for our staff is essential. We offer a wide range of benefits for example access to childcare vouchers, home-electronic scheme giving you discounted prices for home -electronics, salary sacrifice for cars, season ticket loans and access to staff discount for local restaurants and gyms

So while we are improving, you can too - within a professionally challenging yet exciting environment

We strive to live by our WeCare values and are committed to promoting inclusion, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We value our differences and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential.

As an Equal Opportunities Employer we actively support applications from individuals' who apply under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme and will process your application as appropriate.

We reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once a sufficient number of applications has been received and we regret that we are unable to provide notification if your application is unsuccessful.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from

By applying for this post you are agreeing to Barts Heath NHS Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job, information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system.

Barts Health is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and to child protection. The Trust aims to ensure as far as is possible that anyone, paid or unpaid, who seeks to work in our organisation and who gains access to children, is safe to do so. As such, you may be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Check as part of the recruitment process if appointed to a post with direct access to children or vulnerable adults.

We take the wellbeing of our staff seriously and we have put in place ways for all staff to freely raise concerns about any issue in complete confidence. From online services to being able to speak one on one with a trained advocate, you will be supported to raise your concerns in a way that is right for you.

Ref: 093574RLH

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