At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.
This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.
Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.Exciting new opportunity to join a team of nurses – working with technology to improve patient flow
UCLH has a Coordination Centre, which acts as the centre of patient flow management and bed placement for two of its inpatient hospital sites – University College Hospital (UCH) and National Hospital for Neurosurgery and Neurology (NHNN). The centre brings together clinical site managers and bed managers from both of these sites, to work together using a new patient flow system and real time location technology.
The Coordination centre has hospital wide visibility of operational flows to help the team coordinate and support smooth running on the day and improve demand and capacity planning for our inpatients. The aim of the Coordination Centre is to remove operational frustrations so that we deliver excellent care all of the time and make every day in hospital a value-added day for our patients.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and patient centred nurse, who has a passion for improving patient flow and reducing delays, to join the team.Deputy Clinical Operations Manager (Band 8a senior nurse) – 1 Permanent Post and 1 fixed term post for 6 months:
This is a post that will be on a 24/7 rotation, covering days and nights. This post will provide senior leadership to the Patient Flow/Clinical Site Managers team and be equipped with the knowledge and skills to lead and develop a team, deal with all issues immediately and take appropriate action. This post will provide a ‘bronze’ level of support to our sites, and out of hours will be the on site clinical manager to deal with incidents and site escalations. The post will deputise for the Clinical Operations Manager when required.
The ideal candidate will have experience in demand and capacity planning, be an excellent communicator and relationship builder and be tenacious in delivering a high quality service.Interview W/c 29th October 2018For further details / informal visits contact:Lorraine Walton, Clinical Operations Manager on: Apply All candidates for posts at UCLH are required to complete our values assessment.In the ‘Further Links’ section to the right of this advert, please follow the link to the UCLH Values Assessment Tool. Once you have completed the assessment and scored highly enough, you will receive a certificate number. In order to start your application, you must copy and paste (do not type) your certificate number into your application form when requested.The certificate covers all applications you make to UCLH for 6 months - you do not need to take the test for each job application you make. After 6 months you may complete the assessment again.If you have lost your certificate number, you can have a reminder sent to your email address by accessing the Values Assessment Certificate Number Reminder tool in the ‘Further Links’ section to the right of this advert.Please note that if you are at present in a training position on the 2016 new junior doctor’s contract and are applying for a Trust doctor role your salary will not be pay protected.You will be placed on the appropriate point of the Trust Doctor pay scale based on your previous experience.This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. You are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.
Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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