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Project Manager

Job Reference: 202-A-19-10751

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust
Trust HQ, Exeter
£37,570 pa

An Exciting opportunity has arisen with SWAST

Be responsible to the Programme Manager for the timely, efficient and effective management of specified projects on behalf of the Trust. 

Initially the role will focus on the national programme to update the current Airwave delivery with a new Integrated Command and Control System (ICCS), mobile data and voice solutions.

Represent the Trust’s interest at external meetings where senior member of the wider health community, Home Office and Department of Health attend and focus is on the development and implementation of National and Local service improvement deliveries.

Be able to effectively communicate, negotiate, build relationships and make decisions that benefit the Trust, translating the outcomes and outputs into internal change via business process review and/or system enhancements.

Interviews will be taking place on the 11th October 2019.

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust (SWASFT) was the first Ambulance Trust in the country registered as a NHS Foundation Trust (FT) demonstrating the highest levels of service quality, performance and financial management. SWAST delivers high performing emergency and urgent care to the residents and transient population of Cornwall and Isles of Scilly, Devon, Dorset, Bristol, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and Somerset along with NHS 111 service in Dorset.

SWASFT offers consistent high-quality, locally responsive and trusted care to patients, ensuring long-term sustainability and financial strength for the future.

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should we receive sufficient applications.

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I am sure that you will appreciate the financial pressures on NHS organisations and our desire to prioritise resources into patient care. Whilst we would wish to respond to all correspondence, we are unable to contact candidates who have not been shortlisted for interview. If you do not hear from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, you should assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust is working towards equal opportunities. Due to under representation within the Trust we would particularly welcome applications from minority ethnic groups, women and those with a disability.

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