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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 12/11/2020.

Deputy Hospital Director

Job Reference: J265-1603

Elysium Healthcare

Do you want to work in a friendly, committed and established Mental Health service where your knowledge and skills will be valued? Are you experienced in working with people with complex mental health conditions? Then join the team at the Thornford Park as a Deputy Hospital Director.    This permanent Deputy Hospital Director (37.5 hours per week) position will see you join this experienced 130 bedded medium and low secure service for people aged 18+ with mental health needs.   You will support the Hospital Director in leading service, you will be responsible for managing clinical and non-clinical teams and will the lead across the hospital for quality and governance.    As a Deputy Hospital Director, you will have previous experience of project management as you will manage operational functions of the hospital and will be deputising for the Hospital Director, where you will attend internal and external meeting with key stake holders.   Thornford Park is in Thatcham close to Reading and Basingstoke, with good public transport networks and local amenities.  
Your responsibilities
  • Provide strong and robust leadership in the hospital environment.
  • Responsibility for budgetary oversight of the hospital
  • Promote and safeguard the well-being and interests of all patients, employees and visitors.
  • Ensuring site is compliant with all Regulatory guidelines and statutory requirements.
To be successful in this role, you'll need
  • Ability to deal with multiple issues simultaneously in a highly dynamic environment
  • Awareness of the wider Healthcare economy and political environment
  • A detailed understanding of statutory regulations
  • Ability to oversee and deliver site projects
  • Experience in a similar environment 
  • Experience in a mental health setting
What you will get 
  • Very competitive annual salary
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals and on-site parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package
There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers, car leasing without a credit check, holiday financing and much more.        About your next employer
  You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 70 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.
  Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.

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