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Head of Business Management

Job Reference: J130-A-21-1624

Cumbria Health on Call (CHoC)
£37,500 - £45,500


We provide out of hours (OOH) primary care and Extended Access appointments to the population of Cumbria (500,000 people over a land mass of 2,613 square miles), working out of 12 clinical sites. Our core bases are:

  • Kendal
  • Barrow
  • Whitehaven
  • Carlisle
  • Penrith
  • Wigton

Rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission we pride ourselves on working as one team to deliver high standards. Our social mission is “to achieve excellence in the care of our patients by providing a safe and caring high quality service that’s easily accessible.”

Working for CHoC can offer flexible opportunities in terms of location, hours and working patterns so you can enjoy a great work life balance. In order to provide the best patient care we understand the importance of ensuring staff satisfaction and are consistently trying to ensure we offer our staff a positive working environment whether that be though training or social events.

Listen to your heart. Have the work life balance you'd love.

Head of Business Management - 1 year fixed term or secondment opportunity

We are looking for a dynamic and driven senior manager to join CHoC on 1 year fixed term/secondment basis to cover a period of maternity leave. The role is primarily based at our Head Office in Carlisle.

About the role

As Head of Business Management you will work to source and deliver new business opportunities as well as managing existing projects, whilst ensuring performance and financial accountability.

Holding senior management responsibility for the rota functions of the organisation you will ensure organisational staffing requirements, performance and quality standards are achieved in both the clinical and non-clinical rotas.

Further details of the role can be found in the job description and person specification on this advert.

About you

If you are interested in applying then you will need to be a highly organised and efficient senior manager with experience of working within the NHS. With a proven track record of procuring new business opportunities and project management, you should be able to work flexibility in a challenging and ever changing environment.

We are looking for a manager with first class communication skills who can use their experience in managing both internal and external relationships to join our team and continue to drive our business forward.

What can we offer you

This role really is a unique opportunity for someone looking to expand their horizons. We are a very dynamic and adaptive organisation, our services are continually growing and evolving, and the Head of Business Management is key to this development.

Working for CHoC you can expect to be supported by our fantastic management team, we really value personal development and strive to provide our teams with the development opportunities they seek.

Rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission we pride ourselves on working as one team to deliver high standards so are very much looking forward to welcoming you to the team.

If you would like any further information or to discuss the role further, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

We look forward to hearing from you.

The role is 0.8 FTE - working four days a week from our Head Office in Carlisle although some travel around Cumbria may be necessary.

FTE salary is £37,500 - £45,500 depending on experience.

Please note the following key dates:

Closing date - Monday 21st June 2021 at 9am

Interview date - Tuesday 6th July 2021

This job advert is listed on NHS Jobs and all applications must be made via the NHS Jobs vacancy.

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