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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 30/07/2021.

Assistant Clinical Manager

Job Reference: 349-LCO-3326508

Employer:
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Learning Disability
Location:
The Longmire Centre, Northenden, Manchester
Salary:
£24,907 - £30,615 per annum

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 25,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of ten hospitals across seven separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider.

We are looking for a Learning Disability Nurse to oversee the continued development of both services who provide support to people with a learning disability, complex needs and autism. The commitment to the implementation of the positive behavioural support model is essential.

You will be working as part of a team with wider support from the multi-disciplinary community based team. The role is focused on providing daily shift management leadership to the Complex Needs Day Service & Short Breaks Learning Disability Services. Experience of rota planning is essential.

If you have the right values and skills for Manchester Community Adults Learning Disability Health Service you will be supported by a programme of continuous training and development. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, or to find out more, please give us call .

We are a part of Manchester Local Care Organisation which is a pioneering organisation, improving care by bringing together NHS community health and mental health services, primary care and social care services in the city.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameNicola SunderlandJob titleActing Learning Disability MatronEmail addressnicola.sunderland@mft.nhs.ukTelephone number0161 861 2958




We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £26.85(standard disclosure) or £43.85(enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT would like to develop a committed, flexible workforce that is able to adapt to the changing needs of the NHS. We aim to support employees who wish to work flexibly, to allow them to maintain a healthy work life balance and fair consideration will be given to any flexible working requests.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

We welcome applicants from the Armed Forces Community.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on 0161 276 6198.


Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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