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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 25/05/2022.

Assistant Operations Manager (Maternity Cover)

Job Reference: 470-22-131-JM

Employer:
Isle of Wight NHS Trust
Location:
Isle of Wight
Salary:
Band 7

We’re thrilled that you are thinking of joining us.

Why wouldn’t you choose the Isle of Wight NHS Trust?

We serve a population of approximately 150,000 residents, making the services we offer variable and personalised with a flexible approach to our service users. Every day brings a fresh challenge to our staff and being part of our island gives you the opportunity to work as one cohesive team.

The Isle of Wight is a unique and stunning gem located off the South Coast of England, a short ferry journey from Portsmouth and Southampton, with journey times taking from as little as 10 minutes. London can be reached in 90 minutes by rail from Southampton or Portsmouth. There is a regional airport at Southampton, with flights to many European destinations as well as UK mainland cities The island offers our visitors and residents an amazing coastline with beautiful countryside, year round events, festivals and award-winning attractions..

Our top priority in the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is to protect our patients, our staff and our community.

Where possible, interviews are currently being conducted remotely via Microsoft Teams.

Until further notice, all patients and visitors to Isle of Wight Trust sites will be required to wear a face covering.

At the IOW NHS Trust we are committed to putting the safety and care of our patients first, as well as helping us to protect you and your colleague and therefore we would recommend that you are vaccinated against COVID-19 and that you understand that we are treating COVID-19 positive patients within our services.


Assistant Operations Manager (Maternity Cover) – Locality Network Services - 9 month Fixed Contract

We are looking for Assistant Operations Manager to join our team across the Integrated Mental Health Hub and Locality Mental Health teams. Working closely with the Service Manager and Locality Lead, the Assistant Operations Manager will undertake projects to support the day to day operations of the services.

The role will involve supporting the development of processes, policies, procedures along with embracing IT systems, data analysis and implementing new ways of working in line with Integrated Localities and the new strategy for Mental Health & Learning Disabilities - No Wrong Door.

The role is varied and requires significant management experience, excellent prioritisation and time management skills, a positive attitude towards working within the NHS and general practice and a willingness to adapt to changing demands within the NHS. The role will also include interacting with patients and carers in our community with professional courtesy, efficiency and care.

We feel this really is an exciting opportunity to work closely with all the services in the portfolio, if you feel the same and are ready to take on this challenge, please apply now.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 7th June. 

For further information or an informal chat please contact Joanna Tucker, Service Manager or Lucy Abel, Operational Lead/ Locality Manager.




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1) Confirm any previous NHS service details via the Inter Authority Transfer (IAT) process should you be appointed to the post.

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Equality Statement We are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all our employees as well as maintaining a workforce that reflects our local communities we serve.

In accordance with the Equality Act, we welcome applications from anyone who meets the specific criteria of the post regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender reassignment, marital status, pregnancy, religion or belief or sexual orientation. Reasonable adjustments to the interview process can be made as required.

The NHS and primary care define flexible working as "an arrangement which supports an individual to have greater choice in when... where and how they work" - flexible working arrangements are supported and can be discussed in relation to any advertised role.



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