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Care Community Service Manager (S.M.A.S.H)

Job Reference: 412-COMM-976

Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
SMASH – Sandbach Middlewich, Alsager, Scholar Green and Haslington
£44,606 to £50,819 pa

Make your mark at the forefront of integrated care!


If you are a healthcare leader with a proven track record of delivering positive changethrough a collaborative approach with partners then this could be the most rewarding role you ever have.

Central Cheshire Integrated Care Partnership (CCICP) deliver community health services for the population of South Cheshire and Vale Royal we work closely with Primary Care Networks, Voluntary Organisationsand with Local Authority to move towards a more seamless provision of care that helps to keep people safe, well and supportedin their own homes for longer.

This role is a senior leadership role that provides the operational leadership for the S.M.A.S.H Care Community covering Sandbach, Middlewich, Alsager, Scholar Green and Haslington. You will be ensuring that services are safe and effective and will also be a key player in tailoring the services to meet the specific care needs of this population.

Not only will you have the responsibility for the therapy and nursing teams inyour area but you will also have a portfolio of specialist clinicalteams that deliverclinic based and home based services across the whole of South Cheshire and Vale Royal.

It is an exciting time for CCICP as we look to further expand the Community Care offer as outlined in the NHS Long Term Plan. We aspire for excellence andyou could be part of this success story, make a difference to a whole community and make a difference to your career.


Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust manages Leighton Hospital in Crewe, Victoria Infirmary in Northwich and Elmhurst Intermediate Care Centre in Winsford. We are the Lead Employer for Central Cheshire Integrated Care Partnership (CCICP) which aims to transform, develop and deliver health care services in the community.

The Trust has been rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following the recent inspection of its services and leadership and Mid Cheshire Hospitals Foundation Trust has been named a Top40 hospital at CHKS Top Hospital Awards 2019.

Our clinical facilities are excellent, as we have invested in state of the art theatres, Critical Care, Emergency Department and our Childrens Wards (to name but a few). We have also invested in our people, ensuring we have the right number of the right people delivering care, fostering a culture of compassion, support and excellence.

Following an NHSI initiative to establish 29 Pathology networks across England the University Hospital of North Midlands is currently working closely with Mid and East Cheshire NHS Trusts to establish a Pathology network across Staffordshire and Cheshire.


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  • Appointments are subject to a 6 month probationary period
  • You will be required to pay for a DBS disclosure where the post requires one
  • MCHFT does not reimburse travel to interview expenses
  • Should you require a reasonable adjustment to our recruitment process, please contact or tel. 01270 273937 to discuss

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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