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Hospital Director, The Avalon Centre

Job Reference: J265-HD-TAC-1601819

Elysium Healthcare
Swindon, Wiltshire
£55,000.00 - £65,000.00

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to put your mark on a brand new service then apply for the Hospital Director position at our new site, The Avalon Centre in Swindon. You will be leading and managing a brand new team, ensuring excellent care is maintained, developing commercial opportunities and strategies, and ensuring quality and financial targets are met.


You will be the Hospital Director at The Avalon Centre, a 20 bed Neurobehavioral rehabilitation service, situated in Swindon. It’s imperative that you have previous experience in the healthcare sector to provide direction, implement change and to understand the neurobehavioral rehabilitation process.


Role – Hospital Director

Location – Swindon, Wiltshire

Salary – £55,000.00 - £65,000.00

Hours – 37.5 per week

Closing Date – 30th August 2019


Your responsibilities


  • Overall leadership and management responsibility of the service and the transdisciplinary team, and be responsible for the delivery of excellent care and operational performance, whilst continuing to develop commercial opportunities with purchasers and referrers.
  • Ensuring both quality and financial targets are met, and facilitating the development of quality healthcare services, ensuring that they respond to the changing needs of purchasers and patients, and also reflect market trends and evidence based practice.
  • Together with the Consultant Clinical Neuropsychologist, leading the senior management team on site, developing local strategy of the service, ensuring adherence to the service’s objectives, quality improvement and business plans.
  • Promoting and enhancing the hospital’s reputation for specialist care and service
  • Fulfilling the role of Registered Manager as per CQC expectations


To be successful in this role, you'll need


  • An excellent track record in a management role within the healthcare sector (essential), together with a clinical background in and understanding of neurobehavioral rehabilitation
  • A passion for improving clinical quality and individual care.
  • An emphasis on performance and delivery in order to support successful service delivery and development, budget control, business development and revenue generation
  • An inclusive and supportive management style balanced with strong leadership, is a critical factor in the success of this role, in order to provide direction and implement change.


What you will get


  • Annual salary of £55,000.00 - £65,000.00
  • The equivalent of 33 days annual leave – plus your birthday off!
  • Free meals and parking
  • Wellbeing support and activities
  • Career development and training
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Package
  • Flexible working opportunities


There is 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.


Each and every employee is valued and supported, as everyone has an important role to play in the success of Elysium. It is only with the dedication, passion and hard work from staff that excellent care programs that truly benefit the service users can be delivered.


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 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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