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Head of Therapy

Job Reference: 166-IC-2183029

Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Integrated Care
£52,306 - £60,983 per ann

Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is North Derbyshire's only acute district general hospital, with 24 hour Emergency Department services, we're responsible for providing care and treatment to more than 400,000 people who live in our communities. We are modern, well resourced and in commuting distance of Sheffield, Derby, Nottingham and close to the Peak District. The Care Quality Commission rated the Trust as ‘Good’.

Our vision is to be an outstanding provider of sustainable healthcare services, delivering the best possible care to our patients and being a great place to work for our people.

We are looking for an experienced , motivated and innovative individual to lead our adult Therapy Services - Nutrition and Dietetics , Occupational Therapy , Physiotherapy , and Speech and Language Therapy

Covering for a period of maternity leave for 9 months , you will play a leading role in the operation and development of the Pharmacy & Therapy Care Unit with a view to maximising the contribution of therapy services to the care of patients and the future success of the hospital. You will also initiate and support projects relating to service transformation

You will also be expected to take an active role with the recently formed Derbyshire AHP Council , contributing to and promoting the role of AHPs in the re-organisation of care across Derbyshire working closely with other providers, the STP and commissioners across Derbyshire.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Allied Health Professional who is aspiring to a Senior Leadership role , and wishes to gain experience in a secondment.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Martin Shepherd , Clinical Director , Pharmacy & Therapy

01246 512155


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