Senior Service Manager Acute Division - Inpatients

Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust
53561.00 - 64686.00 GBP Annual
13 Sep 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

At Camden and Islington NHS foundation trust our staff and service users have worked closely to create a set of values that make sure people who use our services get the best possible chance of a rapid recovery.
  • We are welcoming so you feel valued
  • We are respectful so you can feel understood
  • We are kind so you can feel cared for
  • We are professional so you can feel safe
  • We work as a team so you feel involved
  • We are positive so you can feel hopeful

We have 3 key priorities which are:
  • Early and Effective Intervention
  • Helping People to Live Well
  • Research and Innovation

To go along with our Trust values and to help us achieve our Key priorities we have developed 4 Cultural pillars:
  • We value each other
  • We are empowered
  • We keep things simple
  • We are connected

As an applicant for this role, you are urged to demonstrate within your supporting statement a combination of evidence that reflects your competence to meet the job specification and provide examples of how C&I values are an integral part of the way you have and will continue to deliver service.

We invite applications for the post of Senior Service Manager for the Acute Inpatient sites which are located in NW1 and in N19.

We seek a confident and competent leader, who possesses sophisticated organisational and management skills. The successful candidate will be a skilled communicator; and someone who places the well being of staff and the quality of service user care at the centre of their day to day focus.

It is an exciting time to join us at Camden & Islington Foundation Trust. We are an active member of the North Central London (NCL) Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP), the Mental Health Workstream plan has been highly commended. When looking at the Trust's strengths, its challenges and its clinical goals the three overarching organisational strategic priorities are;

• Early intervention and prevention
• Recovery and Well being
• Research and Innovation

The post holder will have operational management responsibility for all Acute inpatient services. This comprises 10 x Acute inpatient adult wards, 1x PICU, Occupational Therapy, Administration and a Site Coordination/ Bed Management team.

A key relationship will be with the Senior Service Manager for the Acute Division Community Services. The successful candidate will also work alongside the Acute Division Clinical Director and the Acute Division Director, to oversee the safe and efficient running of the Acute division as a whole and to develop and achieve Trust objectives.

The successful candidate will report to the Associate Director for the Acute Division.

If you are interested and wish to have an informal discussion about this role then please contact

Acute Division Associate Director, Adele Mc Kay

Interviews will take place in October

Only those applicants who demonstrate clearly how they meet our person specification will be shortlisted for interview. If you have not been contacted within 4-6 weeks of the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted for the next stage.

We reserve the right to close any vacancies from further submissions, when we have received sufficient applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. We are an employer committed to Equal Opportunities and Diversity, with a range of family friendly policies.

For more information please go to Camden & Islington NHS FT website.