Clinical Services Manager
Clinical Services Managers (SM2) circa £45,000
St Andrew’s is the UK’s leading charitable provider of specialist mental healthcare. Unlike traditional independent providers we have
no shareholders. As a charity we are in the unique position to reinvest our surpluses into cutting-edge specialist services, state-ofthe-
art facilities and developing experienced dedicated staff. We have sites across Northampton, Birmingham, Nottinghamshire and
Essex and are at an exciting time in terms of growth and development for driven and motivated individuals and our wonderful
Charity as a whole.
We are looking for the successful candidates to deliver effective operational leadership within defined areas of responsibility,
contributing to the strategic leadership and direction St Andrews, Essex Pound lane, North Benfleet is a low secure environment
caring for and rehabilitating patients who experience life difficulties as a result of their illness you will develop an effective business
culture that supports the delivery of quality services and support the Hospital Directors and Head of Clinical Services by taking a
lead role in the implementation and monitoring of the specific Service’s Strategic and Business Plans. You will also line manage
Ward Managers and may line manage Therapies, Social Work and Education teams and will support the Hospital Directors/Head of
Clinical Services by taking a lead role in the implementation and monitoring of the Service’s Healthcare Governance Strategy.
Required skills and Responsibilities:
Proven ability to plan strategically and analyse / interpret complex information.
Significant experience of secure mental health/disability experience.
Ability to effectively lead and direct multi-disciplinary teams.
Experienced in the management of staffing establishments and related cost controls.
Knowledge and understanding of healthcare governance frameworks.
An awareness of current legislation and healthcare governance regulations effecting mental health services.
Comprehensive knowledge of risk factors concerned with mental health services.
Responsiveness to changing organisational needs.
Registered with relevant Professional body.
Educated to Degree level or equivalent.
‘A’ Level in Maths and English will be considered provided additional requirements are met.
Evidence of Management Development/Leadership training (or a willingness to undertake career development
Management training with St Andrew’s Healthcare.
Applying via this website will take you to the vacancy on the St Andrew's Healthcare website. You will need to complete our online application form and attach your CV in order to be considered for this role
Please quote the relevant reference number on all correspondence relating to this vacancy. All positions within St Andrew’s are
subject to an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check.
Closing date for applications: 17th March 2013
St Andrew’s Healthcare offer specialist secure services for men, women, adolescents and older people across mental health,
learning disability, brain injury and degenerative disorders such as Huntington’s and Alzheimer’s. Putting Service Users’ needs at
the heart of everything we do, we have built an innovative culture of clinical expertise.
Group Personal Pension Scheme
Subsidised Staff Restaurant
Free Car Parking
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St Andrew’s Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No 1104951