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Urology Assistant General Manager

Band 7

Main area
Administration - Urology
Band 7
Fixed Term - 6 Months
Full time - 37.5 hours per week
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University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)
£38,035 - £48,256 per annum inclusive
19/02/2018 23:59

At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.

We want you to come to UCLH, and stay at UCLH; all of our staff have been involved in developing our values.

We believe that UCLH is a better place for patients and staff alike. This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

UCLH has two major strategic projects underway. On Grafton Way, we are building a facility which will be home to one of only two high energy NHS proton beam therapy centres, Europe’s largest centre for the treatment of blood disorders and a hyper modern surgery service.  Close by on Huntley Street we are developing the new Royal National ENT and Eastman Dental Hospitals. Replacing the current hospitals on Grays’ Inn Road, this development will mean we can provide multidisciplinary care to our dental and ENT patients in a modern environment. Our Grafton Way facility is due to open in 2020, with Huntley Street opening in 2019.

NHS staff survey results from 2016, UCLH has been named one of the ten best performing non-specialist trusts against the following statement: “If a friend of relative needed treatment I would be happy with the standard of care provided by this organisation”.

Assistant General Manager – Urology  

Band 7

Surgical Specialties Division

An exciting leadership opportunity is available for an enthusiastic and committed person with proven leadership and management experience.

The Division of Surgical Specialties comprises of Urology, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Head and Neck and Thoracic Surgery. The Division has a large inpatient base for elective surgery, but also includes a significant day-case, non-elective and outpatient workload. With approximately 13,000 inpatient episodes and 55,000 outpatient episodes per year it is a busy Division with a wide variety of strategic and operational priorities. The Division of Surgical Specialties has an annual budget of £25 million and comprises of approximately 400 staff. We are looking for an enthusiastic, committed individual with a proven leadership record and experience of managing a team, to support and develop these clinical services during an exciting period of growth and transition. You must be proactive in running all aspects of the services to the highest standards and maintaining relationships with colleagues across the network both internally and externally. Experience will be required in the areas of quality assurance, staff management, service delivery (including sound understanding of national access performance targets), service development and clinical governance. To help you succeed you will be fully supported by professional and dedicated clinical and administrative teams.

As a highly motivated manager with proven managerial experience, ideally within a healthcare setting, you will need to display strong leadership qualities and have a proven track record of delivering high performance across the areas you have managed.

This vacancy may close before the current listed closing date. You are advised not to delay submitting your completed application.


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Applicant requirements

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such 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 to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For more information, please contact Rosie Batty, General Manager, Urology (rosie.batty1@nhs.net)

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