General Manager for Acute and Emergency Medicine

Band 8d

Main area
Acute and Emergency Medicine
Band 8d
Full time 37.5 per week
Job ref
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
£71,775 - 87,786 per annum Inc HCA
29/06/2018 08:00

The Princess Royal University Hospital Bromley is part of Kings College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has an exciting senior leadership opportunity for an experienced and motivated individual to join the trust as General Manager for Acute and Emergency Medicine, incorporating the Emergency Department, the Acute Medical Unit and the Ambulatory Care Unit. The role is a key leadership position with operational responsibility for one of the most high profile care groups within the Trust. We are seeking a highly skilled individual with prior experience at a senior manager level in an emergency department. The Acute and Emergency Medicine Care Group takes a front and centre position when it comes to the delivery of the Trusts key objectives around the delivery of the 4 hour standard. The Care Group is led by a highly skilled group of senior clinician, with a Clinical Director, two Heads of Nursing and two Clinical Leads across the service. You will lead the Care Group Triumvirate – Clinical Director's  and Head's of Nursing to ensure the delivery of high quality care, financial, performance and strategic objective. In addition, you will lead on an extensive transformation program to redesign all aspect of the Emergency pathway as well leading on a number of other key areas on behalf of the Division    This is an ideal opportunity for the appropriate individual to develop their senior leadership career in the NHS, in a diverse and challenging environment.   This post will give you the tools needed to become a future director in the NHS.

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London. The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.

Interview date: Monday 9th July or Tuesday 10th July


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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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Julienne Phillips on  01689-863789 to arrange time with Alison Pirfo Deputy Director of Operations .