Deputy Head of Therapy NHS AfC Band 8B

Fixed Term
  • Post Date: August 6, 2018
  • Apply Before: August 20, 2018
Job Description

Deputy Head of Therapy Newham University Hospital / Professional Lead Maternity Leave cover

We have an exciting opportunity available for an innovative, motivated and highly effective Dietitian, occupational therapist, physiotherapist or speech and language therapist with experience in management to further develop and expand their skills within the role of Deputy Head of Therapy NUH/ Professional Lead at Barts Health NHS Trust. This post is a maternity leave cover for 12 months commencing from the 1st November 2018.

The successful applicant will be a credible clinical leader, who, as a positive role model, will provide high level business planning and leadership to the Newham University Hospital Therapy services. Whilst in supporting the clinical leads and senior therapists within their profession to provide a high level of professional leadership, to ensure expert practice and improved patient care.

The successful candidate will have undertaken a similarly challenging role and possess highly developed interpersonal and influencing skills. They will support the development of a culture which embeds clinical standards and effective management of risk, and support.