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Job Description

Ramsay Health Care UK is currently inviting applications for the position of Matron, Boston West Hospital. Reporting to the General Manager, the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a strong commitment to developing the Clinical Team to the benefit of patient care and business performance. The ability to support your team to deliver high quality, evidence based acute care is essential, combined with personal drive, enthusiasm, creativity and resilience.

You will be expected to work in close partnership with the General Manager and Senior Management Team and become fully involved in the strategic development of the Hospital. You will lead the Clinical Governance process in the Hospital and act as the clinical representative on key advisory committees, ensuring that all issues are identified and appropriately dealt with.

Boston West Hospital is a small and friendly day case surgery facility, and is a part of Ramsay Health Care, an international organisation renowned for its success. Our continued learning programme is outstanding and as a valued member of the team you will be given the full support of the hospital to drive your career forward as you practise alongside some of the most skilled professionals in the country.

It is expected that the successful applicant will possess the following:

  • A strong clinical background in acute surgical/ medical care
  • Significant exposure in a senior clinical role to external stakeholders, including Consultants
  • Comprehensive understanding of relevant legal and professional care / practice standards
  • Strong change management experience and a proven ability to improve operational efficiencies
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate, lead and develop senior teams
  • Highly developed interpersonal, negotiation and written communication skills
  • Good commercial acumen and experience in the development and administration of budgets and management reports.

Ramsay Health Care UK is one of the leading providers of independent hospital services in England, with a network of over 30 acute hospitals & NHS Treatment Centres. These provide a wide & comprehensive range of efficient clinical specialties including Orthopaedics, General surgery, ENT & Eye surgery.

Committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all

Closing Date: 18th November 2016

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

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 (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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