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Associate Directorate Manager

NHS AfC: Band 8a

Main area
Children's, Women's & Diagnostics Division
NHS AfC: Band 8a
Fixed term: 9 months
Full time: 37.5 hours per week (37.5 hours per week)
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£45,753 - £51,668 per annum
Salary period
06/12/2020 23:59
Interview date

If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)

Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.


Associate Directorate Manager, Full Time 37.5 Hours, to cover maternity leave 

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our Management Team for a fixed term period to cover the maternity leave of the substantive post holder. This post will be an ideal opportunity for an aspiring Directorate Manager to lead an established management team through the post COVID recovery and restoration in 2021  developing the clinical service strategies and managing operational performance

The post holder, along with the Clinical Director and Head of Midwifery and Matrons for this area work as a triumvirate; accountable for organising the resources of the Directorate to ensure the delivery of safe and effective patient care. We are looking for an inspirational and innovative leader who are keen to explore new ideas and ways of working with the various teams and who will foster an environment of continuous improvement. Previous experience of leading a service is essential, along with excellent budget and staff management skills


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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

Lesley Hurst
Job title
Deputy Associate Director
Email address
Telephone number
01782 674974
Additional information

Caroline Meredith,

Associate Director

Children's Women's and Diagnostic Division

01782 674974

If you have problems applying, contact

University Hospitals of North Midlands - Royal Stoke
Newcastle Road
Stoke on Trent
01782 671437 (internal 71437)