NORTH & WEST (REMOTE & RURAL) OPERATING UNIT

HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE

DISTRICT MANAGER
CAITHNESS DISTRICT (BAND 8B)

(Salary: 47,562 58,799)


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an innovative and dynamic team developing adult services for a truly integrated health and social care provision across Caithness.

NHS Highland is looking to recruit a District Manager for Caithness. The successful candidate will be educated to degree level with substantial experience as a middle/senior manager in the NHS, local authority or similarly complex organisation, preferably with a recognised and appropriate postgraduate or other relevant qualification or be able to demonstrate knowledge at this level.

Current service provision includes: Integrated Teams (District Nurse, Social Work, Care and Support Team, AHP) Care Homes, Community Hospital with Minor Injury Unit and Outpatient provision, 3 Salaried GP Practices, development of advanced nurse practitioner roles and OOHs provision.

The successful candidate will have an active role in developing and implementing the Caithness redesign ensuring sustainable services going forward.

A full, current driving licence is essential and a lease car will be available. This is a full-time permanent post of 37.5 hours per week to be worked in accordance with service requirements.

Informal enquiries would be welcomed by Michelle Johnstone, Area Manager (North), Tel: 01955-880228.

Application forms/full information packs are available (quoting Job Ref: 015/18.19-ES2) from Employment Services, Caithness General Hospital, Tel 01955 880403 or email northarea.recruitment@nhs.net

CLOSING DATE FOR COMPLETED APPLICATIONS: 12 NOON, 9TH JULY 2018

(Interviews will be held week commencing 6th August 2018)

https://jobs.scot.nhs.uk/_Details.aspx?vacNo=476714