Job Ref: 148910_FLHHR

Hours per week: Full time, including some weekend and evening work

Type of contract: Permanent

Salary: £67,500 per annum

Closing date: 31st July 2017, at 9am

Interview date: 9th August 2017 (to be confirmed)


As Director of Care you will manage the clinical staff enabling the highest standards of clinical care; provide leadership across the organisation ensuring a positive and supportive culture focussing on the quality of care and improvement of patient/carer/user outcomes and experiences. You will be responsible for compliance, managing resources and the clinical care budget. You will work with the Director of Clinical Strategy & Development to develop the vision and strategy for needs based outcome focussed clinical services and to develop, implement and evaluate innovative models of care.

Qualified at masters level in a relevant subject e.g. oncology, palliative care, leadership together with a management qualification; you should have demonstrable leadership skills using a consultative approach, experience in a specialist palliative care service, worked in a broad range of clinical settings and contributed to local developments in palliative care.  Able to contribute to the strategic development of hospice services, you should have experience of leading change in service delivery, and up to date knowledge of developments in palliative care.

If you would like to join a team that makes a real difference to the lives of others, we would love to hear from you.

Applicants may have previous experience in any HCPC or nursing discipline.


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Farleigh Hospice is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Farleigh Hospice operates a three month probation period. Positions may be subject to DBS Disclosure.