Job Reference: 364-2032SV
Employer:Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation TrustDepartment:Contracting & Business DevelopmentLocation:Wickford, EssexSalary:40,428 - 48,514 per annum
Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) is one of the biggest Mental Health NHS Foundation Trusts in the country, we are newly merged organisation previously known as 'SEPT' and 'NEP'. We provide integrated care including mental health, learning disability, and social care and community services to culturally and economically diverse communities across Bedfordshire, Essex and Suffolk. We employ approximately 7,000 people and work with a wide range of partners 'Working to Improve Lives'.
We are a responsive, innovative and dynamic Foundation Trust delivering leading edge health services in a constantly changing environment. We work with a wide range of partner organisations to deliver care and support to people in their own homes and from a number of hospital and community based premises. We have many modern community based resource centres and community facilities to provide local services to local people where possible.
Unlike acute hospital services, Community Health Services, mental health and learning disability services are mainly provided in community settings with defined geographical localities. As a result we operate from various locations across Bedfordshire, Essex and Suffolk
Our approach to recruitment is values based and applicant's must be able to demonstrate the Trust's corporates values and behaviours which are Open, Compassionate and Empowering.
Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust is seeking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiasticService Development Lead to work within the Business Development and Service Improvement Teams. The post holder will be involved in a wide range of transformation programmes and projects including delivery of the Trust CQUIN programme.
The post holder will hold highly specialised knowledge across a range of work practices in this field, with particular emphasis on project management and service redesign and transformation.
The scope of work will be extremely varied and challenging.
We are looking for a capable, enthusiastic, flexible individual who can provide significant support to strategic projects.
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As a newly appointed employee you are responsible for incurring the cost of your initial DBS check relevant to your post, the amount will be deducted from your first salary with the Trust.
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Our Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We particularly welcome applications from people with experience of using mental health services. We also hold the Disability two tick symbol and have made the pledge to commit to employing more people with learning disabilities, we encourage people with a disability to apply. If you require this application form in another format i.e. Braille or audio tape etc, please contact the Recruitment Department on 01375 364513 or email Recruitment.email@example.com and we can arrange for this to be dispatched to you.
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Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:37.5Pay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band:8aStaff Group:Administrative & ClericalSpecialty/Function:Corporate Governance
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Apply for this jobClosing Date:08/09/2017Interview Date:27/09/2017Contact Name:Mark TravellaEmail Address:firstname.lastname@example.orgTelephone:07507 837580
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