Director of Clinical Services

An exciting job opportunity has arisen for a committed Director of Clinical Services to work in an exceptional mental health service based in the Diss, Norfolk .

As a Director of Clinical Services you will be working for one of UK's leading health care providers.

This special service provides quality, specialised treatment for males and females with learning disabilities where their needs challenge mainstream service provision in medium and low secure services.

As a Director of Clinical Services your day to day duties include:

·         Responsibility for the implementation of effective clinical interventions and ensuring that the treatments are designed to enhance the operation and quality of clinical services which is aligned to best practice.

·         Promote an affective working relationship across the multidisciplinary team and be a point of contact for all family.

·         Support and encourage a safe and efficient discharge that meets the patients’ pathway and needs.

·         Supporting the hospital director and acting up in their absence

·         Manages and develops a highly skilled and motivated workforce.

Ensuring that all staff are encouraged to work within their career pathway and develop professionally where possible.

·         Links with local universities and HEI’s to build a pipeline of Nurses and Therapists into the hospital including, where appropriate, to carry out seminars / lectures and recruitment campaigns to raise the profile of the hospital.

·         As part of the Senior Management team will carry out on-call duties as directed by the Hospital Director.


An ideal Director of Clinical Services must have these skills and experiences as they are beneficial for this position:

·         Registered Nurse NMC (Nursing & Midwifery Council registered) or Social Worker (SW England registered) or Occupational Therapist (HPCP registered)

·         Ability to recognise and develop the commitment and the potential of others and desire to improve patient care.

·         Excellent organisational capability

·         A hands on manager, motivated with a strong “can do” attitude

·         Forward thinking and able to challenge the status quo

·         A role model & mentor to other staff - providing advice and support to promote and develop best practice


The successful Director of Clinical Services will receive an excellent competitive salary.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working 37.5 hours a week.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

·         25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (at commencement of employment)

·         A group Personal Pension Plan (GPPP)

·         Private Medical Insurance Scheme

·         Life Assurance

·         Free meals while on duty

·         Care first - Employee Assistance Services

·         Continuous learning and development

·         Childcare vouchers

·         Career development

·         Personal health insurance

·         An employee assistance programme

·         Voluntary benefit


To be considered for this position you must be qualified as a Nurse either RGN, RMN or RNLD

Reference ID: 3923

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call Peter Fit on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV to

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: Competitive Salary
  • Location: Palgrave, Suffolk
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Medical
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Contact: Peter Fit
  • Tel: 0121 638 0567
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 3923
  • Posted: 2020-07-03 12:52:28 -

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