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Royal Primary Care is the Primary Care Division of Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Our vision is to grow the concept of a family medicine focused blended clinical model as an alternative to the traditional GP led partnership model, demonstrating that family medicine is a viable future option for delivery of cost effective, large scale, high quality, forward thinking integrated family medical care to our patients their families and the wider community.

Royal Primary Care (RPC) is looking for individuals who can innovate and build teams to support the delivery of high quality care to challenging populations through innovation and dedication.

RPC provides primary care services to 44000 patients across 8 sites in the Chesterfield and Clay Cross area. Clinical teams are principally locality based to develop and maintain continuity although some cross site working may be required. Each site comprises GPs, ANPs and Specialist Mental Health Practitioners supported by a Practice Nursing team alongside Pharmacists. Our multidisciplinary team aligns with our “Right Care, Right Clinician, Right Time” approach.

Our rate of change is rapid: in 2018 CQC commended RPCs turnaround strategy and rate of progress. We are uniquely positioned to provide vertically integrated care to our patients and to develop GP special interests in primary care relevant areas such as ENT, Frailty, Paediatrics, Respiratory diseases, Diabetes and Digital Health Care.

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Job Vacancy: Head of Operations

Contract: Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Full Time)
Job ref: 166-RPC-4226414
Employer: Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type: NHS
Site: Royal Primary Care Grangewood
Town: Chesterfield
Salary: £54,764 to £63,862 a year Pro rata (Band 8b equivalent) - not AfC
Salary period: Yearly
Closing: 07/06/2022 23:59

Job overview

We are looking for an exceptional Head of Operations to join a growing establishment committed to being a flagship organisation and an at scale provider of primary care services in the Midlands. If you are somebody who thrives in an operational environment, delivers results by focusing on all performance, financial and quality standards whilst keeping patients at the heart of all you do, we want to hear from you.

We have a team of 171 people dedicated to our patients, working across 3 sectors covering Chesterfield, Clay Cross and Heanor. You need to be passionate about our patients and our people too, aspiring them to excellence through the provision of strong leadership to deliver success. You will be integral to the senior management team, converting concepts into plans and delivering our non-clinical primary care services.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a different kind of GP practice, an innovative, forward thinking training practice with a strong commitment to improving our community's health and addressing inequalities.

Main duties of the job

You will have responsibility for the operational delivery of non-clinical primary care services including the development of efficient and effective systems and processes, contributing to our medium to long-term strategic plans. You will be the go-to-person for all operational issues, thriving on the challenge of identifying falling standards and taking corrective action to achieve national and contractual targets.

This is an essential and important senior leadership role. You will work with an extensive range of stakeholders, including commissioners and other providers.

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