NHS Jobs Bury St. Edmunds, IP33 2QZ
Summary Deputy Estate Development Manager - Band 8a - Strategy - 37.5 hours per week - Permanent The West Suffolk Hospital is a 484 bed unit providing a full range of acute services to a population of approximately 255,000 living in the west of the county. We are looking for a committed, energetic and resilient individual to join our growing multi-disciplinary team. The post holder will be experienced in project management, change management and continuous improvement. Applicants will be comfortable managing a diverse portfolio of topics, using data to identify problems, develop solutions and track progress and impact. Applicants will have a track record of delivery whilst being an entrepreneurial self-starter, will fit into the many and varied teams we support and find ways to support the entire improvement Directorate's efforts, including through report-writing, evolving our strategies, problem-solving and fixing. The post holder will be responsible for assisting with the strategic development of key work streams within the estates and facilities portfolio. This will include researching best practice for integration at the Trust from across the NHS and private sector, both in the UK and internationally. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with passion, commitment and energy to contribute to the continuing development of the Trust. The post holder will be responsible for the strategic development of key work streams: Supporting the development of business cases Development and implementation of a spatial strategy Reviewing the unwarranted levels of variation across estates and facilities management Development and implementation of a site wide internal and external signage strategy at West Suffolk and Newmarket Hospitals Implementation of the Premises Assurance Model across the Trust's portfolio Establishing productivity in the Sterile Services and Catering Departments Development of leases for community hubs Provide support with financial appraisal for community hubs Provide support with estate due diligence for the Trust's acquisition programme Co-ordinate the Division's ISO quality management systems Deputise for the Estate Development Manager For an informal discussion please contact Jacqui Grimwood, Estate Development Manager on 01284 712740, [email protected] **In order to improve efficiency, all correspondence relating to this vacancy, including invitations to interview will be by email only, via NHS Jobs. Would you therefore please ensure you check your emails on a regular basis** In submitting an application form, you authorise West Suffolk NHS FT to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Inter Authority Transfer (IAT) process, should you be appointed to the post. CAR PARKING - This post does not entitle you to apply to park on the Hospital site. The Trust offer parking off site at the Bury St Edmunds Rugby Club, which is serviced by a regular shuttle bus to and from the Hospital. Details of the bus timetable can be found in the on-line starter pack. If required to work on a weekend, the restriction does not apply. Parking is allowed on site Saturday and Sunday provided a day ticket (£2.10) is clearly displayed. For posts that include "on call" duties successful candidates will need to complete an application form for access through the barriers from the car park office. All applicants should click on the link entitled "How will my application be processed?" prior to submitting their application form. The closing date for this vacancy may change if we receive a strong response. Please ensure that you apply for any post you are interested in as soon as possible.