They are the UK's leading charity dedicated to conquering stroke.
There are over 1.2 million stroke survivors in the UK. Almost two thirds have a disability and one third rely on others for help, making stroke one of the biggest causes of disability.
They are continually working to improve the lives of stroke survivors and their families who deserve the very best treatment and care. They deliver amazing, life-changing support to over 60,000 stroke survivors and their families each year. They also fund research to find better treatments, campaign for better care and help people understand how to spot and prevent stroke. This work is made possible by more than 4,000 talented volunteers and staff, their fantastic supporters and their strong relationships with the stroke clinical and research community.
They work with integrity, demonstrating their values as one combined passionate, innovative, respectful and professional team.
Together we can conquer stroke.
Position: Stroke Plan Programme Manager
Location: Flexible (They would also consider applications from other areas / remote working)
Job Type: Full Time, Fixed term for 2 years
Hours: 35 hours per week
Salary: circa GBP40,000 per annum (National), circa GBP43,000 per annum (Inner London Weighting)
Closing Date: 30th April 2018
Interview Date: 15th May 2018 and 17th May 2018 in London
About the role:
They are looking for an innovative and engaging quality improvement expert to join their small but successful Policy & Influencing team in a brand-new role within the organisation.
Reporting to the Deputy Director - Policy and Influencing, the Stroke Plan Programme Manager will work closely with colleagues across the organisation to lead our client's work with local health systems to facilitate implementation of the new national plan for stroke in England.
You will develop relationships within integrated care system and STP area and programme manage a tailored offer of support for local areas including building a community of best practice, providing quality improvement support, facilitating patient engagement and seed funding pilots to test new models of care.
You will be able to build a programme of work with minimal supervision and will be able to demonstrate a proven track record in healthcare quality improvement. You will have experience of working with senior stakeholders within Government, the NHS or social care, demonstrating ability to negotiate and influence with tact and diplomacy.
Exceptional communication skills both written and verbal including public speaking is essential as well as excellent systems influencing skills and an understanding of the full stroke pathway and quality improvement methodology.
The post will require regular travel across England and therefore they are willing to accept applications from all locations. They will consider home working, or working from one of their England based offices, although they would ask that any post holder spend at least one day per week in their head office in London.
You may have experience of the following: Programme Manager, Programme Management, Project Manager, Project Management, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit, Process Improvement, Healthcare Project Manager, Service Delivery Manager, Delivery Manager, etc.
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