UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH

Director Healthcare Partnerships

Location
London (Greater) (GB)
Posted
20 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
30 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Director Healthcare Partnerships

Faculty of Education and Health

Location:     Avery Hill campus
Salary:     £57,674 to £68,836
Contract Type:     Permanent
Closing Date:     Sunday 30 April 2017
Interview Date:     To be confirmed
Reference:     1337-E 

An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Director of Health Care Partnerships, working in the Faculty of Education and Health, which has a strong history of healthcare education. The individual will work closely with our well-established network of health care partners in London, Kent and the South East to enhance the quality of our provision in the current policy environment. The successful candidate will have extensive experience of working in partnership with a wide variety of health care settings and external professional agencies. They will also have a track record of creative leadership solutions to partnership and be expected to develop both the extent and quality of partnership across our health care and CPD programmes.      

The post-holder will be responsible for Faculty leadership in developing formal partnerships with local and regional health care providers and ensuring that the community partnerships in the Faculty are aligned to the University's overall strategy. This will include exploiting synergies and relationships with other related disciplines in the faculty.The post-holder will be a member of the Faculty Executive.

The University of Greenwich has a history of education, discovery and technological innovation that have contributed to the modern world. We have an exciting future as one of the leading universities in London.

The faculty is based at the beautiful Avery Hill Campus located in the 86-acre Avery Hill Park in Eltham, south-east London, with part of the Faculty being based on the Medway Campus.

The faculty is ambitious and on an upward trajectory, with strong academic and employment outcomes achieved by our students and the amount and quality of our research, much of which was judged in the recent Research Excellence Framework exercise as world leading. We are committed to the highest quality of student experience, fostering resilient and able graduates who will contribute to the world in every field.

The University is seeking an ambitious senior leader to take over the role of Director of Healthcare Partnerships, within the faculty of Education and Health.

The faculty has long established, high quality partnerships with a wide range on Health & Social Care providers from the NHS. The university is committed to the continued development of these partnerships, there are over 100 staff involved in the delivery of health and social care teaching across a number of and highly successful undergraduate and postgraduate programmes to more than 2000 students. The faculty has a strong and expanding research base embedding evidence based practice across a number of areas including sexual health, positive ageing and critical care. The university intends to appoint a senior director with strong evidence of leadership, a excellent record of building and enhancing partnerships and evidence of developing new and innovative business opportunities.

The University will favour candidates with substantial experience of working in the Health and Social care sector and partnership working.

Informal enquiries can be made to Dr Linda Burke (Faculty Pro Vice Chancellor) Email: L.M.Burke@gre.ac.uk Telephone 020 8331 8071.