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Operational Lead

United Kingdom
£20.40 to £24.60 Per Hour
Job Type
1 Jul 2021
Vaccination Workforce Bureau - Operational Lead

Job Type: Temporary

Sector: Healthcare

Duration: Expected to last till up to 3 months with a possible extension

Location: Leicester

Travel: None

Remote Working: Yes Home Based, Travel to Leicester maybe require

Band: 6

Pay Rates:

£16.00-£19.30 PAYE per hour

£17.90-£21.60 paye inclusive of holiday pay per hour

£20.40-£24.60 umbrella per hour

All of the rates are depending on skill and experience.

Working Days and Hours: 37.5 hours a week

Job Description

Day to day operational management responsibility for the workforce bureau operations team. Leading and planning the supply of workforce to the vaccination centres across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR). This is a great opportunity to work alongside system partners, building strong relationships in order to deliver an effective and equitable COVID-19 vaccination programme at pace. Naturally, you will have excellent organisational skills alongside excellent communication skills both written, face to face and over the telephone/video calls. The WB Operations lead will lead the operations team to manage the relationship with all Covid-19 vaccination sites (NHS & Non-NHS) and to meet demand of workforce as requested to ensure operations run effectively and efficiently

Main Duties

To demonstrate the Trust's values in everything you do in the work environment

To be responsible in the use and expenditure of the Trust's resources

Delivery of Effective Healthcare within the organisation

Establishing Effective Leadership and Communication

Undertake the Trust's corporate and local induction and maintain your learning and compliance with training requirements for your role.

To model a collaborative and influencing style of working, negotiating with others to achieve the best outcomes. Embedding this approach across the Directorate.

Communicate and provide highly complex information to a wide range of internal and external stakeholders. (verbal, written and numerical).

All records that the role is responsible for or modifies must be kept up to date and maintained in an accurate and diligent manner

To provide operational management advice and support across the vaccination programme.

Develop and deliver information sharing systems.

Highlight exceptions and risks ensuring mitigating action is taken.

Drafting reports summarising status on issues, appraising outcomes, and providing progress reports for the director.

Collate as required, qualitative and quantitative information and lead appropriate analysis contributing to delivery of programme and service improvement.

Analyse, interpret and present data to highlight issues, risks and support decision making.

To facilitate and participate in the development of interagency, multi-disciplinary partnership working initiatives.

To contribute to strategies and policies for service improvement and development

Actively encourage service user and staff feedback about the service.

Monitor, review, and audit programme delivery, reporting to line manager regarding issues of service pressure, provision and action required.

To uphold organisational policies and principles on the promotion of equality.

To create an inclusive working environment where diversity is valued, everyone can contribute, and everyday action ensures we meet our duty to uphold and promote equality.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications;

Operational / Project Management experience in NHS

Experience of managing people.

Experience of managing change.

Experience of building effective cross functional working relationships.

Ability to organise own work load and that of others.

Ability to use own initiative.

Ability to deal with sensitive and stressful situations and conflict.

Ability to engage with clinicians, administrative staff, and management at all levels.

Time management skills

Competent IT skills, to include Microsoft Office packages.

Highly developed communication skills with the capability to analyse, review and make sense of highly complex, sensitive, or contentious information.

Ability to identify risks, anticipate issues and create solutions and to resolve problems.


Do you have previous experience working as band 6 Vaccination Workforce Bureau - Operational Lead

within the NHS?

Do you have experience working as Workforce Bureau - Operational Lead within healthcare?

Do you have specialist Operational / Project Management experience in NHS?

Do you have experience of building effective cross functional working relationships?

Do you meet the criteria above and available to start immediately?
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  • Job Reference: 318659778-2
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Your World Recruitment Ltd
    Your World Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: £20.40 to £24.60 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Temporary