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Project Manager - Health in Justice vacancy

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 23:59

Project yourself in to Health in Justice!

Care UK is the Health in Justice market leader - 3 years ago we were managing 12 prison healthcare services and in 2019 we're providing healthcare services in over 40 prisons across the country.

As a healthcare provider, we recognise the fact that prisoners are a socially excluded group with complex healthcare needs that can often be associated with poor outcomes. We believe in putting the patient first, regardless of the environment or their history.

Our core values are; everyone makes a difference, patients are at the heart of everything we do and together we make things better. If you share these values and have transferable skills we want to meet you!

A bit about the role...

As Junior Project Manager, you'll be part of the Health and Justice Project Team, working alongside the National Project Manager to manage and deliver on projects and mobilisations (new services).

You'll be pivotal in the implementation of new service innovations, representing Care UK at external stakeholder meetings with Commissioners and other business partners.

This role will be home based but you will be required to travel across all of Health in Justice sites for meetings, with overnight travel.
Health in Justice have 43 prison healthcare sites, as well as regional offices in Reading, Leeds, Wolverhampton and London (Putney).

This is a full-time role, working 37.5 hours per week, though flexibility is required when it comes to project deadlines and new service mobilisations etc.
The salary for this role is up to £39,000 per annum - dependent on experience + £4,000 car allowance.

We can offer you:
• 25 days annual leave + 8 public holidays
• Company pension scheme
• Cycle to Work scheme
• Online shopping discounts

A bit about you...

You'll hold either Prince 2 or equivalent project management qualification, with experience in project management and change management. Experience of working within the healthcare sector (NHS or private) is highly advantageous.

You'll be able to demonstrate your experience using project management tools and reviewing methods, as well as the have the ability to work independently to achieve deadlines in a fast paced environment.

It goes without saying that you'll have excellent communication and rapport building skills with internal and external stakeholders - core project team and work-stream leads, HiJ senior management team, sub-contractors and service providers, commissioners and other internal teams.

Next steps

*Please note that interviews will be held in the New Year*

If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted by the Internal Recruiter for this role. They will submit your CV to the hiring manager and in turn will arrange an interview for you to attend location and date TBC in the New Year.

For further information please contact Jen Davey on: or 07879 640 529
*Strictly no agencies please*

Please note that this role is subject to Care UK Terms & Conditions and offers of employment are subject to satisfactory receipt of references and DBS check.

At Care UK we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.

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