Divisional Director of Nursing

South West

6 month contract

Band 8D paid at £54.42 per hour (inside IR35)

Full time position, working on site

Job Specification


An exciting opportunity has arisen to work within a large Acute Trust as the Divisional Director of Nursing. As a motivated and confident individual, you will be responsible for developing and delivering both clinical and operational standards within nursing. As a key senior nurse, you will show strong leadership skills to meet quality initiatives and targets.  As an experienced Divisional Director of Nursing you will have a proven track record of creating and implementing new process within an Acute Trust and have managed large services and teams within the NHS.

The successful candidate will be an experienced and credible nurse leader with the ability to motivate and inspire staff to deliver the highest possible clinical and professional standards.

Key Responsibilities of Divisional Director of Nursing


  • Managerially and professionally accountable for the leadership and clinical effectiveness of all nurses and AHP’s
  • Overseeing complaints and patient experience and to be involved in service development and redesign
  • Supervising Clinical Governance and Risk Management to maintain a streamlined process for incident reporting
  • Report directly to the Divisional Clinical Director
  • Overseeing a budget for a range of nursing services within the Trust

Experience needed as Divisional Director of Nursing

  • Able to work autonomously and lead from the front
  • Excellent communication skills and able to build and maintain relationships with all levels of staff
  • Resilience and confidence to meet and exceed targets
  • Previously worked in Acute NHS setting
  • Available references for most recent 2 year’s roles

CV’s will be reviewed by the 22nd December 2021 with interviews commencing from the 29th December 2021.

If you’re interested in discussing this opportunity in more detail or know someone who this may be of interest to, please contact me on g.kular@baltimoreconsultingltd.com or give me a call on 0117 3137110 to apply today.

(We offer a senior referral scheme upon successful placement of your recommendation so please do get in contact)

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Managing this role

Gurpreet Kular

Senior Consultant