Dorset 2017-08-11T14:57:48+00:00

Lead Business Partner


Main area
Business & Performance
37.5 per week
Job ref
Sentinel House, Poole with frequent travel across Dorset
£47,092 to £58,217 p.a.
31/01/2018 23:59





New colleagues can look forward to a future full of opportunities at Dorset Healthcare. You will be working alongside high calibre teams focusing on providing the best services to our patients and staff.

Dorset Healthcare is at the beginning of a substantial programme of development to meet the changing needs of our local health economy. We are a dynamic, forward-thinking Trust, operating throughout Dorset, running 15 local hospitals, and providing a wide range of integrated community and mental health services to a population of almost 700,000 people. Whether working in busy urban locations such as Bournemouth, Poole and Weymouth or serving residents in rural areas, our 5,000-strong workforce is at the heart of what we do. Staff thrive in the positive atmosphere and relish the chance to provide quality care. Some of our services are rated outstanding by the CQC, and we constantly strive to improve in all aspects of our work.

Lead Business Partner, Business & Performance

Providing senior management in the Business & Performance department and working closely with the Service Director for Children, Young People & Families, the Lead Business Partner will support the development of improved performance and service delivery of our childrens and families services and ensure a consistent approach with other services areas. This will include delivering timely and accurate information and intelligence to support decision making processes of the Board of Directors and divisional management.

The role with contribute significantly to all aspects of performance management, service improvement and strategic objectives, including measuring capacity, demand and future service requirements. The post assumes a prominent role in service improvement and development initiatives and negotiations with commissioners.

We are looking for a skilled leader with a demonstrable track record in performance management, service improvement and change management. Relevant experience in complex and dynamic healthcare organisations would be an advantage although not essential.

This position is very important to our success. We welcome those that are ambitious, and are excited at the prospect of playing a vital role in our future development. From us, you can expect considerable responsibility, a commitment to your personal development, and strong recognition for your achievements.


Interviews will take place 8th February 2018

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Esther Provins, Associate Director of Business & Performance

If you have problems applying, contact

01202 277180