The National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health (NCCMH) was jointly established by the Royal College of Psychiatrists and University College London (UCL). For 15 years it developed clinical guidelines on mental health topics for the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE). It now specializes in the implementation of high-quality mental health care.
This is a very exciting opportunity to work in a centre that has a world-class reputation.
The post holder will lead the delivery of a range of national quality improvement collaboratives, working with mental health trusts and health and social care services across England. The Head of Quality Improvement will play a key role in supporting teams to use quality improvement to address this key area of patient safety in mental health.
The collaboratives will be led by Amar Shah (quality improvement lead for the MHSIP), and high-level quality improvement training will be provided to the successful candidate.
We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, flexible and with experience of quality improvement programmes and leadership. The role requires working with people in a friendly, collaborative, confident and positive manner.
The successful candidate will be required to undertake a DBS check.
The College values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, reflecting the population it serves.
We only recruit the best and in return for your commitment, the College offers an attractive salary and benefits.
For any queries, please e-mail: HRrecruitment@rcpsych.ac.uk.
How to apply
For more information and instructions on how to apply, please download the following documents:
We welcome applications from all sectors of the community.
Closing date: Tuesday 25 May 2021 at 10am
Interview dates: Thursday 17 June 2021 - by Microsoft Teams
The College is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Charity registration no. 228636
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