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Clinical Improvement Facilitator

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
£43,742 to £50,056 Per annum pro rata for part time staff
Closing date
22 May 2024

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Other Health Profession
Band 7
Full Time
This role will be responsible for the facilitation of key improvement activities and projects across the outpatient pathways for Weston Park Cancer Centre. It will require close working with the MDT teams and the wider Network to enable the delivery of improvement activities and projects to enable continuous improvement.

The role will facilitate the development and redesign of services in line with local strategies and initiatives. It will require a high level of planning, negotiating, analytical and communication skills.

Main duties of the job

Project Management

Service Improvement

Partnership Working



Business Development

About us

You will be working for an organisation which values and respects all of its staff and the community it serves. The Trust is a leader in the NHS and research sectors and provides excellent benefits for its staff. This includes a firm commitment to professional development of it's staff together with the provision of an excellent health and well-being support service.

All staff recruited post February 2020 are required and it is a condition of employment that they are also able, to undertake duties at any of the other sites where Sheffield Teaching Hospitals is responsible for delivering cancer treatment activity. It is anticipated that this may include the hospitals at Barnsley, Chesterfield, Rotherham, Doncaster as well as any other sites within the South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Cancer Network.

This vacancy is advertised on a fixed term contract basis for a period of 9 months due to the post being externally funded. The fixed term contract status of the post holder will be reviewed in accordance with the Trust's legal obligations regarding fixed term contracts taking into consideration the ongoing source of the external funding and the requirement for the post to be maintained.

Please also note any secondment must first be agreed with your current line manager.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please view the attached Job Description and Person Specification documents for full details regarding this post.

When completing your application please ensure that you clearly demonstrate how you meet the role criteria.

Person Specification

Education and Qualifications


  • Registered nursing professional educated to degree level or equivalent professional experience
  • Evidence of CPD


  • Post graduate qualification to level 7 (or working towards) in relevant subject or demonstrable equivalent gained through a combination of short courses and experience or clinical experience and qualification
  • Master's level qualification.
  • Qualification in either Service/Quality Improvement, Organisational Development or Project Management



  • Experience of using quality improvement methods and techniques.
  • Experience of working in a cancer outpatient setting.
  • Experience of leading projects.


  • Experience of working on projects that deliver financial improvement.

Skills and Knowledge


  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally with individuals on a one-to-one basis and with groups.
  • Influencing skills with the ability to present to and engage a wide range of stakeholders in ideas and proposals.

Personal Qualities


  • Excellent interpersonal skills - ability to form positive relationships and coach proactively and cooperatively at all levels.
  • Able to act on own initiative, judgement and to make decisions.
  • Outcomes focused with strong drive and motivation.

Employer details

Employer name

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


Weston Park Hospital

Whitham Road


S10 2SJ

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