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Capital Projects Manager

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Bury New Road
£43,742 to £50,056 per annum
Closing date
21 May 2024

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Other Health Profession
Band 7
Contract Type
Full Time
You will need to have a proven detailed up to date working knowledge of current modern day construction working practices, ideally within the NHS and specifically Mental Health.

As a Construction Project Manager, you will be expected to work along side and with clinical onclinical teams and with Estates Maintenance personnel to provide an environment that's modern, to a high standard and safe to deliver mental health services from, and for staff to offer the best environment in which to work, by eliminating self-harming risks to service users and staff.

You will be expected to work with and clearly communicate construction project information to external consultants and to a wide range and variety of key stakeholders when planning projects and be able to demonstrate a knowledge of all areas of construction.

You will be expected to have a working knowledge of design packages such as AutoCAD or similar design packages and project management programming software

You will be expected derive from service leads and staff,
  • A clear understanding of what the scheme needs to achieve
  • Time scales and costs
  • Risks to manage out
  • Work with multidisciplinary teams and stakeholders
  • Design layouts with mental health issues in mind

Main duties of the job

To manage a variety of capital projects within a healthcare environment.

To follow applicable policies and procedures relating to the delivery of capital schemes.

To undertake feasibility studies including option proposals and budget costs for capital schemes.

Assist in the preparation of requests for capital funding and business cases for capital investments as required.

The preparation and management of option appraisals for capital development including the formulation of strategic objectives, service profile, options (service and estate), operational policies, benefit appraisals, and financial appraisal.

To undertake space planning and feasibility studies.

Preparing reports of scheme costs, commitment and expenditure to the capital working group and the capital investment group as required.

Planning and monitoring of capital schemes and reporting progress.

Disseminating and/or cascading of information and training received to various personnel.

Identifies, develops and implements new approaches to the procurement and management of capital works and adapts to changes within the capital project field.

About us

Greater Manchester Mental Health (GMMH) Foundation Trust employs over 7000 members of staff, who deliver services from more than 160locations.

We provide inpatient and community-based mental health care for people living in Bolton, the city of Manchester, Salford,Trafford and the borough of Wigan, and a wide range of specialist mental health and substance misuse services across Greater Manchester, the north west of England and beyond.

Greater Manchester is one of the world's most innovative, original and exciting places to live and work. From the beauty of the surrounding countryside to the heart of the vibrant inner city with great shopping, entertainment and dining options.

Wherever you go you will experience a great northern welcome with people famed for their warmth, humour and generosity. Our people enjoy their work, have opportunities to learn and develop their skills and are encouraged to generate new ideas that improve care for our service user

Job description

Job responsibilities

See attached detailed job description and person specification

Staff benefits
  • 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays rising to 29 after 5 years and 33 days after 10 years
  • Excellent pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Salary sacrifice car scheme
  • Wellbeing programme
  • Blue Light Card Discount

Person Specification



  • Qualifications
  • CPD


  • Advanced Training
  • NHS Experience



  • M& E Experience
  • PM Experiance


  • NHS Experience

Employer details

Employer name

Greater Manchester Mental Health NHSFT



Bury New Road

Bury New Road

M25 3BL

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