Principal Manager Band 8a

Salford, England, gb
Company: NHS Professionals - Flexible Workers
Category: Management Occupations
Published on 2021-06-20 18:05:33

Job Title and Grade: Principal Manager Band 8a

Location/Trust: Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Base/ Department Covered: Integrated Care Division

Hours of Work: 37.5 Hours

Shift Pattern: Full-time

Days: Mon – Fri (9am - 5pm)

Pay rates: Day: Day £23.40 Sat/Night £30.42 Sun/Bank Hol £37.44 Per Hour

Placement Ref/ID: 40984

The Role:

Do you have experience in Psychology? Do not stretch yourself…join the bank for flexibility in how you work.

Would you like to be part of a team that has a real supportive and inclusive ethos and sense of community, in a Trust rated ‘Outstanding’ in a recent CQC report, working in a location with all the benefits of coast and country living with the convenience of big city life?

If you answered ‘yes’ to the above, we’d love to hear from you!

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group was created by bringing together staff and services from two NHS Trusts, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust. The sheer size, scale and potential of our combined service is huge. Together, we’ve a wealth of skills and resources to share and tap into and, a wide range of career paths for you to develop and explore. If you want to join a team of over 19,000 NHS experts in delivering high-quality, local care across Salford, Oldham, Bury and Rochdale and beyond – come and take your place with us.

We are looking for a Principal Manger to work within Community Adult Social Care Services. In Salford we are at an exciting and innovative point of developing and embedding community led support across our integrated services, maximising on strengths-based practice and committing to enabling and maximising choice and control with people.

These are senior management posts with both operational and strategic responsibilities. The role holder will be passionate about leading in a multi-disciplinary way, providing care and support to people closer to home, supporting people to live more fulfilled lives and improving outcomes for people. The role holder will also demonstrate strong ethical, social work values and embrace a culture of coproduction, learning and continuous development and improvement. In additional to this, this role demands a sound understanding of Health and Adult Social Care legislation and the national and local policy that underpins Health and Social care in Salford.

We have long term placement opportunities available for Principal Manager - Band 8a available at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust specifically providing the following:


To apply for this post, you will have:

  • Registered as a Social Worker with the Health Care Professional Council-soon to be Social work England or Registered as a nurse.
  • Experience of strategic management within statutory services. Including policy/strategy development and implementation.
  • substantial post qualifying experience with at least 3 years managing statutory services.
  • Roles/Responsibilities:

  • To Provide Leadership and Support for the delivery and Development of adult social care. To deputise for the Heads of Service/AHP leads, managing risks to the service and organisation and supporting effective decision making.
  • To work in partnership with other professionals to ensure the delivery of a high quality, efficient adult social care service to the people of Salford.
  • To Identify, promote and develop new methods of joint working between Health Social Care and other stake holds to develop a whole system strengths-based approach to the wellbeing of vulnerable adults.
  • To manage the performance management framework for service including governance arrangement that encourage continuous development.
  • Manage the adult social care budget for your area of responsibility.
  • The post holder will be required to undertake the role Principal Manager in any of the service areas across Adult Social Care, dependent on the skills, knowledge, and competency requirements of that role.
  • In return for your hard work commitment NHS Professionals (NHSP) can offer you some fantastic benefits: –

  • Competitive Pay Rates - work this week, get paid next week!
  • First choice of placements at over 50 NHS Trusts in England
  • Dedicated consultants
  • Flexible working options
  • Free DBS and free training
  • Build holiday allowance.
  • Support when you need it – 24/7 365 days – Call us anytime on 03330144370.
  • Stakeholder pension scheme
  • Who are NHS Professionals?

    NHS Professionals (NHSP), owned by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC), works in partnership with hospital trusts to provide a bank of highly skilled temporary workers who want to work flexibly within the NHS. 

    Working through the NHSP bank means Trusts do not have to rely on expensive agencies. Right now, we have over 130,000 members registered on our bank from various roles, grades, and specialities, saving the NHS over £70 million each year. This money is then reinvested back into the NHS.


    Please note, you will be contacted by email throughout the recruitment process, so please check your emails, including your junk/spam regularly. We regret we cannot contact everyone who is not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within 21 days after submitting your application, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

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