Clinical Services Matron (Interim) - Manchester

This vacancy is now closed

Job reference
UK | North Region
United Kingdom - North region (UK centres)
Closing date

Interim Clinical Services Manager | Abortion Care

Location: Manchester

Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum pro rata

6 – 12 month Fixed Term Contract for immediate start

About Us

Stopes UK is a reproductive health charity, best known for its abortion services which help 70,000 women a year. Our network of welcoming clinics and local community services, together with a 24 hour confidential helpline, provide high quality, safe, accessible and compassionate advice, care and support for the women and men who need us. 95% of our services are commissioned by the NHS.

Our clinic network is growing as part of our strategy to be the charity of choice for the women and men who turn to us for help. Our influence is growing too, as we work to increase public and political understanding of the issues women and men face in making reproductive choices.

We’re looking for people who share our drive to provide the best quality care to everyone who needs our services, to join our committed teams of clinical, management and support teams.

We’re proud to be champions for reproductive choice, and we work hard every day to make a reality of women’s rights to decide whether and when to have children.

About the Role

The main priorities will be:

  • To support the current CSM in Manchester in the delivery of the CSM role and objectives.
  • To work closely with current CSM to provide consistency of Service Delivery during periods of Absence, Holidays and Training.
  • To provide strong leadership to the Clinical Team at all times
  • To steer specific/allocated service improvement plans and team personal development plans.
  • To contribute to company-wide projects and improvement plans.


About You

To be successful in this position you will have experience leading a clinical team, commercial awareness with a strong focus on clinical excellent, and also meet the following criteria:

    • Registered Practicing General Nurse or Registered Midwife
    • Pro-Choice on Abortion
    • Clinical and Managerial experience at senior band 7 or equivalent level
    • Experience of managing high volume client pathways in a clinical environment
    • Proven track record of leadership and able to manage a team to include, identifying people, developing potential (via constructive feedback, development and encouragement), and performance management
    • Demonstrates awareness of the importance of working as part of a multi-disciplinary team
    • Communicate effectively, verbally, in writing and in electronic formats
    • Team enabling – gets the best results from individuals and teams enabling understanding of what is required and ensuring the team work toward a common goal
    • Influencing change – communicates clearly and effectively, deploying a range of different techniques to win support from others and bring about change
    • Ability and willingness to learn about MSI, the partnership, and humanitarian issues and apply this in a commercially focused way
    • Quality approach and focus on achieving best practice


Job alerts