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  • Advert number: 301923-0
  • Posted Date: 01/05/12


Vertex is currently bidding to deliver over 3 million assessments as part of the Department for Work  Pension’s new Personal Independent Payment programme, which is replacing the Disability Living Allowance. This is an exciting opportunity to shape the design and delivery of a key tenet of the Government’s welfare reform agenda and join one of the UK public sector’s leading citizen-facing service providers. Vertex is looking to hire a Clinical Director and medically qualified Operations Director to lead our Medical Services and Assessment business.

The medically qualified Operations Director will manage our medical assessment business with responsibility for overall performance, meeting or exceeding Service Level Agreements and promoting best practice and continuous improvement methods. The Clinical Director will report to the Operations Director, with responsibility for ensuring the highest standards in quality assurance and training.

As Operations Director you will have experience of delivering large scale operations across diverse geographies and for vulnerable individuals. We are looking for candidates with proven experience and competency in leading health professionals. Knowledge of health and disability assessments will be required.

As Clinical Director you will be a medical professional with a minimum of five years experience operating at Consultant level within a medical organisation and having direct experience of managing the design of a medical service. You are likely to be someone who has the expertise to challenge accepted wisdom with forward thinking and vision. You understand clinical governance and quality assurance, and with people management skills, you will be a confident presenter with the credibility to influence at all levels

Medically qualified Operations Director and Clinical Director salaries will be around £100K p.a. plus a package of corporate benefits to include pension, car and bonus  

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