Interim Directorate Manager



Directorate Manager – General Surgery

Gatenbysanderson is searching for an Acute Provider in North Manchester for a Directorate Manger to join their Senior Management team within the surgical division.

The role will be working closely with the Divisional Management Team and triumvirate to ensure optimum and high level ongoing performance in line with corporate objectives and evidence based best practice. The post holder will be accountable for the both the business and operational management of the Services they are responsible for within the Directorate.

Essential experience and qualification required:

  • Specialist knowledge acquired through postgraduate qualifications or relevant equivalent knowledge and experience
  • Senior Management level experience in a variety of settings including an acute trust and ideally surgical directorate.
  • Successful track record in leading and motivating staff during organisational change and beyond.
  • Experienced in delivery of major transformation programmes

A full job description is available and if you would like to apply for the role then please feel free to email your CV to


How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.

Contact details

Louise Simington
0113 205 6294

Before continuing please read and accept our Privacy Policy