Saint Asaph, Denbighshire (On-site)
£60,000 - £70,000 per year
Permanent, Part-time, Full-time
Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen to lead St Kentigern Hospice in St Asaph, North Wales. We are looking for a dynamic, inspirational, and highly experienced leader to drive forward the strategic vision of the Hospice. You will have a high-level awareness of the strategic agenda nationally, proven experience of setting strategic direction and expertise in managing the associated programme for delivery. You will be able to show that you have considerable operational experience, some of which may have been gained in the care sector or voluntary sector. You will have a proven track record of effective financial management and particularly the development of income streams.


St Kentigern Hospice has been at the heart of the Vale of Clwyd, Denbighshire, East Flintshire and west Conwy community for 27 years. We offer specialist palliative and end of life care and support to patients and their families. The Hospice site has recently undergone significant modernisation and refurbishment, increasing the number of In-patient beds to twelve. Our Well Being Hwb has also been further developed this year to meet the changing palliative needs of the community we serve. We employ circa 60 staff and are further supported by our dedicated and talented volunteer workforce.

Main Duties

The primary purpose of this role is to work with the Board of Trustees to lead the Hospice by developing and implementing the strategic plan. You will strive to continuously improve palliative care services for patients and their families in response to changing community and patient needs. As an ambassador for St Kentigern’s you will build alliances and maintain effective relationships and manage the Senior Management Team to ensure the efficient delivery of agreed work programmes and service level agreements.

The post is offered on a full time (37.5hrs) or part time basis, based on the needs of the service and in agreement with the post holder. For more details or to arrange an informal discussion please contact our current Chief Executive Iain Mitchell.

Please forward a CV and covering letter setting out how you meet the outline above.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 26.08.22


The interviews for the post will be held 12.09.22



Application Instructions

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Refreshed on: 11 August 2022
Closing date: 26 August 2022 at 23:59
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Tags: Senior Management, Governance

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