Head of Estates - City, Swindon, United Kingdom,

Head of Estates, Freelance 12 week contract, Swindon

Your new role

As a head of estates you will lead the Estates & Facilities Team supporting front line clinical teams to provide the best care possible whilst enabling financial sustainability through increased efficiency and reduced cost. The post holder will be responsible for leading the Estates & Facilities Team to provide a responsive and customer focussed service helping achieve the highest standards together with policy and strategy implementation. As a head of estates you will directly line manage the Head of Contract Compliance and Head of Facilities as well as property managers and estates, ensuring appraisals are conducted annually, a system of regular 121s is in place and regular communication with the team on Trust issues. Ensuring performance management is carried out effectively. As a head of estates you will support the Deputy Director of Estates & Facilities in ensuring the organisation has a robust Estates Strategy which supports the delivery of strategic and operational objectives, underpinned by an Estates Transformation Programme which will help the organisation meet its financial objectives over the next five years and beyond.

This role is a full time, 12 week contract in Swindon, offering flexible working and work for home.

What you'll need to succeed

To be a successful head of estates you must have significant experience of estates & facilities at a senior level & line management of estates & facilities staff, demonstrating experience to masters equivalent level. You must have relevant experience in highly developed leadership skills with the ability to motivate and inspire others.

What you'll get in return

Not only are you offered a competitive hourly rate you will be working on a flexible basis as well as working from home. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to work within an excellent organisation and develop new skills.

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