Chime - Specialist Adult Lead Audiologist Band 7

This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative organisation and lead the specialist adult service (including vestibular and complex adult work) for Chime.

Chime are a Social Enterprise – Prime NHS provider in Exeter and East Devon with ambitions for our model across Devon and further afield.

We believe absolutely in the highest quality NHS service and use our Social Enterprise status to also act commercially with the sole aims of supporting the NHS and excellence with patients. This model allows us to provide the best of NHS services but with the flexibility and pace of a commercial business.

The successful applicant will have considerable responsibility and join a team highly motivated to provide the best possible service. You will fit in and work with Chime Purpose Vision and Values.

Applications will be welcomed from an experienced audiologist or an STP graduate.

In addition to the NHS pension, Chime provide Life Insurance, a bonus for no sickness and purchase reductions via Perkbox.

 

What exactly is the purpose of the job?

Leading the adult and vestibular service, severe to profound and complex work

 

What real difference will you make for us as an organisation

•       Reducing patient journey length and overall number of appointments without compromising quality

•       Develop an audit schedule to drive efficiency and quality

•       Engagement Multiplier score of 80% for  direct reports

•       Patient feedback >95% positive

 

Chime:

Purpose: Excellence in hearing and balance care that transforms lives.

Vision: As an NHS Social Enterprise Audiology team we commit to build, protect and promote a sustainable service for the future by delivering excellence in hearing and balance care in the UK.

We have the freedom to put patient needs first in a not for profit environment, combining high quality with affordability through collaboration with stakeholders.

Values:

C = Collaboration – working in true partnership to provide the optimal outcome

H = Holistic – caring about and understanding the implications of our interactions

I = Innovative – being open to new opportunities in meeting our purpose and vision

M = Motivated – passionate about bringing our best to every situation

E = Excellence – striving for the highest quality of service

 

Please contact Jonathan Parsons jonathan.parsons@nhs.net , 01392 402225 or 07970 149457 for an informal discussion or visit.

Application forms are available from Jonathan or linda.robinson6@nhs.net