Senior Transformation Project Manager

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust


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Job overview

Post Title: Senior Transformation Project Manager

Department: Programme Management Office

Location: Black Country

Directorate: Strategy

Band: 8a

Hours: 37.5

Contract Type: Permanent

Responsible to: Transformation Programme Manager

Responsible for: Project Management and Support

Main duties of the job

The Strategy Directorate provides services to both management and staff, internal and external, to ensure that the Trust can deliver its strategic priorities including those aligned to national and local policy. The Programme Management Office (PMO) provides the skills, capacity and expertise in the planning and delivery of strategically significant change, with the overall aim of both improving the quality and consistency of care for people who use our services, and enhancing the overall efficiency and sustainability of Trust services. The Senior Transformation Project Manager will support the Transformation Programme Manager and divisional leads, clinicians and corporate teams to formulate and deliver a range of transformational projects that are ambitious and innovative, support the Trust and the wider system to achieve its strategic objectives, and above all make a difference for all of our stakeholders.

About us

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust provides specialist mental health, learning disability, and community healthcare services for the population of the Black Country.

Across the whole of the region we provide:

  • Adult and older adult mental health services
  • Specialist learning disability services

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust was formed on 1 April 2020, after NHS England and NHS Improvement approved the merger of Black Country Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Dudley and Walsall Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust.

Combining resources, strategies and talented workforce enables us to deliver a wider variety of outstanding services that are based on best practice and are continually improving.

We currently employ over 3,000 members of staff and just like the population we serve, we are made

Job description

Job responsibilities

The workload of the role will be based around supporting the implementation of Mental Health Support Teams, developing the Suicide Prevention initiative, and delivering projects within the Learning Disability and Autism Programme. Previous experience in these areas would be beneficial but isn't essential.

Person Specification



  • 2 Years Project Management Experience
  • Qualification in Project Management e.g. Prince2


  • Experience in LDA
  • Experience in Suicide Prevention
  • Experience of MHSTs
  • Experience of NHS STP/ICS

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2/skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants.

Employer details

Employer name

Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust


Delta House

West Bromwich

B70 9PL

Employer's website

For help with your application, contact:

Adam Shaw

Date posted

13 July 2021

Pay scheme

Agenda for change


Band 8a


£45,753 to £51,668 a year


Fixed term


12 months

Working pattern

Full-time, Flexible working, Home or remote working, Compressed hours

Reference number


Job locations

Delta House

West Bromwich

B70 9PL

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