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It’s our staff that makes us one of the leading CSUs in the country. We are committed to retaining the best people in order to provide an excellent service to our customers. We invest in our staff by offering  excellent pay, benefits, training and career progression .

We currently have a very talented, enthusiastic and driven workforce who deliver innovative, efficient and effective commissioning support. We are a dedicated and innovative organisation, always looking for new talent to join us.

If you’re passionate about making a difference and want to work for an organisation where your experience and contributions are valued, join us at NEL.

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Commissioning Manager

Band 7

Main area
Band 7
37.5 Hours per week
Job ref
Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group
Employer type
Kirkdale House
£37,886 - £47,705 pa incl HCA
10/12/2018 23:59

Waltham Forest CCG’s mission is to commission and deliver leading edge quality health services which are valued and chosen by our local population. We seek and consider the views of users, patients, carers and the public, and are part of the culture of developing and delivering local healthcare services.


Ensuring the provision of sustainable, safe, responsive and high quality local health services for all residents of Waltham Forest across our diverse community through clinically led, evidence based commissioning and working in conjunction with the population of Waltham Forest and our partners in the Local Authority to see the health of Waltham Forest residents improve.

Specifically we want:

• An increase in life expectancy and reduction in the gap in life expectancy across Waltham Forest;
• The quality of our community services to recommend our ‘care closer to home strategy’;
• Waltham Forest residents to be passionate about their own health; and
• Waltham Forest to be known as the place where evidence meets the needs of the patient.


• Putting patients first
• Transparency and openness
• Fairness
• Being evidence and quality driven
• Maximise population benefit
• Maximise value for money
• Collaboration and engagement

NHS Waltham Forest Clinical Commissioning Group is a strong, ambitious and growing organisation; that is playing a key role in shaping and delivering local and regional health agenda. The CCG is made up of 41 member practices, divided into three localities, serving a population of approximately 274,000 residents within Waltham Forest.

The Strategic Commissioning Directorate is responsible for the commissioning of excellent services for residents of the borough, as well as the delivery of a wide range of projects and initiatives aimed at improving patient pathways, integrating care and delivering QIPP commitments. Activities relating to this responsibility include business case and specification writing, project planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.

Working to the Senior Commissioning Manager, you will provide effective project management skills and experience in the design, development and implementation of NHS planning/performance projects. 

We would also expect you to have experience in the management of contracts and working with providers.  Experience of working closely with GPs and/or other health practitioners is desirable.

We are a clinically led organisation and you will work closely with our clinical leads and help deliver their leadership into practical changes on the ground.

Closing Date: midnight Monday 10th December 2018

Interview Date: Tuesday 18th/Wednesday 19th December 2018

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Further details / informal visits contact

Carl Edmonds, Associate Director of Strategic Commissioning (c.edmonds@nhs.net) or Stephanie Good, Head of Planned Care Redesign (Stephanie.good@nhs.net)


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