Interim Governance Assistant


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Location: Manchester

Date: 27 August 2022

Job Overview

Optegra Eye Hospital in Manchester is looking for a Clinical Governance Assistant to join us on a 6 month contract for 2 days a week, 20h/pw. We are looking for a healthcare professional, ideally a nurse NMC/ODP registered with some experience in governance.

Optegra is a world leader in specialist eye care, we take pride in knowing our patients are at the heart of all we do and can live better lives because of the treatments we provide.

Some of the benefits of working for us include, but are by no means limited to:
– Generous pay and bonus, reviewed annually, this role pays up to £32,000 FTE

– Generous matched pension contributions

– Up to 33 days annual leave

– SMART working schemes – because we believe in work life balance

– Funded training and development – because we believe in our people

– Discounts on retails, social activities, etc.

– Free laser eye treatment for you and 20% for friends and family

– Private Healthcare


In return for all of the above, you will be a registered healthcare professional and have some governance experience, ideally gained in the NHS or private practice.

Excellent communication skills are required to liaise between a range of parties such as nurses, senior nurses, consultants, clinic manager and reginal head of clinical services. You will need to be computer literate and have a flexible work ethic that will allow you to fully support the needs of the team and the hospital.

You will often be dealing with confidential information, so will need to be trustworthy and discreet in order to meet our data protection obligations. You should be used to using your own initiative and be proactive in completing tasks promptly, whilst being adaptable to keep up with the unpredictable nature of the workload where demands may frequently change.

Company Overview

You’ll see and feel the Optegra difference when you walk through the door – and you’ll have every opportunity to really make a difference.
If this sounds like you, please get in touch with Mandeep Toor for an information pack by applying for the role. Please take a closer look at our history and vision by clicking the following link:
Optegra is proud to be an inclusive business where you can enjoy the career you want, without changing the person you are. We’re welcoming to all, working together as a supportive team, respecting the uniqueness of every individual we work with.


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