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Operations Director

Job Description

Operations Director


Remuneration – Competitive

Location: Birmingham with regional travel

Contract: Permanent

We are able to offer an exciting and challenging role for an experienced operational healthcare leader to join us as Operations Director, leading on the development and delivery of our operational strategy and plans.

Prometheus is a leading provider of secure transportation solutions specialising in the mental health sector and Complex Care Enhanced Observations for Acute Trusts, Mental Health Services and Local Authorities. Our team ensures that patients are transported safely and with dignity, maintaining the highest standards of care. Offering a range of services to support NHS Trusts, Local Authorities, and Independent Providers, we have established strong client relationships and have a good pipeline of business which will see the business continue to push for market leader status within this industry.

As Operations Director you will lead in all operational functions and play a crucial role in steering the company towards achieving its strategic objectives, ensuring operational excellence, and maintaining our status as a leader in the sector. You will hold budgetary responsibility for the operations department, ensuring it is cost-effective and profitable, with KPIs to assess and improve quality and efficiency.

As a suitable candidate you will have a strong track record of operational leadership roles within healthcare, or related sector, ideally with knowledge of ambulance services or patient transportation. You will have excellent people management skills and the ability to build, lead and develop high-performing teams. You will have experience in quality assurance and risk management and be able to implement robust processes to reflect best practice.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual seeking to join a dynamic and innovative organisation as part of our exciting growth journey.

For more details or an exploratory and confidential conversation about the post, please contact Joe Joyce and Natasha Parmar on