<h2>Practice Manager</h2> <p><em><strong>Are you a successful manager with a proven track record looking for an exciting new challenge? Then look no further!</strong></em></p> <p><strong>Oasis has an exciting opportunity for a Practice Manager at our Practice in Gateshead. We are looking for someone with excellent managerial experience to lead an existing team.</strong></p> <p>This is a fixed term vacancy for 9 months, working 27 hours per week, Tuesday, Wednesday &amp; Friday 8am to 5.30pm.</p> <p>You will be a great match for Oasis if you are a <strong>commercially minded</strong> individual looking to develop your career as a Practice Manager. You will be confident leading a team of between 10 to 25 people &amp; manage day-to-day and financial running of the practice (including P&amp;L) as if it were your own business.</p> <p>You will need to understand how to <strong>generate income &amp; control costs</strong>. You must be comfortable conversing with people from all walks of life, including dentists, patients and your practice team. Our Cardiff Cowbridge Road East practice is a busy mixed NHS and private practice, and while a clinical background with previous dental experience would be an advantage we also want to hear from successful managers from other industries.</p> <p>This is a varied &amp; interesting job in which you will need to balance maximising the income &amp; profit of the practice through <strong>proactive business management</strong> techniques against the overall needs of the dentists to ensure they can put the patient first. You should be ready to challenge the status quo &amp; look for improvement opportunities, control costs &amp; set achievable but stretching targets for team members.</p> <p><span>Practice management is a diverse job in which no two days are the same, but your responsibilities will include:</span></p> <ul> <li>Coaching, leading &amp; developing a high performing practice team in a positive environment for both staff and patients;</li> <li>Planning income targets for the practice, then <strong>reviewing &amp; analysing P&amp;L</strong> to ensure you achieve or exceed these targets;</li> <li>Monitoring KPIs &amp; support clinicians to achieve their targets;</li> <li>Proactively marketing your practice to drive patient numbers;</li> <li>Ensuring the practice meets CQC and legislative guidelines (as the CQC registered manager);</li> </ul> <div>Oasis is a leading provider of NHS &amp; Private dental care with over 390 practices across the UK &amp; Ireland. We proudly care for over 3 million patients, providing everything from regular check-ups to specialist &amp; cosmetic treatments.</div> <p><span>You may also have heard the exciting news that we have recently joined the Bupa healthcare family! There has never been a better time to join Oasis as we work together with Bupa to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.</span></p>