Interim Deputy Trust Board Secretary

South East
Competitive - Interim contractor framework/agency cap Band 8B
30 Oct 2017
27 Nov 2017
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
Our client an NHS organisation in the South East is looking to appoint an interim Deputy Trust Board Secretary for 3 months in the first instance. This role will be at interim contractor rates under the CCS NMNC Framework at interim Band 8b.

Main responsibilities:
  • Deputise for the Company Secretary during periods of absence
  • Provide effective governance and secretariat support to Committees as directed by the Company Secretary
  • To provide effective governance support to the Council of Governors
  • Manage the Trust’s membership database including maintaining and updating data and the production of management reports
  • Responsible for the line management and supervision of the Executive Support team
A successful candidate must:
  • Be educated to Master’s degree level or equivalent;
  • Be a qualified Chartered Secretary or professional equivalent (achieved or working towards this qualification);
  • Have in-depth professional knowledge and understanding of corporate governance legislation, guidelines and best practice, including specific to the NHS, and their application through Standing Orders, Schemes of Delegation, Standards of Business Conduct, etc.
  • Be able to demonstrate an in-depth knowledge and understanding of risk management and use of Board Assurance Frameworks;
  • Have experience of working at senior level in a company secretarial  environment in a substantial complex public or private sector organisation
For further details, please email Toni Coates on including your latest CV and expected daily rate.