Chief Executive

Substantial package
11 Feb 2010
10 Mar 2010
Acute Trust
Job Type

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest acute trusts in the country, providing services to a population of 700,000 across Lincolnshire from four main hospitals and several smaller sites. With a turnover in excess of £350m and over 7,500 staff the Trust has made significant progress over the last three years despite increasing pressure on hospital services. As it moves toward becoming a Foundation Trust in a challenging financial climate, it requires an ambitious individual that can provide exceptional strategic vision whilst prioritising delivery of innovative and high quality patient-centred care.

The Role:

• Develop and build the existing high calibre executive team and work with the Board to ensure the effective delivery of first class healthcare services.

• Develop and maintain public confidence and a positive image for the Trust through effective communications with staff, patients and external partners.

• Lead the strategic development of the Trust, ensuring it is successful in its Foundation Trust application and takes advantage of the opportunities this will bring.

The Candidate:

• Considerable experience of leadership as Chief Executive at Board level within a comparable organisation.

• Strong strategic and business planning skills, combined with the ability to lead and inspire teams to perform at the highest level.

• Innovation and performance focussed with superb interpersonal skills, the ability to inspire, motivate and deliver results through influence.

Please see the 'Apply' button for a candidate brief containing application details, or contact us quoting reference AMM/29655/HSJ. Closing date for applications is 5th March 2010.