Director of Business Improvement and Transformation

Attractive VSM (Very Senior Manager)
31 Jan 2018
14 Feb 2018
Job Type

Derbyshire Healthcare NHS FT is a leading provider of mental health, learning disabilities, substance misuse and children’s services in Derby City and Derbyshire County, delivering services to a population of approximately 1 million people. We employ over 2,400 staff based in over 60 locations and have an annual turnover of around £130 million.

We are at an exciting time in the development of our Trust having recently launched a new vision, values and our people first initiative. Financially stable, we are committed to continued service transformation and collaborative working, creating a progressive organisation that puts people, both staff and patients at the centre of everything that we do.  Our philosophy of ‘making a positive difference’ reflects our ethos of proactive innovation and collaborative working, with our service users, carers, partners and staff to collectively improve health and wellbeing.

We are looking for an inspirational Director of Business Improvement and Transformation who is skilled and experienced in bringing about operational and cultural change associated with both continuous improvement and larger scale programme based transformational change. You will be comfortable working across multiple Organisations in different sectors as part of the role will be to lead the mental health change programme over the Derbyshire footprint.

You will have worked in a regulatory environment and have experiences that mirror our current portfolio of services. You will show a passion for improving outcomes for people who use our services and be able to demonstrate how that passion has resulted in service change.

To be successful in this post you will need to demonstrate your track record of working in mental health/children’s services at either Board or next in line to Board level. You will be able to demonstrate experience and confidence in a Board environment.

If you would like to explore the post further, please make contact with Ifti Majid, Chief Executive on 01332 623700 x 31205 to book a confidential discussion.

Closing date for applications is midnight Wednesday 14th February 2018.

An interview date is planned for Tuesday 6th March 2018.

For further information and to complete an online application, please follow the link via the Apply button below.