Chief Executive Officer

University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Southampton, Hampshire
06 Feb 2018
02 Mar 2018
Job Type

We are looking for an outstanding individual to lead our thriving organisation forward through innovation, transformation and closer collaboration with our partners.

University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS) has a national and international reputation, providing care to more than 1.9 million people living in Southampton and south Hampshire. We also provide nationally renowned, specialist services such as neurosciences, cardiac services and children’s services to more than 3.7 million people in central and southern England and the Channel Islands. 

With a workforce of over 10,500 and a turnover of c. £700m, we are a major academic centre for teaching and research, enjoying strong relationships with the University of Southampton and a number of national institutions. UHS is also one of the highest rated NHS organisations in the country for staff engagement.

Despite the increasingly challenging financial and operating context, we continue to demonstrate a track-record of excellent performance. 

This is an exciting time to take up the Chief Executive role at our Trust, and for the right individual, this role offers a challenging but enormously rewarding opportunity to lead UHS through the next phase of our development. 

To find out more, please see for a candidate brief containing application instructions, or contact us quoting the reference 65682.

Closing date for applications is 2nd March 2018