Independent Chair

Remuneration depending on experience
02 Jul 2019
05 Aug 2019
Job Type
Fixed Term

Fixed term contract / secondment – until 31 March 2022

Time commitment subject to discussion – minimum of 8 days per month

Functional relationships: System Health and Care Leadership Group; NHSE/I


  • Show independent, even‐handed leadership
  • Be instrumental in the design and development of future governance and accountability
  • To co‐ordinate the inspirational leadership and management of innovative change
  • To lead the development and implementation of the existing ICS strategy
  • With system leaders to integrate local and national government initiatives
  • To communicate the outcomes widely throughout the county system and beyond


To help the Health and Care Leadership Group create, implement and embed an Integrated Care System across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.



  • Lead and chair the ICS Leadership Group
  • Aid the Leadership Group to set the overall strategy and vision for the Cornwall and Isles of
  • Scilly ICS
  • Direct, support and aid the implementation of the agreed ICS plan
  • Chair the Transformation Board

Support the evolving ICS to

  • Focus upon the interests of people and communities of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly
  • Be effective and focused on key responsibilities
  • Promote a culture of openness and transparency, including wider engagement as
  • appropriate.
  • Ensure constructive relationships with value‐based behaviours
  • Ensure the ICS strategy is implemented in line with agreed plans and with clear outcomes
  • and benefits for the people of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly
  • Lead the discussion and the development of a unified accountability framework, including
  • financial accountability
  •  Focus upon engagement by partners with the people of Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly
  • Develop a robust system of governance