Clinical Governance Lead Maternity Services

East Midlands
Band 8D/9
18 Nov 2020
16 Dec 2020
Finegreen Consultant
Acute Trust
Job Type
A large healthcare organisation is looking to appoint an exciting new opportunity for a Clinical Governance Lead Maternity Services.

Ensured that effective and sustainable systems of clinical governance. quality, risk safety and experience are in place and provide a framework which is clearly understood by all maternity staff.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Review board to ward governance arrangements for maternity and in conjunction with the Divisional Leadership team to provide assurance that the framework facilities the prioritisation of processes and culture that ensure the highest levels of patient safety;
  • Work in partnership with the DLT to ensure that the systems and processes for management of risk and prompt investigations of serious incidents is consistent with enabling lessons to be learnt, communicated and embedded in practice. This will include but is not limited to a review of existing arrangements
  • Ensure that the system of clinical governance captures learning from low and no harm incidents effectively;
  • Identify trends in complaints and untoward incidents and initiate changes in practice in collaboration with the Divisional Leadership Team if indicated;
  • Review the system for complaint management across the service to ensure the prompt investigation of complaints relating to Maternity services whilst working in partnership with multi-disciplinary colleagues across the Division;
  • Provide a framework for the completion of reports, relevant to portfolio, to the Board of Directors, Commissioners and external bodies as required;
  • Complete a review of existing clinical governance arrangements within the service including a review of existing roles and responsibilities across the service;
  • Develop a programme to engage and educate staff in the application and management of clinical governance processes.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Track record of successful delivery in a Clinical Governance role in the healthcare sector;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, including listening skills;
  • Able to build a relationship with range of stakeholders.
If you are interested in the post, please send a copy of your updated CV, along with availability.

Apply for Clinical Governance Lead Maternity Services

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from HSJjobs by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on HSJjobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.