NHS Head of Legal Services

City of London, England
Up to £42.34 per hour + Inside IR35
Closing date
18 Jul 2022

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Acute Trust, Community Foundation Trust
Job Type
Legal, Manager
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Job Details

Practicus are partnering with a London based NHS Trust who are urgently seeking an experienced Legal Services Manager to step into a Head of legal role to provide advice and support to the organisation for legal claims that include clinical and non-clinical negligence cases.

Working a range of senior stakeholders at various levels, you will be instrumental in working across claims and legal disputes with a specific focus of clinical negligence. Interfacing with externals such as the NHSLA, you will be responsible for a collaborative approach to ensure the best outcome for the claimant and service involved.

You will need a proactive approach and excellent people skills with the ability to engage with clinicians and consultants across the organisation. We are looking for someone with a passion for legal services within the NHS.


* Experience in handling clinical negligence claims coupled with a legal background gained within the NHS
* Ability to work to tight deadlines in a fast-moving working environment
* Excellent stakeholder engagement skills at a senior/board level - credibility
* Excellent networking and relationship building skills to drive collaboration
* Team player who is self-efficient and demonstrates a collaborative approach
* Passion for delivery, willing to go the extra mile for the work at hand.

RATE: up to £42.34 per hour INSIDE IR35, 3 days on-site / 2 days remote
START: June 2022
INTERVIEWS: Immediately
DURATION: 3 months


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