Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Together with you to achieve healthier, happier lives
Black Country Healthcare are proud to provide a range of mental health and learning disability services to the Black Country region and beyond, and we also provide family healthcare services in Dudley. Formed by a merger two years ago, we are undergoing a period of exciting transformation, growth and strategic development that requires strong and inclusive leadership. Rated as “Good” by the CQC, our 3,700 staff serve a population of over 1.19 million people, and we are clear in our ambition to be “Outstanding”. We have recently become the Lead Provider for Mental Health, Learning Disabilities and Autism for the region and are committed to ensuring that mental health and community services have a strong voice in our ICS and with a total revenue budget of £280m.
Following the appointment of Mark Axcell to the Chief Executive role in the Black Country Integrated Care Board, we are seeking a new leader to progress our ambitious agenda. Our people, values and culture are what makes our Trust such a fantastic place to work, and our Chief Executive is vital to ensuring that our colleagues feel supported and empowered to deliver for the diverse communities we serve. We are committed to working in partnership with our staff, service users, patients, carers, stakeholders, and local communities to achieve happier, healthier lives, and we are looking for a leader who shares our vision and values.
We have a phrase in the Black Country called “Bostin”, that means excellent, and we are proud to be a ‘Bostin’ Organisation
- B- A BOSTIN Place to work
- 0-Opportunities for all our people
- S-Supportive Leaders and Managers
- T-Treat all with Care and Kindness
- I -Inspiring a positive workplace
- N- New people want to join, all want to stay!
We are seeking a leader with significant experience of operating at board level. An aspiring or experienced Chief Executive; you will have a collaborative style and will harness the energy of our executive team and keep our patients, staff and communities at the heart of decision making. NHS experience is not essential; we are seeking a transformational leader with proven experience in leading complex, multistakeholder and person-centred organisations and environments.
If you see yourself reflected in our values and purpose, then we would love to hear from you. In the first instance please contact our recruitment advisors Emma Pickup, Jim Canning and Joanna Riley at GatenbySanderson via Joanna.Riley@gatenbysanderson.com or 07807 624 332 and click Apply to find out more and to apply.
Closing date: 12th September