How to apply
A Job Description, Person Specification and an application form for this post and further information can be requested by contacting [email protected] or 0115 859 9510. Healthwatch is funded by Nottingham City Council. The successful applicant will be employed by Healthwatch Nottingham Ltd. and will be responsible to the Chair of the Healthwatch Nottingham Board, Martin Gawith. If you want to discuss any aspect of the post, please contact Martin on 07957361836. Job-share can be considered. Closing date for this post is 9am Monday 30th January 2017. Interviews will be held during the week commencing 13th February 2017.
Chief Executive Officer
Salary £35,000 p.a.
Since April 2013 Healthwatch Nottingham (HWN) has been the City’s independent consumer champion for health and social care for adults, children and young people.
We are looking for a new Chief Executive who has experience of leading an organisation or team in the private, public or voluntary/community sector and working with a range of public sector agencies, including NHS and Local Government bodies.
This is a high profile role, and applicants will have experience of a leadership role, a track record of successful service delivery and be able to demonstrate a strong commitment to patient and service user involvement.
As our Chief Executive your key responsibilities will include:
The successful applicant will have a good understanding of health and social care services and an appreciation of the broad social, political and economic trends influencing them. S/he will be required to commit to Healthwatch Nottingham’s approach to valuing diversity and equal opportunities through its service delivery and employment. .
Holidays: 26 days plus Bank Holidays
Hours: 37 hours per week
Based at: 21 Clarendon Street, Nottingham.