Non-executive Director - University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
We are recruiting a non-executive director for University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust. Candidates will need to have senior level finance experience ideally with a recognised financial qualification. The successful candidate will also become Chair of the Audit Committee.
You will need to have a genuine commitment to patients and the promotion of excellent health care services. You will have senior level finance experience ideally with a recognised financial qualification. The successful candidate will also become Chair of the Audit Committee.
You will need to be able to demonstrate you can use your experience to:
- work alongside other non-executives and executive colleagues and establish your credibility as a Board member through the quality of your contributions
- bring independence, external perspectives, skills and challenge to strategy development
- hold the executive team to account by providing purposeful, constructive scrutiny and challenge
- shape and actively support a healthy culture for the trust
All non-executive directors must champion the standards of public life – by upholding the highest standards of conduct and displaying the principles of selflessness, integrity, objectivity, accountability, openness, honesty, and leadership.
As a future NHS leader, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the range of behaviours required to contribute effectively in this board level role. These are outlined in the NHS Leadership Academy’s Healthcare Leadership Model.
We value and promote diversity and are committed to equality of opportunity for all and appointments made on merit. We believe that the best boards are those that reflect the communities they serve.
We particularly welcome applications from women, people from the local black and minority ethnic communities, and disabled people who we know are under-represented in chair and non-executive roles.
Our recruitment processes are conducted in accordance with the Code of Governance to ensure that they are made on merit after a fair and open process so that the best people, from the widest possible pool of candidates, are appointed.
- Information pack (M1779) This is a comprehensive information pack for candidates, which explains the requirements to undertake the role, as well as details of how to apply and information about the trust.
- Monitoring form (M1779) We like to monitor information to establish who applies for our roles and to ensure no group is treated unfairly. Your answers will be treated confidentially and will not be shared with the selection panel unless explicitly stated.
|Closing date for receipt of applications||20 September 2018 at 11am|
|Information evening||The trust is holding an information evening from 5pm to 6.30pm on 17 September 2018 at the Clinical Education Centre, Glenfield Hospital. For more information and to confirm your attendance please contact Mandy Johnson on 0116 258 8940.|
|Interview date||12 October 2018|
|Proposed start date||4 November 2018|
* Read the information pack to find out how to apply and forward your completed application to NHSI.Chairsandneds@nhs.net
Our recruitment processes are conducted in accordance with the Government’s Principles of Public Appointments and Governance Code and are made on merit after a fair and open process so that the best people, from the widest possible pool of candidates, are appointed. This appointment is regulated by the Commissioner for Public Appointments
Find out more
For an informal and confidential discussion with Karamjit Singh, the Chair of the trust, please contact his PA, Mandy Johnson on 0116 258 8940NHS Improvement – for general enquiries contact Helen Barlow on 0300 123 2038 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Please forward your completed application to NHSI.Chairsandneds@nhs.net