Chief Executive Officer

Innovate Healthcare Services

  • Permanent
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Chief Executive Officer
Date posted:30th March 2023
Closing date:2nd May 2023

Chief Executive Officer
Hybrid working / Attractive salary

Innovate Healthcare Services (Innovate) is a joint venture company of South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust (SWFT) and George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust (GEH) providing Digital and Technology services to acute, community and primary care services in Warwickshire. It currently has a headcount of 152 staff and an annual turnover of approximately £26 million.

We are currently recruiting a Chief Executive Officer to lead the organisation’s Executive Team. Reporting directly to the Chair of the Innovate Board, this important and influential role is a unique opportunity for a commercially driven and inspirational candidate to join us on our journey to develop and grow our services. You will be exceptionally talented individual who is already operating at a very senior level and have significant leadership experience with a demonstrable record of managing diverse stakeholders, including shareholders. The post holder will collaborate closely with our Non-Executive Directors and our parent companies’ Executive Teams, alongside other leaders across the Coventry and Warwickshire Integrated Care System.

Having the right organisational culture is fundamental to Innovate and you must be a strong leader, with an open, engaging, and supportive style. You will also have a record of successfully delivering services in complex environments with challenging financial constraints. Your customer-focussed approach with a passion for delivering the best services to healthcare staff and their patients will be easily seen in your application.

For an informal discussion regarding your suitability for the role, please contact our recruitment partners at Anderson Quigley: Helene Usherwood, via email at or call 07719 322 669.

For a copy of the job description for the role, click here.

For a copy of the Organisational Management Structure, click here.

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Innovate intend to run an in-person stakeholder event on Friday 19th May at the Digital Hub, Stratford Hospital and then subsequent formal interviews will be taking place via MS Teams on Tuesday 23rd May.

Applications should consist of:

  • A full CV.
  • A covering letter (maximum of three pages) outlining how you meet the essential experience criteria of the person specification.
  • Please include details of two referees in either your CV or covering letter, though please note that we will not approach your referees without your prior consent and only should you be shortlisted.

Innovate Healthcare Services

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