Anderson Quigley are working with University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust (UHP) on the appointment of a Non-Executive Director (NED). This is an exceptional opportunity to share your talents and expertise to make a positive difference to the lives of people served by the Trust.
In addition to your Board membership, you will also your bring skills to the Audit Committee and one or more of the Board’s assuring Committees. You will champion value for money in public finance, identify and mitigate corporate risks and play a significant part in bringing the Board’s strategic vision to life.
This role has now CLOSED.
As a Board member, you will be a strategic thinker who will quickly grasp the complexities of the local, regional and national healthcare environments. Your financial skills and business acumen will enable you to scrutinise and interpret complex data and constructively challenge at the Trust Board and at the Audit Committee.
You will need to have a genuine commitment to patients and the promotion of excellent health care services. You will have recent, relevant finance experience in a large and complex organisation gained at a senior level within either the private or public sector. Third sector experience will also be considered. You will have a recognised financial qualification.
You will need to be able to demonstrate you can use your experience to:
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 here.
Applicants should live in or have strong connections with the catchment area of the trust. This includes the constituencies of North Cornwall, South East Cornwall, Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport, Plymouth, Moor View, Totnes, South West Devon, Torridge and West Devon.
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.
How to Apply
If you wish to be considered for this role please send your application to NHSI.firstname.lastname@example.org