University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS providers in the country, operating eight hospitals that deliver general acute and emergency care to patients across Central and South Bristol, and specialist services across South West England and into South Wales. As a centre for clinical research (with Biomedical Research Centre status) and a provider of pre and post registration education, we have strong links to the Universities of Bristol and the West of England. We have an excellent reputation, a strong regional profile, a sound financial position and a tight grip on operational performance. In March of this year, the CQC rated us as Outstanding, the only Trust to have gone from Requires Improvement to Outstanding in just two years
We’re looking for a Medical Director who can lead our quality and safety agenda, jointly with the Chief Nurse, building on our successes to date to build sustainable excellence across all our services. We need an individual
who will support and add value to our dedicated and talented clinical teams, is able to inspire engagement across organisational boundaries, driving partnership working on service transformation to deliver improved quality, patient experience and efficiency together. Able to push boundaries, you will deliver change by empowering others, bringing pace and focus to ensure we are continuously meeting the needs of our community. An experienced
clinical leader, you’ll bring credibility through your breadth and depth of expertise, providing professional advice to the board to ensure we remain a truly clinically led and patient focused organisation.
To learn more about our Trust and this role, please click the apply button or call Melanie Shearer (020 7426 3971) at GatenbySanderson.
Closing date: 30th June 2017.