Medical Director

Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Competitive Salary
02 Nov 2018
23 Nov 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s busiest and most successful NHS foundation trusts.

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest and most complex high-performing providers of acute, community and specialist health services in the country. Across our five hospitals and our community arm, we employ c17,000 staff including c1,600 medical staff and have a turnover of £1.1 billion. We are an innovator in medical research with a high level of research activity including hosting the Yorkshire region’s Clinical Research Network on behalf of the National Institute for Healthcare Research.

Reporting directly to the Chief Executive, this role will play a critical part in the future of the Trust, with particular focus on Medical and Dental leadership, research and development, medical education, health care governance and informatics.

We are looking for an outstanding leader to champion the development of integrated health and social care services focused on the distinct needs of patients. With this in mind, we are seeking to appoint a Medical Director who will inspire and drive the redesign and modernisation agenda.

The successful candidate will have a track record of strong leadership at a senior level, they will have ability to drive through change in a challenging financial climate as well as the necessary skills to build lasting and effective relationships with key stakeholders. Above all it is essential that the candidate can demonstrate a passion and a commitment to continually seek to improve patient care through quality standards and innovation in the most complex of environments.

This role presents a significant leadership opportunity. To learn more about us, and for a confidential conversation call
Kirsten Major, Interim Chief Executive on 0114 271 5173.

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Closing date: 23 November 2018. Presentation & Interviews: Tuesday 4 December & Wednesday 5 December 2018 respectively.