Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust

Job Posted: 11 January 2022 By Next Up

We are seeking to appoint two Non-Executive Directors with Board-level or equivalent experience

Remuneration: c£13,000 per annum


One of the appointed candidates will have recent financial experience including significant budgetary responsibility, and for the second appointment we are seeking experience of leading organisational or system-wide transformation that has been driven by technological, commercial or clinical innovation. One appointment will be from January 2020 and the other from March 2020.

Skills required:

Your experience should include a demonstrable track record of success in organisations of scale and complexity. You will need to demonstrate an understanding of, and commitment to, values of accountability, good governance, probity, openness and equality of opportunity. You will be a strategic thinker and experienced in leading and delivering complex organisational change. You will have excellent communication and listening skills, as well as being commercially and politically astute. An understanding of the role of Non-Executive Directors is essential, as are an ability to analyse complex information and an appreciation of the future operating context for the NHS.



About the organisation:

Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust is a high-performing organisation rated as ‘Good’ overall and ‘Outstanding’ for care and community services by the Care Quality Commission in November 2018. With a vision to provide Excellence Every Time, HDFT places an unwavering focus on care quality and living up to our values of being Respectful, Responsible and Passionate. The Trust has an annual turnover of over £250 million and we provide services through our 4,400 members of staff across Harrogate, the rest of North Yorkshire, North Leeds, County Durham, Darlington, Middlesbrough, Stockton and Gateshead. The successful candidates will be expected to travel extensively across this footprint.

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