South Tees FT needs Deputy Director of Healthcare Governance and Quality: Closing date 23 Oct 2009

Following a major Trust-wide review of their Governance structures, South Tees are looking for someone to provide the strategic leadership and corporate management of Clinical Governance within the Healthcare Governance Directorate. This will involve working closely with the Medical Director and Director of Nursing and Patient Safety. It will also involve working with the Head of Corporate Affairs and the Head of Financial Governance and Control to ensure that the Trust achieves integrated governance. The successful candidate will deputise for the Executive Directors on Governance issues and be part of the Trust’s senior management team. He/she will lead a team covering a comprehensive range of associated functions: NICE and NPSA guidance, Clinical Audit, NHSLA and CQC compliance.

Educated to Masters Degree level the successful candidate will need to have significant experience of working in a senior management position in a complex organisation. He/she will possess a comprehensive understanding of clinical governance and the requirements of the External Regulators and will need to be a dynamic and transformational leader with experience of developing corporate policy, strategy and preparing and presenting Board papers.

Successful candidates will be required to attend the selection process on Monday 16 November 2009.

The post is advertised as 37.5 Hours Per Week and Agenda for Change terms and conditions Band 8D with Salary Range: £63,833 – £79,031 pa plus Pension and Staff Benefits

For informal enquiries, or to arrange a visit, please contact Sue Wooding on (01642) 854697 or email

Closing Date: 23 October 2009

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