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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 22/04/2021.

Associate Director of Workforce

Job Reference: 208-039648-21-1

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust
Human Resources
Cross Site (Grimsby, Scunthorpe & Goole), Grimsby/Scunthorpe/Goole
£63,751 - £73,664 per annum

We’re a large organisation with three hospitals located in Scunthorpe, Grimsby and Goole. We also provide community services in North Lincolnshire. Our 6,500 members of staff care for and support a population of more than 400,000 people.

We encourage all our staff to innovate and adopt ‘best practice’ so we can deliver excellent care to our patients. We ask staff to live our values; kindness, courage and respect.

We are committed to recruiting the best people to work with us. You could be one of them

Our People Team is now seeking the very best senior leaders to bring business insights and spearhead transformational change across the Trust to help deliver the excellent employment experience via the NHS People Strategy and NLAG’s own People Strategy

The Trust stands firmly by its’ experience and Value based recruitment processes to bring on board not only the very best professionals but those who also embody our values of kindness, courage and respect.

We are looking for a people professional who is:

  • Passionate about their work
  • Committed to their own and Team value add
  • Emotionally intelligent and excellent communicators
  • Stakeholder managers and influencers, and who work as true collaborators
  • Subject matter experts in their respective fields
  • Looking for rewarding roles
  • Excited by the challenge

Appointed to lead our Workforce Teams, the successful candidate, alongside members of the Directorate senior management team, will enable the achievement of Trust priorities and objectives through the delivery of:

  • Improvements to organisational capacity and capability through effective HR Business Partnering
  • Portfolio People Plans in collaboration with operational managers and Directorate colleagues
  • Service redesigns and alternative business models
  • Excellent and timely HR casework which supports people performance
  • Innovative recruitment and selection strategies and staff retention plans
  • A high performing organisation and employee focused Occupational Health and associated service
  • Management of Occupational Health and Recruitment Department

Please note the selection process for this role will take place on 5th and 6th May 2021.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Claire Low, Deputy Director of People


To learn more about Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust, and discover the unique benefits on offer to employees, view our latest videos, plus more, please visit our recruitment website at

Should we receive a high volume of applications for this vacancy, the advert may be closed earlier than stated.

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