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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 06/05/2021.

Senior Clinical Governance Lead

Job Reference: J223-A-21-1696

The London Clinic
Clinical Governance
£50,000 - £55,000 per annum

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Clinical Governance Lead to join our Clinical Governance Team here at The London Clinic. This role is based at our head office in Central London with remote working available, and we are offering a competitive salary of £50,000 to £55,000 per annum.

Established in 1932, The London Clinic is one of the UK’s largest independently owned non-profit hospitals, with state-of-the-art facilities located on Harley Street. We have circa 1300 employees, a total of 8 premises, and we are dedicated to providing the best, personalised healthcare with a breadth of surgical and medical expertise. 


Job Description

As a key member of the Clinical Governance Team, you will be responsible for managing the clinical governance team in the further development of robust systems and processes throughout the Hospital in relation to clinical governance and quality, which underpins safe clinical practice.


  • Job Type: Full Time, permanent position.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week; Mon - Fri within the core hours of 9am - 5.30pm.
  • Location: The London Clinic Head Office – NW1 4LJ (Remote working available).
  • Benefits package: We offer a comprehensive package including a contributory pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 33 days annual leave (inclusive), as well as a wide range of other benefits. We also offer excellent career development opportunities.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • To focus on the continuing development of a seamless clinical governance and risk management strategy which fosters multidisciplinary working across the hospital.
  • Keep up to date with relative national guidance, disseminate key messages and incorporate them into practice. 
  • Co-ordinate the compilation of Governance reports, and provide support in the compilation of other Governance related reports including for example: Executive and Patient Safety reports, and ensure timely submission.
  • Collate all required information, and ensure timely submission of accurate data to inform the corporate clinical dashboard


Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience of managing Clinical teams
  • Appropriate clinical education to degree level
  • Comprehensive knowledge of all clinical competency frameworks and how these are effectively applied in practice.
  • CQC frameworks and regulatory standards.


The London Clinic has a supportive and warm working culture where your contribution is valued, and you can help us provide the best, personalised healthcare, and deliver our three core values of; Caring, Inspiring and Pioneering. We are an organisation that has charitable status and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes.

The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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