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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 05/08/2021.

Head of Quality Assurance

Job Reference: 208-E03023-21-1

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust
Quality Assurance Team
£47,126 - £53,219 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

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Head of Quality Assurance who will lead the Quality Assurance team in the operational implementation of a number of assurance processes focussed on the quality of services offered to patients across the Trust. The postholder will lead on a number of workstreams connected with this agenda.

Delivering an important leadership role, the postholder will be required to influence clinical and professional leaders and also provide support to all staff groups in developing patient quality and safety as an integral part of their role.

The post holder will be required to communicate highly complex information with staff at all levels, with external agencies, other partners and patient groups to ensure compliance with key targets and national guidelines. The post holder will be able to analyse highly complex information that requires interpretation, and be able to articulate this interpretation into a written report for Board / Board Sub Committee.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Angie Legge, Associate Director of Quality Governance


Telephone: 03033 302961 or 07849 300207

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