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Healthier Together System Transformation Lead

Job Reference: 387-TS-4084-JL

University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust
South Plaza, Bristol
£61,777 - £72,597 pa

The Head of Transformation is a senior management role leading system-wide working to improve outcomes and value for the population of Bristol North Somerset and South Gloucestershire (BNSSG), through the Healthier Together programme. This programme encompasses a broad scope of ambition to improve the health and wellbeing of our population by transforming care and support for the whole of BNSSG and maturing as an Integrated Care System. The Head of Transformation will report to and deputise for the Programme Director.

Credible candidates will be values driven, passionate about improving outcomes and value for the people of BNSSG and experienced of leading complex multi-organisational transformational change programmes. With a population health focus and a drive to transform our health and care system you will also have the resilience and adaptive skills to thrive in a shifting environment. A robust understanding of NHS policy on integrated care and of international best practice examples will be highly desirable.

In return we can promise you a fantastic opportunity to develop your career, along with being part of a creative and supportive team environment.

Posts are advertised as permanent and we would be particularly interested to hear from those with local authority, clinical, operational or strategic background and will consider flexible and secondment options accordingly.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Becci Green, Business Manager, Healthier Together 0117 900 2583 or

University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and the major teaching and research centre for the South West. With over 9,500 staff, over 100 different clinical services, working in nine hospitals in the centre and to the south of Bristol, we offer a wide range of careers and jobs. Together we support the delivery of excellent care to the people of Bristol and beyond.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust is an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we’re meeting our pledge.

To comply with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 all applicants must be able to speak fluent English to an appropriate standard which will be assessed at Interview.


  1. Please ensure you check your emails regularly as this is how we will communicate with you throughout the recruitment process. We may also contact you by texting the mobile number, if provided, on the application form. Due to high volumes of applications, vacancies may be closed before the closing date.
  2. As a guide interviews should usually take place within 3 weeks of the closing date.
  3. When providing employment reference details, please provide correct work related email addresses so references can be sought promptly when we are looking to progress your application. Your referee must all be known to you in a line manager or professional lead capacity.
  4. All staff identified as AT-RISK who meets the requirements of the post will be prioritised accordingly. Priority will initially be given to University Hospital Bristol employees.
  5. The Trust uses the recruitment platform TRAC systems to administer all stages of the recruitment process meaning that information in regard to shortlisting will not be communicated via NHS Jobs.

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