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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 13/10/2019.

Deputy Area Director - East Sussex

Job Reference: 150-HD3059-EAS

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust
Admin & Clerical
Brighton General Hospital, Brighton and Hove, East Sussex
£61,777-£72,597 per annum

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is the largest community healthcare provider in Sussex.

  • 5,000 full and part time staff, with over 4,000 people registered on our bank
  • Medical, nursing and therapeutic care provided to over 9,000 children and adults a day
  • July 2018 Care Quality Commission (CQC) rating of ‘Good’ with ‘Outstanding’ features
  • BAME, Disability, LGBT+ and Religion and Belief Staff Networks
  • Disability Confident Employer – Level 2

We are seeking a dynamic and highly motivated individual with a proven track record of providing operational leadership at a senior level. You will be a visible leader who is innovative, credible and resilient with experience of operational management, budgetary management, and leading on large scale change programmes.

The Deputy Area Director is a key member of the Area Management Team (AMT) with overall responsibility for the delivery of high quality services through effective operational leadership across our portfolio of services. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing adult community services across a large geographical area including Brighton and Hove and High Weald, Lewes and Havens. Experience of leading the development of safe, effective, efficient and integrated services to ensure we achieve our Trust objective of ‘excellent care at the heart of the community’ is essential.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Chloe Rogers - Area Director - East

07500 782664 or


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