Salary: £38,000 – £43,500
Closing date: Midnight Sunday 16th December 2018
Interviews will be held on Friday 21st December 2018
Healthwatch Hillingdon is recognised as the independent public voice for the users of the health and social care services in the London Borough of Hillingdon.
Our award-winning programmes are creating an impact and ensuring the voice of the public is being heard by local decision makers and changing the way health and social care services are run in Hillingdon.
Our out-going Chief Executive Officer is leaving the organisation in a very strong position. His departure provides a unique opportunity for a passionate and collaborative leader.
Are you ambitious and want to make a real difference in our communities? Have you the passion and drive to continue to build on our excellent reputation and success?
You may not have a background in health or social care, but you would be expected to have some understanding of health and social care services.
You will certainly be able to demonstrate that you have the knowledge, skills and experience to deliver exceptional results through effective networking and great teamwork.
We strongly believe that services work best when they are designed around the needs and experiences of the people who use them. If you share our passion for making sure the ‘voice of the public’ is at the centre and driving change, then we would like to hear from you.
The CEO will provide strong and inspirational leadership, vision and direction to enable Healthwatch Hillingdon to fulfil its statutory purposes, through delivery of its Board agreed strategic aims and operational objectives.
Understanding the value of community empowerment and insight, the CEO will be committed to addressing inequalities and ensuring that local people have a say in health and social care.
They will contribute and challenge at a strategic level, influencing and shaping decisions made by commissioners and providers, in line with the vision and priorities for Healthwatch Hillingdon.
The CEO will be an appointed member of the Board, line managed by the Chair and work closely with the Chair, Board, staff team and volunteers in accordance with Healthwatch Hillingdon’s mission, vision and values.
Candidates wishing to apply should send a CV and a cover letter, which should indicate why you are interested in applying for the role and how you meet the person specification. To request a recruitment pack please email Turkay.Mahmoud@healthwatchhillingdon.org.uk
Informal discussions are encouraged prior to application.
Please contact Turkay Mahmoud, Interim CEO, on 07989 569 388.