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  • Advert number: 305794-0
  • Posted Date: 15/06/12
  • Closing Date: 13/07/12

Avon and Wiltshire
Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

Medical Director

Job Ref: 342-CS072-0612
Salary: Consultant Pay scale with Additional Responsibility Payment
Base: Jenner House, Chippenham, Wiltshire

As one of the largest mental health trusts in the UK, we serve 1.6 million people and deploy 3,500 staff with a budget of £190 million per annum. We run five hospitals including one secure and operate out of over 100 locations. In this key role you will:

  • provide Board level assurance for professional accountability (including re-validation) of medical staff
  • provide strong strategic clinical leadership
  • jointly lead the care quality agenda and its governance
  • create a positive climate for effective partnership collaborations in the fields of research and development, innovations and service transformation
  • lead and motivate the Directorate team, driving a culture of continuous development across the Directorate

For a confidential discussion please contact Hazel Watson, Deputy Chief Executive on 01249 468212.

To apply, send a covering letter and CV to Julie Thomas, Director for People by email:

Closing Date: 13 July 2012 at 12 noon
Interview Date: 14 August, Assessment Date: TBC

The Trust is committed to improving working lives and there are opportunities for flexible working. The Trust is a pilot organisation for Agenda for Change. on,