“An outstanding experience for every patient”

With a turnover of c £200m and employing around 4,000 staff, we are a major local employer with a reputation as a provider of quality hospital services with a track record of strong financial management, quality governance and patient safety. Our subsidiary companies, operate in commercial environments, guided by NHS values and generate income we can use in the delivery of front line services, research and innovation.

We’re looking for someone with a depth of experience at board level and significant commercial expertise to Chair our subsidiary companies. You will bring with you well-developed skills in providing strategic challenge, drawing on your business acumen, wisdom and creativity which will help lead the effective governance of our subsidiary companies. Motivated by the provision of an outstanding experience for every patient, you share our values and are keen to contribute to our future development.

For further information including how to apply for the role please visit www.gatenbysanderson.com/job/GSe42889. For a confidential discussion, please contact Melanie Shearer on 0207 426 3971 or email melanie.shearer@gatenbysanderson.com.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 4th June and final interviews w/c 9th July 2018.

Tagged as: commercial, governance, Strategy

About Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust

Salisbury District Hospital, Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust provides a range of clinical care,  which  includes  general  acute  and  emergency  services,  to  approximately  225,000 people in Wiltshire, Dorset and Hampshire. Specialist services, such as burns, plastic surgery, cleft lip and palate, genetics and rehabilitation, extend to a much wider population of more than three million people.  The Duke of Cornwall Spinal Treatment Centre at Salisbury District Hospital covers most of southern England with a population of approximately 11 million people. Trust staff provide outpatient clinics in other locations in Dorset and Hampshire. Specialist staff hold outreach clinics in hospitals within the Wessex area.

The Trust also has subsidiary companies Odstock Medical Limited and Salisbury Trading Limited. OML was set up in 2006 to market worldwide its experience and knowledge of functional electrical stimulation and its own pioneering electrical devices. The Trust also transferred its laundry service to STL which provides a laundry service to Salisbury District Hospital and other NHS organisations.

We have a joint venture, Wiltshire Health & Care, with Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust. Wiltshire Health & Care has recently won the contract to deliver adult community health services in Wiltshire for the next five years from July 2016.