Vacancy for Non-Executive Director at CPFT

Could you help shape the Trust's aims, values and goals?

Vacancy for Non-Executive Director at CPFT
18 July 2014

A vacancy has arisen to become a Non-Executive Director (NED) at Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust.

CPFT provides integrated mental health and learning disability services in Cambridgeshire and children’s community services in Peterborough.

CPFT is a member of Cambridge University Health Partners, one of five academic health science centres in the country; aspiring to become one of the leading academic health organisations. They are closely associated with Europe’s biggest biomedical campus in Cambridge. 

Role
The role of the Non-Executive Director is to assist in shaping the Trust’s aims, values and strategic goals. They will play a vital role in overseeing the Trust’s future direction in an increasingly commercial environment.

The Non-Executive Director will support the Trust’s executive team, providing advice and productive challenge, encouraging a culture of innovation, new thinking and a strong sense of accountability.

They will act as an ambassador for the Trust, working with a range of internal and external stakeholders and ensuring that the needs of the Trust’s values are upheld.

Person Specification
The Governors of CPFT are looking for talented individuals who can blend with our current NEDs; people who have excelled in their field and who can offer a range of skills that may have been honed in the public, private or voluntary sectors and can assist in the future development of the Trust. We are particularly interested in those with expertise in integration of business or services, business development, due diligence, corporate governance, social care, communications and marketing, development and delivering customer/patient centric services.

The candidate will have had senior leadership/board-level involvement gained within a large organisation and demonstrate first-class communication skills, with a commitment to the values of public service and the NHS.

Please send a full CV to the Trust Secretary at:
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Elizabeth House
Fulbourn Hospital
Fulbourn
Cambridge
CB21 5EF.

The closing date for applicants is 15 August 2014.  Interviews will take place on 9 September 2014.

To find out more about CPFT's Board of Directors click here.

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Elizabeth House, Fulbourn Hospital
Cambridge, CB21 5EF

T 01223 219400 (open 8:30am to 5pm)
F 01480 398501

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