If you are interested in being considered for this position, please examine the
The Chief Operating Officer is responsible for ensuring the successful system wide operational
delivery and performance of all clinical and support services, and through such delivery, for
supporting health improvement at an individual and population level. carefully in assessing the suitability of your candidature.
As an executive member of the Board, the Director will hold corporate responsibility jointly with
other Board members for development of the strategic direction, corporate policy making and
development and delivery of Trust objectives.
The Chief Operating Officer will be the Executive Director accountable to the Board for
operational delivery of clinical and clinical support services that underpin the strategic direction
of the organisation, with the key focus on overall performance and the need to continually
He/she will have executive leadership and responsibility for effective day to day management of
clinical and clinical support services, through the Divisions and their teams. He/she will lead the
Divisions to provide safe, high quality, integrated, effective and cost effective services that are
responsible to patients' and clients' needs across the whole system.
All Directors are expected to work as part of a cohesive team and, when necessary to take lead
responsibility for corporate issues outside their immediate sphere of responsibility in order to
achieve the corporate objectives of the Trust.
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