Chief of Division - Family Health

Kettering, Northamptonshire
Consultant payscale or Band 9
01 Mar 2021
14 Mar 2021
Career Level
Consultant , Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Kettering General Hospital Foundation Trust is looking for a Chief of Division that can answer YES to all of these questions:-

Are you ready for a challenge? Are you a clinical leader with a medical/clinical background, who is passionate about patients and supporting staff? Do you have a proven track record for leadership? Can you motivate others to deliver the best possible outcomes for patients? Are you committed to the health and well-being of staff? Can you provide support and challenge in order to develop a high-performing team across the Division?

This is a perfect opportunity for a motivated inspirational leader to join the Division of Family Health and work alongside a team of experienced managers and clinicians to shape the future delivery of clinical services at a time of unprecedented change and challenge across Northamptonshire and the NHS. There could not be a better time to join Kettering General with our current group model and collaborative relations with Northampton General Hospital.

The Division of Family Health encompasses a number of specialties, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Children and Young People Services, Hematology, Pathology and Oncology, Out-patients, Pharmacy, Therapies along with Research and Medical records. You will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer and form part of the Trust’s Executive Team and work closely with Divisional Director and Heads of Nursing and Head of Midwifery. As a triumvate your focus will be on the delivery of high quality and high performing services, within budget for an agreed level of activity at an expected level of service and clinical quality. The Chief of Division will provide leadership and direction for the division, ensuring that this supports the fulfilment of the Trust’s objectives and patient safety requirements.

The ability to drive transformation programmes and lead staff through change will be essential, as will delivery of our hospital priorities. This is a challenging but infinitely rewarding role which offers the opportunity to make a difference to the delivery of clinical services across KGH and our system. The role offers an excellent opportunity for an experienced professional clinician and leader to step into this vitally important leadership role at Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name: - Joanna Fawcus

Job title:- Chief Operating Officer

Email address:-

Telephone number:- 01536 492007