- Organisation: Leeds Involving People
- Salary: £34,894 – £37,576
- Salary info: NJC Scale PO4. 37 hours per week (this post will involve some weekend and evening work)
- Benefits: 28 days annual leave, plus 8 statutory holidays + pension
- Job Type: Full time
- Closing date: 10 February 2014
- Location: Leeds
Healthwatch Leeds seeks a Director to work with the Chair of Healthwatch Leeds, the Board and the consortium partners to provide Strategic Leadership going forward and Operational Management of the work of Healthwatch Leeds, its staff team and its volunteers.
The Healthwatch Leeds Director will be required to work collaboratively with a broad range of stakeholders, including the Healthwatch Leeds Interim Board, statutory and voluntary sector partners, members of the public, volunteers and the four consortium organisations.
The Director of Healthwatch Leeds must have a minimum of 3 years current Strategic & Management experience.
Leeds Involving People represents the independent voice of people through the promotion of effective involvement. We involve the community in the development of health and social care services by ensuring their opinions and concerns are at the centre of decision making processes.
We do this by promoting best practice in involvement and by ensuring we use methods that are appropriate, accessible and responsive to the needs of individuals and communities. We also support individuals and organisations to become ‘involvement ready’ so they can work in partnership with public bodies to shape, improve and co-design services.
Application forms and further details can be obtained by
DEADLINE DATE: Monday 10th February 2014 at 9am
INTERVIEWS: Tuesday 25th February 2014
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact
at Leeds Involving People
on 0113 237 4508.
Director Advert (PDF document)
Covering Letter (PDF document)
About Healthwatch Leeds (PDF document)
Application Guidance (PDF document)
Job Description and Person Spec (PDF document)
Equal Opps Form (DOC document)
Job Application Form (DOC document)