Leadership Fellow - Yorkshire & Humber Improvement Academy

Post reference: FLP 2020 / Bid 30

Host organisation: Improvement Academy, BIHR

Post location: Temple Bank House, Bradford

Eligible staff groups: Medical Specialty Trainees (ST3+), Dental Specialty Trainees (StR), Public Health Registrars (ST3+), Specialty and Associate Specialist (SAS) Doctors, Nurses, Pharmacists, and Allied Health Professionals: Dietitians, Occupational Therapists, Operating Department Practitioners, Paramedics, Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, Speech and Language Therapists

Post start date: August 2020

The Yorkshire and Humber Improvement Academy is offering unique fellowships in clinical leadership with a strong emphasis on patient safety and quality improvement. We are seeking 3 exceptional fellows from different professional backgrounds to undertake this year-long attachment and to develop the skills and knowledge that will help them become the clinical leaders of the future. The Improvement Academy, based at Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, is a leading national centre in patient safety and quality improvement. In 2020 we will be offering an exciting range of project opportunities to Leadership Fellows. Through our academic and improvement links, our Fellows are supported through course learning and practical experience to develop expertise in Quality Improvement, Behaviour change, Human factors, data analytics and change management. All of our projects have regional (or national) relevance and impact as well as continual patient focus.  Project opportunities in 2020-21 will include: Achieving Reliable Care for Safety, Patient Safety Collaborative, Caring for Care-givers, leading the implementation of innovation into frontline practice through the Yorkshire and Humber Applied Research Collaboration, Patient experience coaches’ network, Digital Innovation, and Learning from Deaths.

**This vacancy has now closed.**

Interview date: Tue 10 December 2019


For application instructions and to download an Application Form, please see the vacancies section on the Future Leaders recruitment website.