Leadership Fellow - Quality Improvement


Post reference: FLP 2021 / Bid 37

Host organisation: Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust

Post location: Fulwood House - Sheffield

Eligible professional groups: Medical Specialty Trainees (ST3+), Dental Specialty Trainees (StR), Public Health Registrars (ST3+), Specialty and Associate Specialist (SAS) Doctors, Nurses / Midwives, Pharmacists / Pharmacy Technicians, Healthcare Scientists, Allied Health Professionals

Eligible Allied Health Professionals: Art Therapists, Dietitians, Drama Therapists, Music Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Operating Department Practitioners, Orthoptists, Osteopaths, Paramedics, Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, Prosthetists/Orthotists, Diagnostic Radiographer, Therapeutic Radiographer, Speech and Language Therapists

Post start date: August 2021

This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of the Quality Improvement Team at Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust in a post jointly funded with Health Education England. The successful applicant will be given the opportunity to develop autonomy, strategic thinking and collaborative leadership skills. 

As a member of the Quality Improvement Team, the Clinical Leadership Fellow will have the opportunity to work closely with the National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health at the Royal College of Psychiatrists.  This partnership working aims to bring shared learning from ‘Outstanding’ Trusts, to enable existing Quality Improvement methodologies at SHSC to be built upon, resulting in evidence of a truly embedded Quality Improvement culture across the entire organisation. 

There will be an opportunity to work alongside senior leaders and contribute to the development of Trust strategy on the future delivery of health and social care as structures change to enable more collaborative working between organisations and sectors. The post-holder will be encouraged and supported to complete a higher degree/PG Cert during their year to augment their experience.

Closing date:  16:00 on Fri 13 November 2020

Interview date: 12/12/2020

Application contact: Jo.Wilson@shsc.nhs.uk


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