Chief Nurse

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    NHS & Health

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    £100,000 - £120,000

  • Contact:

    Andrew Vaughan

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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We are looking for an experienced clinical leader who is ready for an exciting and rewarding challenge, to join the team at Devon Doctors.

A not-for-profit organisation, Devon Doctors has been providing urgent out-of-hours care to the county’s 1 million+ for more than 20 years.

As part of the organisation’s ongoing commitment to delivering high quality front line services to the population, a brand new Chief Nurse post is being implemented into the senior management team structure. This post is a Board-level role that reports directly in to the Chief Executive Officer.

The Chief Nurse will have leadership responsibility for the pursuit of the highest of quality standards across Devon Doctors’ services. Working alongside the Chief Medical Officer, the post holder will be responsible for the development and implementation of the Quality, Patient Safety and Clinical Governance agendas; take the Executive lead for infection prevention and control and safeguarding.

The post holder will also provide professional leadership for all of our professional roles across the organisation. The Chief Nurse will provide advice, leadership and direction to the Board of Directors and the wider organisation on all Quality and Safety matters, ensuring effective clinical outcomes and an excellent patient experience.

For a confidential conversation and to discuss the role further please contact Andrew Vaughan on 07805718126 or