Local Learning System Lead
Eastern Academic Health Science Network (AHSN) is bringing together the best of industry, academia, local government and the NHS to spread innovation at pace and scale and work together to create sustainable solutions. Eastern AHSN, through the Patient Safety Collaborative (PSC), has a key objective to support the development of Local Learning Systems (LLS) for the MATNEO Collaborative across the Eastern Region as part of a national commission from NHS Improvement, working together with a range of regional clinical networks including Maternity Clinical Networks (MCN), Operational Delivery Networks (ODN), Local Maternity Services and the national Maternity and Neonatal Health and Safety Collaborative (MNHSC).
We are seeking an experienced clinician with extensive knowledge and a keen interest in Neonatal and Maternity Care to work with us on a six-month fixed term, either on NHS secondment, or contract for services basis. The successful candidate will work an average 15 hours per week to support the PSC to work with the LLSs to deliver their Local Implementation Plans (LIP). Acting as a clinical champion and ambassador for the MNHSC, you must be a credible leader who can inspire and motivate multi-disciplinary clinical colleagues to secure their engagement and co-operation to make improvements in line with the LIP. You will work with the Maternity Clinical Lead to drive and support local activities across the region. You will have negotiating skills, a flexible approach and the ability to influence teams which are essential for this important and interesting role. Experience of Quality Improvement methodology application is also an essential skill.
Base: flexible working considered.
If you share our enthusiasm for improvement and have the capacity and drive to contribute to an exciting organisation, we want to hear from you. Please note that this role can be carried out either as a secondment or on a contracted basis. For an informal discussion, contact Jill Houghton, Maternity Clinical Lead, on 01223 661491.
Please send your CV, with a short supporting statement of not more than one side of A4, to email@example.com
Closing date: 25 February
Interviews are anticipated to be held on 4 March