Interim COO


North East

  • Location

    North East

  • Job type


  • Sector


  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    22 June 2020

  • Client


Ref: GSi65631

Interim Chief Operating Officer – North of England – 3 months + – to start ASAP

GatenbySanderson are currently working with a Mental Health and Community NHS Provider in the North of England who are seeking an Interim Chief Operating Officer for a minimum of minimum of 3 months whilst they undertake recruitment for a substantive post.   

In order to apply for this role, candidates should have previous work experience at Exec/Board Level gained within a Mental Health or Community NHS setting.  The role will involve directly managing a handful of senior Managers as well as a core focus on quality improvement. In addition, candidates will need to be collaborative and values driven with excellent leadership and communication skills.  

The post will fall inside of IR35 legislation and the day rate is negotiable yet competitive.  For those living outside of the area, we can discuss accommodation options with you as this role will require you to be present in person on site on a regular basis.  Ideally, our Client are looking for someone who is available full time, however, they could consider someone who could do 4 days per week. Interviews are to be held between the 19th and 26th of June so applications must be received as soon as possible.

How to Apply

In order to apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV that supports the criteria set out in the person specification as well as your contact details, availability and desired rate.   Due to the number of applications we are currently receiving for roles, we will only be in contact with candidates who meet the required criteria to discuss the role further.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.

Contact details
Eleanor Pugh: 01132056093