Digital Clinical Safety Transformation Lead

Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
£43,742 to £50,056 a year Per Annum
Closing date
5 Jun 2023

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Other Health Profession
Band 7
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity for a clinician who has a passion for the digital agenda and transformation of services to join our fantastic digital clinical team, making a positive difference for our staff and patients.

You will use your specialist clinical knowledge and experience to influence digital clinical practice, shaping the design and implementation of digital solutions within NHFT. This role will also bring opportunities to work at a system level, delivering digital solutions creatively with our health partners in Northamptonshire to support effective and responsive care pathways within the county.

Main duties of the job

You will provide day to day management and professional leadership for the Digital clinical safety transformation team, to include staff and service development and hold responsibility for operational delivery of service outcomes.

You will be someone with demonstrable communication and problem-solving skills, a can-do attitude and a commitment to working collaboratively with all stakeholders, developing strong relationships to support the planning and delivery of programmes of work that improve safety, quality and efficiency in care delivery.

If you are a clinician looking for a new challenge and wanting to enhance patient care through the use of technology this role provides you with that opportunity. This post would suit someone who is looking to develop their leadership and management skills.

The post is full-time (37.5 hours) and permanent. We would consider applications for flexible working including job share and secondment.

About us

NHFT is an integrated primary care and mental health Trust, providing physical, mental health and specialty services in both hospital settings and out in the community. Because we put the person at the centre of all we do, we focus on delivering care that is as easy to access as possible. This means many of our services can be provided at home, work or in schools. We also provide health services to various prisons and detention centres across the region

Job description

Job responsibilities

For further information on the advertised roles, please refer to the job description located under the Supporting Documents heading. The full person specification can be accessed under the About You Section of the document.

For an informal discussion, please contact Chip Caldwell ( or Jackie Perkins (

Person Specification

Assesment against Job Description


  • Meets essential criteria within behaviours and values
  • Meets essential criteria within knowledge and experience
  • Meets essential criteria within skills and abilities

Assesment against Application Form


  • Current NMC registration
  • Clinical Qualification

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab) .

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab) .

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Northamptonshire Healthcare Foundation Trust


RCI - Haylock House


NN15 6EY

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