Chief Executive NHS Scotland and Director General, Health and Social Care

The Chief Executive NHS Scotland and DG Health and Social Care post is the most significant, high profile and influential leadership role in the Scottish public health sector. This is an outstanding opportunity: the chance to join the top leadership team of the Scottish Government and lead a core public service at a time of unprecedented challenge, as we recover and renew our health and social care services in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Job description

You will be the Scottish Government’s principal policy adviser on Health and Social Care and you will support the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport and other Ministers drive delivery and build strategic relationships with partners and stakeholders, and ensure Scottish Government resources are targeted towards enabling all people in Scotland to live longer, healthier lives.
 

Responsibilities

We are looking for an enthusiastic, inclusive leader. You will lead from the front as a champion for diversity and inclusion, advocating and challenging the organisation to fulfil its ambitions. You will embody the Civil Service values of integrity, honesty, objectivity and impartiality. You will be comfortable working without a settled hierarchy but with a distinct and shared sense of delivery with your colleagues, using your skills and experience to drive improved performance and the development of teams and individuals.

Apply today!