Top job! Assistant Director - Improvement Programmes

  • Full time
  • £79,300 – £89,552
  • London - Salisbury Square, EC4Y 8AP
  • Closing 27th June 2021

  • Advertised from 7th June 2021
  • Permanent contract
  • Plus excellent benefits


Please note that we are currently working remotely and will be moving to a hybrid working offer as COVID-19 restrictions ease.

The Health Foundation is an independent charity committed to bringing about better health and health care for people in the UK.

We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Director of Improvement Programmes to lead the strategic development and delivery of our improvement portfolio. You will have responsibility for leading the Design and Delivery Team within the Improvement Directorate. The team scopes and delivers innovative programmes of work to identify and test ideas to improve health and social care, build leadership and improvement capability, and enable sharing and learning on how to make improvement happen in practice.

You will be an experienced leader with a track record of working to improve quality, and work well in partnership. Comfortable with engaging at senior levels in policy and practice, you will have a significant track record of programme delivery, and a deep interest in how to create the conditions where new ideas, approaches and technologies can be effectively deployed in ways that deliver better health, better experience of care and better value.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with a passion for improving outcomes and a commitment to our core behaviours – Diversity and Inclusion, Working Together, Discovering and Learning and Achieving Impact. If the role excites you, we would love to hear from you!

Application notes

For further information and to apply please visit our website

Closing date: 23:59, Sunday 27 June 2021

Interview Date: Scheduled to take place remotely on Monday 5 July 2021

The Health Foundation values diversity and champions inclusion and strongly encourages applications from all sections of the community.