Croydon is a busy, exciting and diverse place to work. The borough has one of the youngest populations in London and continues to grow.
Croydon Health Services cares for local people at Croydon University Hospital, Purley Memorial Hospital and in clinics and people’s homes all across the borough.
We are a very close-knit and friendly organisation where everyone of our 3600 members of staff is valued. We strongly believe that our employees are our greatest asset and so through Listening into Action our way of engaging staff - we empower everyone at any level to initiate and bring about real improvements in our care.
Join us and be a part of the team that is making Croydon proud. #choosecroydon
Head of Legal Services - 8B
We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time in-house solicitor to head up our legal services at Croydon Health Services NHS Trust.
Working with a friendly, busy, small in-house legal team you will be responsible for a variety of NHS and healthcare related work including contracts, mental health and healthcare advisory work, staff claims, clinical negligence and inquests.
You will also be responsible for a substantial annual budget for the Trust. As such applicants must be a fully qualified solicitor / ILEX holding a current practising certificate with significant experience in NHS negligence, inquests and healthcare advisory work, as well as managerial and budgeting skills.
Proposed Interview Date - W / C 14th February 2022
We particularly welcome applications from black, asian and minority ethnic candidates as there is an under-representation at senior level within Croydon Health Services NHS Trust.
We offer many flexible and part-time working opportunities and all of our substantive & Fixed Term employees can enjoy a range of staff benefits, including parking, a gym, an active health and wellbeing programme, an on-site nursery and a cycle to work scheme.
We value diversity and promote equality of opportunity.