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Non-executive director vacancy at Monitor

The Secretary of State for Health is looking to appoint a non-executive director to Monitor.


As a member of Monitor’s board, the non-executive director will play a key part in the effective and successful governance of Monitor. Specifically to:

  • ensure that Monitor’s role as the sector regulator for health services in England is developed and carried out, putting patients at the heart of the NHS

  • ensure that Monitor’s priorities in relation to NHS foundation trusts providing a high quality of patient care and achieving sound economic performance are met and that Monitor applies its regulatory powers appropriately

  • oversee the performance of Monitor’s executive team, holding it to account for the delivery of Monitor’s business plan

  • provide an independent, impartial view at board meetings and committees, and make a constructive contribution and challenge

How to apply

For more information and to apply, please visit the Cabinet Office’s Public Appointments website

If you require an alternative format such as Braille, large print or audio please call Holly Wainwright on 0113 254 6135 quoting the reference E14-67.

The closing date for all applications is midday on 24 November 2014.

Published 7 November 2014