Head of Legal

Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Mar 2019
Closes
12 Apr 2019
Ref
6794170
Contact
Kirsten McPhail
Practice area
Other
Position
Head of Legal
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Locum/Contract

NHS Head of Legal Vacancy (maternity cover)

Our client,an East London-based NHS Foundation Trust is looking for an interim Head of Legal to join their team to manage the legal services work carried out by the Trust to cover a maternity leave.

On a day to day basis, you will be liaising with solicitors and NHS Resolution to lead and manage the investigation of clinical and non-clinical claims. You will be dealing with the handling of complaints made against the Trust and also be managing the legal services team.

The post is to start in May and is expected to last at least 9 months and is an amazing opportunity for an experience legal professional to workin a renowned NHS legal team.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have previous experience managing a legal team within the NHS
  • Be experienced in claims management and handling
  • Have prior experience dealing with inquests and complaints
  • Ideally be a qualified solicitor or barrister

If you possess the relevant experience and are currently seeking a new role then please forward your CV to kmcphail@venngroup.com or call 020 7557 7667 and ask for Kirsten McPhail or Jade Gorrod.

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.