Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust - Chair

Body: NHS Improvement
Appointing Department: NHS Improvement
Sectors: Charity & Public Sector, Health and Social Care
Location: London
Number of Vacancies: 1
Remuneration: £35,000 per annum
Time Requirements: On average, it will require 2 to 3 days a week.


An announcement has been made on the outcome of this appointment.

NHS Improvement is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Lam as Chair of Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust from 1 October 2018 to 30 September 2020. Mr Lam will receive a remuneration of £35,000 per annum and has no declared political activity. Further information is available on the trust website at

Date: 26/09/2018

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Campaign Timeline

  • Competition Launched


  • Closed for Applications

    10/07/2018 at 12:00

  • Panel Sift


  • Final Interview Date


  • Announcement



Assessment Panel

Vacancy Description

This is a unique opportunity to share your talents and expertise to lead Barnet Enfield and Haringey Mental Health (BEH) NHS Trust and make a positive difference to the lives of people in your community.

The Chair will provide the leadership needed to drive the continued improvement of the healthcare services the Trust provides its patients and the local community, both now and in the future.

There will be many challenges along the way, but the most challenging roles are often the most rewarding.


Person Specification

Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust is one of the largest employers in North London, serving a population of over one million.

Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust (BEH) provides local, regional and national healthcare services. It does this from more than 20 locations across three London boroughs – Enfield, Barnet and Haringey – and from further afield. Over the last year its 3,000 staff helped over 143,000 people on their road to recovery.

The Trust’s annual income for 2018/2019 is £212m plus New Model of Care funding.

BEH is one of the largest employers in the area and is proud to be a Living Wage Employer. It is also a University Teaching Trust, affiliated with Middlesex University. Since 2014, it has seen partnership working between the two organisations increase significantly, with clinicians and academics working more closely together on mental health education and research and development projects which meet the needs of local people.

How to Apply

To register your interest please contact Leslie Horn on 0300 123 2057 or

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