Cheshire and Merseyside Integrated Care Board, Independent Non-Executive Member

Body: Cheshire and Merseyside Integrated Care Board
Appointing Department: NHS Improvement
Sectors: Charity & Public Sector, Health and Social Care
Location: North West
Number of Vacancies: 1
Remuneration: £13k - £16k depending on time and experience
Time Requirements: tbc

This is not a ministerial appointment.

Campaign Timeline

  • Competition Launched


  • Closed for Applications

    11/07/2022 at 00:00

  • Panel Sift


  • Final Interview Date


  • Announcement


Vacancy Description

This role is being advertised by Midlands and Lancashire CSU on behalf of Cheshire and Merseyside Integrated Care Board (ICB).

This role will be employed by the new ICB for Cheshire and Merseyside when established on 1 July 2022.

NHS Cheshire and Merseyside Integrated Care Board (ICB) is looking to appoint a non-executive member.

NHS Cheshire and Merseyside ICB is a highly complex organisation serving a population of over 2.5 million people across nine Places (Boroughs including local Authorities), 17 NHS Provider organisations, 51 PCNs plus North West Ambulance service as well as third sector and voluntary organisations. Cheshire and Merseyside is the third largest ICS in the country, and in regard to scope of organisations the ICS is double the size of the next largest ICS.

If you share our values and ambitions for the people living in Cheshire and Merseyside and have the skills and experience to drive our integrated care system forward, then we would be delighted to receive your application.

As an independent non-executive member for the ICB, you will help us shape a long-term, viable plan for the delivery of the functions, duties, and objectives of the ICB, and for the stewardship of public money.

You will provide a creative and innovative contribution to the board by providing independent oversight and constructive challenge. In this instance we are seeking to appoint a non-executive member, with a broad clinical perspective and understanding of the current challenges and opportunities facing the sector. You will need to have a genuine commitment to patients and the promotion of excellent health care services as well as senior or board level experience as a clinician and a deep interest in patient safety matters.

You will bring independent oversight and constructive challenge to the priorities, plans and performance of the ICB executive team, and promote open and transparent decision-making which facilitates consensus.

Person Specification

  • Works collaboratively to help shape the long-term, viable plan for the delivery of the functions, duties and objectives of the ICB and for the stewardship of public money.
  • Ensures that the Board of the ICB is effective in all aspects of its role and appropriately focused on the four core purposes, to: improve outcomes in population health and healthcare; tackle inequalities in outcomes, experience and access; enhance productivity and value for money and help the NHS support broader social and economic development.
  • As a member of the ICB Board, contributes to setting the vision, strategy and clear objectives for the ICB in delivering on the four core purposes of the ICS, the triple aim of improved population health, quality of care and cost-control, and the body’s statutory responsibilities

How to Apply

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Jennefer Williams,

To apply please visit Job Advert (

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This post is NOT regulated by The Commissioner for Public Appointments.

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