Search launched for Chief Operating Officer

ELR GP Fed has launched its search for a Chief Operating Officer and is inviting potential applicants to apply.

  • An exciting opportunity for a dynamic and collaborative Chief Operating Officer
  • Apply via NHS Jobs or download job description and application form here
  • Closing date: 11th April 2016

ELR GP Fed is fully operational on 1st April 2016. It is an entity with 32 general practice members, representing over 322,000 patients.

This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and collaborative Chief Operating Officer to lead both the development of the company and the delivery of its operational business.

Working closely with the shareholders, directors, commissioners and key stakeholders you will ensure that the company delivers benefit to its shareholders and East Leicestershire and Rutland patients.

The role of Chief Operating Officer will be exciting, challenging and diverse including:

  • Establishing the company structure
  • Delivery of the Fed’s three-year Business Plan and annual review
  • Generating additional revenue from new and existing commissioners
  • Providing day-to-day leadership of the company, working closely with other Board members, shareholders and partners
  • Working with shareholders and partners to develop new and innovative primary and community services

You will have a strong record of delivering transformational change in healthcare with experience of working at Board level. You will be an inspiring and proven leader with the energy, drive and determination to successfully deliver the Fed’s plan.

Salary: Circa £75,000 dependant on experience with pension

Contract: Two year fixed term

Base: East Leicestershire and Rutland

For an informal discussion, please email Ian Razzell, Interim Chair of ELR GP Fed Working Group at [email protected]

If you are registered with NHS Jobs, you can apply at

Applications can also be made by downloading the attached job description and application form and sending a completed response to [email protected]

Closing date: 11th April 2016

Interviews will take place during week commencing 27th April 2016

Click here to download the Chief Operating Officer Job Description

Click here to download the COO application-form