The CityCare Board has both Executive and Non-executive Directors, and a staff-elected member.
CityCare has a highly experienced, skilled and competent Chief Executive and Executive Team in place. They provide strategic leadership and direction for the organisation, carry out business and strategic planning - including scanning the horizon and anticipating changing needs and emerging trends - to set plans and priorities for the future.
The Executive Team is responsible for strategic financial management and planning, strategic risk management, overall organisational development, staff development and the effective management and operation of all CityCare services - including compliance with all required legislation and standards.
They have excellent working relationships in place with leading local Commissioners, Strategic Leaders and key healthcare and community partner organisations. They lead and communicate the corporate vision and business priorities for CityCare and ensure CityCare contributes to a shared strategic vision for Nottingham and its people.
CityCare is represented on One Nottingham and on other key strategic forums including the Health and Wellbeing Board. The Executive Team leads on innovation and the implementation of CityCare’s corporate values - integrity, expertise, unity and enterprise - ensuring CityCare plays a leading role in local health and wider wellbeing provision as an innovative and entrepreneurial social enterprise.
The Executive Team comprises:
- Chief Executive
- Deputy Director of Business
- Commercial Director of Finance
- Director of Nursing and Allied Health Professionals
The Executive Team is supported by Assistant Directors for Business, Finance, HR, Operations, Urgent Care, Children’s Services and Small Steps Big Changes (SSBC).
Corporate Leaders support the organisation internally by:
- Providing effective leadership and direction
- Ensuring effective business and financial planning
- Growing and developing the organisation and its services to the local population and to Commissioners
- Ensuring the service contributes to achieving key public health and locally specified outcomes
- Enabling effective strategic risk management and clinical governance
- Troubleshooting and resolving major problems and incidents
- Ensuring the highest possible standards and excellence in service delivery are offered and maintained
- Leading relationships and liaison with Commissioners and local strategic partners
Each Executive Team member is profiled below, click each for more information.
Chair of the Board
Michael joined the CityCare Board as Chair in May 2018. He was previously Chair of a health care social enterprise in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.Read more...
Lyn has strong clinical experience having been both a nurse and midwife. She has worked in Nottingham City for 12 years, gaining an excellent understanding of local issues and health inequalities.Read more...
Director of Business and Marketing
Karen has a track record of successful implementation of large scale change processes, and has also had substantial experience of working in partnership with other organisations including the local authority.Read more...
Director of Nursing & Allied Health Professionals
Tracy is passionate about the professional nursing agenda and driving forward high quality patient care.Read more...
Director of Finance and Corporate Services
Louise joined CityCare as Director of Finance and Corporate Services in 2019, bringing a track record of improving financial governance, combined with strong financial management skills developed in both the public healthcare and private sectors.Read more...
Non-Exec Board member
Kathryn brings broad experience in all areas of corporate services, risk and assurance, and running demand-led services in financially challenging times.Read more...
Non-Exec Board member
Anne is a graduate of Sheffield University and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy. She undertook her professional accountancy training at Trent Polytechnic in Nottingham.Read more...
Non Executive Director
Lynn is a Registered Nurse,Midwife and Health Visitor. She undertook her Nurse training in Nottingham at the City Hospital and worked as a midwife in the Meadows area of Nottingham and as a Health Visitor in Strelley/Broxtowe before moving into Senior Management.Read more...