Could you be the next Chair of the Care Quality Commission

The Secretary of State for Health is seeking to appoint a Chair to the Care Quality Commission (CQC). CQC is the independent regulator of health and adult social care providers in England.
The Chair of the CQC is a key appointment and requires an individual of exceptional calibre to challenge, provide direction and enable the CQC to be a first-class regulator.

Person Specification

Candidates will have an outstanding and relevant career track record, with an ability to lead the board of a major and high-profile national organisation and will be able to demonstrate a credible commitment to better care for people and their families. 

Additional Information

The Secretary of State for Health determines the length of appointment, which will be for up to a maximum of four years.

The appointment will be subject to pre-appointment scrutiny by the Health Select Committee, and the successful candidate will be expected to appear in public before the committee, prior to confirmation of appointment.

How to Apply

Please see the attached information pack for details of how to apply. Closing date is Wednesday 30th September at midday.

Information pack
Monitoring Form
GIS Form