Director of Finance and IT

Fairfield Independent Hospital was established in 1973 and is one of the very few  remaining independent charitable hospitals in the country.  With no shareholders any surplus we make is invested in patient care.  Treating both private and NHS patients our goal is simple – we want to provide high quality, safe patient care in a caring and welcoming environment.

Due to the retirement of the present post holder, the hospital is looking to appoint a CCAB Qualified Accountant as its Director of Finance and I.T.

This is a senior management/Board level position and offers an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.

The post holder will enjoy ample opportunity both to improve and transform our systems and processes. Through a strategic and innovative approach to our finances and the use of IT we believe we can ensure that we continue to grow and thrive.  We would be delighted to welcome a new member to our senior team that shares our vision and is keen to use their professional skills and experience to enthuse others.

We offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Access to a pension scheme
  • Free car parking
  • Subsidised meals
  • Access to further training and continued professional development
  • Access to subsidised gym membership
  • Friends and family discount for private surgical procedures
  • Access to occupational health and physiotherapy

At Fairfield we want to exceed expectations and do our very best so if you feel that you  have the relevant experience and skills and would like to develop your career then this could be the post for you.

  • Permanent
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Starting Salary Circa £68k per annum more may be available for an exceptional candidate

Closing Date:  5.00pm 23/02/2021

If you would like further information or would like an informal conversation about the post then please contact the hospital’s Chief Executive – Cheryl Nolan on
01744 746403.

Please send a completed electronic application form to Kate Roche, Fairfield Independent Hospital, Crank, St Helens, Merseyside, WA11 7RS or email

If you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

All Applicants will be DBS checked
Strictly No Agencies
Fairfield is a No Smoking Site