New Director of Workforce and Organisational Development | Latest news

New Director of Workforce and Organisational Development

Andrew Jones: The new Director of Workforce and Organisational Development.

The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust has appointed a new Director of Workforce and Organisational Development. Andrew Jones joined the Trust on the 1 December to complete the Executive team.

Andrew joins The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust from University Hospital South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust where he was Deputy Director of HR & Organisational Development, and supported the transformation of services as part of Manchester’s devolution plans for health and social care.

Martin Barkley, Chief Executive of The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, said:
“I am delighted to welcome Andrew Jones to our Trust.  He has a lot of relevant experience and he will have a crucial role in helping the Trust to be an excellent employer enabling us to recruit, retain and develop our workforce of 8000 strong staff.” 

Andrew has over 10 years HR experience in the NHS, including 5 years at East Cheshire NHS Trust, where he supported large scale organisational changes.

Andrew Jones, said: “I am delighted to join The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust and work with the Executive team, governors, staff and stakeholders to make Mid Yorkshire hospitals the very best they can be for our patients and staff. I am a committed believer in the NHS and our values, and I am focused on supporting our staff as our single biggest asset, in providing excellent services for patients.”