ABOUT NORTHERN LINCOLNSHIRE AND GOOLE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
NORTHERN LINCOLNSHIRE AND GOOLE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS FT is an acute secondary care provider located across North and North East of Lincolnshire and East Riding of Yorkshire . We operate across 3 hospital sites in Grimsby, Scunthorpe and Goole as well as various community settings. We have 850 inpatient beds and employ 6500 members of staff.
Our values – Kindness, Courage and Respect have been created in partnership with our most valuable asset – our employees. Our values set out a clear statement of our purpose and ambition which is to provide the very best in patient care, all of the time. To find out more about our values, please click here.
Every year we see more than 135,000 people in our emergency departments. Deliver more than 4,500 babies. Carry out 30,000 operations. Treat 120,000 inpatients and see 400,000 outpatients in our clinics.
As a Foundation Trust we are accountable to our local community. This means local people, patients and staff can have a real say in how the Trust is run.
The Trust recognises that a workplace where individuals feel valued, engaged and respected. We aim to ensure people reach their full potential within their job roles. As such, we will invest in your career and help you to achieve further training and qualifications.
We are keen to listen to our staff and are committed to making sure they are involved with decision making around service delivery, improvements and innovations.
Recognition of the hard work, dedication and innovation of staff is important to us. We host a popular annual Best Practice Day for nurses, midwives and allied healthcare professionals. We also have an annual ‘Our Stars’ awards which celebrates the achievements of our staff.
Our Trust board sets the strategic direction of the organisation. The Trust is led by our Chief Executive Dr. Peter Reading and our Chair Anne Shaw.