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George Eliot Hospital appoints a new non-executive director

Simone Jordan appointed as NED

George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Non-Executive Director to its board.

Simone Jordan officially joined the trust’s board on November 1 and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience that benefit the hospital and the wider community.

Having worked at board level for over 20 years, most recently as an Associate Non-Executive Director for the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in Birmingham. she has significant leadership and organisation development expertise within the NHS. Her experience also spans the service and hospitality sectors, manufacturing, health, higher education and other public sector organisations.  

Simone has considerable leadership experience and is also a qualified coach, mentor and facilitator with a comprehensive grasp of organisational dynamics, governance and accountability frameworks. 

She has led numerous major cultural and organisation change programmes across multiple organisations and has shown tremendous aptitude for building and developing teams and knowledge of the healthcare system.

Simone said: “I am delighted to become a Non-Executive Director at the George Eliot Hospital and look forward to supporting the executive team in making a positive difference to the lives of people in Nuneaton, Bedworth, North Warwickshire and surrounding areas.”

Trust Chairman Prem Singh added: “We are delighted to welcome Simone to the Trust. She brings an extensive range of knowledge, skills and expertise that will further strengthen our Board and leadership team to help drive our vision and strategy to provide safe, high quality integrated care to our patients and communities. Her organisational development and change management skills will be of particular help to us as we progress through the next stage of our journey”.

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