In response to the Government’s NHS modernisation agenda, a number
of health authorities, including South Essex, are examining their
communications strategy. South Essex is now lookinng to appoint its
first director of communication to develop and implement a
communications strategy for the authority and work with other local
health organisations, including hospital trusts, to raise the NHS
profile in the area. The director will head up a team of three and work
alongside chief executive Graham Butland.