Director of Workforce
David was appointed as Director of Workforce and OD at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay (UHMB) in 2013 having over 25 years of experience in the NHS.
David is passionate about employee engagement and inclusion, and has led the development of the Trust’s Behavioural Standards Framework and Towards Inclusion approach. David is an active alumnus of the NHS Employers’ Equality and Diversity Partners Programme and contributes to the national development of inclusion policy through his membership of the Workforce Disability Equality Standard Steering Group.
David and his team have won numerous awards since his appointment, amongst which is the NHS Employers’ Inclusive Team of the Year Award in 2016, and he has been instrumental in UHMB being ranked the UK’s 7th Most Inclusive employer in 2018. In 2018, UHMB won the Employee Engagement category at the Personnel Today Awards, as well as scooping the Overall Winner Award.