WORKFORCE: Christine Lovett has been appointed as non-executive director at Nottinghamshire Healthcare. 

Ms Lovett, a qualified psychotherapist, will begin her new role with the mental health, learning disability and community service provider on 1 July.

She has been the director of strategy and organisation development at the National College for School Leadership and has an extensive business background in both the public and private sector.

Commenting on her appointment, she said:  “I am very much looking forward to commencing in my new role within Nottinghamshire Healthcare. 

“I will be particularly interested in working in the area of team development and I hope to bring my expertise and knowledge to the benefit of the trust whilst at the same time learning and experiencing new challenges myself.”

Non-executive directors are remunerated with £6,096 per annum. Ms Lovett’s period of appointment is for four years and is due to end on 30 June 2015.