WORKFORCE: Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is seeking applicants for a new post of managing director of adult mental health services.

The executive post will be responsible for Sussex Partnership’s three geographical divisions in East Sussex, Brighton and Hove, and West Sussex.

A letter to applicants from trust chief executive Lisa Rodrigues said: “The post of managing director, adult services is one of several new roles we are seeking to fill in the coming weeks to enable greater capacity, increase our focus on quality, achieve our strategic goals for growth, and help us work closely with a multiplicity of commissioners and partners.

“It is a very important position,” she added.