John Child was appointed as Chief Delivery Officer in October 2021.
Between January 2021 and this appointment, John worked at South West London St Georges Mental Health Trust as the Head of Service for their Older Adults & Neurodevelopmental Services. John has worked within mental health services in Sussex since 2002 in a number of operational management roles culminating as Operational Director for Adult Services from 2017- 2021. Prior to 2017, John spent 18 months as the Chief Operating Officer for Brighton & Hove Clinical Commissioning Group before returning to Sussex Partnership.
John started his career as a Social Worker within Older People's Mental Health Services within Brighton & Hove.