Mrs Fay joined South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust in January 2006 as Head of Financial Management providing senior financial expertise in financial performance, planning, costing and contracting.
Her current role as Head of Income, Costing & Contracting includes the provision of financial leadership and support for all legally binding contracts and tender submissions as well as the effective management of income and costing teams.

A qualified ACCA accountant since 1999 Jane started her NHS career in 1994 as an auditor later joining Gateshead Healthcare in 1996 before working for Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust.
Jane has over 15 years’ experience at a senior level working across all financial disciplines in both acute and community settings. In recent years Jane has specialised in developing the contracting and business development aspect of Trust business as well as leading on the implementation of patient level costing.