New chaplain for Sherwood Forest Hospitals Foundation Trust

King's Mill Hospital
King's Mill Hospital

Sherwood Forest Hospitals Foundation Trust has announced the appointment of a new lead chaplain.

Ruth Lambert has taken over the role from John Wood, who has become chaplain at John Eastwood Hospice.

As lead chaplain, she is responsible for the trust’s chaplaincy team, who provide support to staff, patients, relatives and visitors of all faiths and none.

Ruth also manages the trust’s bereavement centre team, who support and advise people on what they need to do after a death.

She had been chaplain and team leader at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust in central London.