We are working in partnership with Lifeworks, who are seeking a new Chief Executive following the retirement of the previous postholder.
The new Chief Executive will need to be a visionary leader with entrepreneurial flair, focussed on delivering positive outcomes through the development and delivery of an organisational strategy. The new Chief Executive will be a people-person, instilling the positive culture of the organisation and motivating the team to achieve fantastic results. The Chief Executive will be comfortable leading regulated services, with a working knowledge and experience of Ofsted and/or CQC within an education, health and social care context.
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
Clear and inspirational leadership and people management skills
Understanding of regulatory frameworks within the care and education sectors
Flair and engagement with supporters and internal and external stakeholders
Implement a positive and committed performance culture
Maintain the financial viability of the organisation
Prepare and deliver the strategic plan against agreed financial goals
Act as the Ambassador for the charity in the care, education, and disability sectors
The successful candidate will have a sound understanding of the charity sector with a good working knowledge of legal and regulatory requirements, e.g. Safeguarding and Health & Safety.You will show visionary qualities in your management style.A well-developed ability to persuade and influence key stakeholders is essential and you should be able to always demonstrate your empathy and enthusiasm for the work of the charity.
We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law.
For more information, please contact Sandra Smith, Managing Consultant at Charisma Charity Recruitment, email@example.com or 01962 813300.
Closing date for applications: 8th August 2021
Interview date with Charisma: no later than 12th August 2021
First Interview date with Charity: 30th August 2021
Second interview date with Charity: 6th September 2021