We have big plans for the future of North Ayrshire and we’re looking for an exceptional individual who can help us deliver them.
We have embarked on an ambitious transformation programme, maximising opportunities and addressing the challenges which lie ahead of us.
We are looking for an exceptional individual who can demonstrate the breadth of capability, skills and vision to work with and support our Chief Executive to lead and develop the authority’s workforce.
As a Chief Officer of the Council, the successful candidate will have a strategic leadership role in delivering our Council Plan, facilitating our transformational change programme while focussing on continuous improvement and delivering high quality, value for money services in a challenging financial climate.
You will demonstrate extensive experience at a senior management level and have the ability to create inspiring and innovative solutions.
The post has a challenging and exciting remit and will offer you the opportunity to have a direct impact on shaping the delivery of services with our local communities.
Our Executive Director (Communities & Education) will lead our Education, Youth Employment and Communities portfolios.
As a strategic and inspirational leader, you will deliver a clear sense of purpose and direction and will secure the confidence of Elected Members, the Council and your Teams.
You will be able to demonstrate experience in the implementation of change, excellent people management skills, effective partnership working, integrity and sound ethical judgement.
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