Chief Executive

Sandwell, West Midlands
Competitive Salary
06 Jun 2017
12 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full time

The creation of our Children’s Trust marks a fresh start for children’s social care services. We now need an inspiring Chief Executive who will lead the transformation of our services for vulnerable children in Sandwell. The Trust is determined to deliver outstanding services and will create an environment that enables and supports staff to be innovative and creative and become a centre of social work excellence.

As Chief Executive you will lead the organisation and work closely with the Chair and the Board. You will play a key role in delivering the organisation’s vision, driving high performance and successful outcomes. You will build strong partnerships and develop innovative approaches to tackle the needs of vulnerable children and young people. You will have a proven record of delivering and improving outcomes for children at a senior level and be an effective communicator. To be successful you will be able to build and lead effective teams, work in partnership across complex organisational boundaries and put children at the centre of everything you do.

If you have any questions or would like a confidential discussion with a Penna consultant, please call:

Maggie Hennessy on 07877 004648 or email

Julie Towers on 07764 791736 or email