Corporate Director Health, Housing and Adults Social Care

York, North Yorkshire
20 Jul 2018
10 Sep 2018
Job role
Head of Service
Contract Type
Full time

Competitive Salary

York: Voted as the best place to live 2018, a distinct, exciting and beautiful northern city, rich in history but forward-looking and progressive.

We are ambitious, confident and aim to be a prosperous city for all - where local businesses can thrive and residents develop essential skills, have good quality jobs, housing and opportunities. Our vibrant economy, strong integrated partnerships and volunteering base together with rich community assets provide the leverage to exploit the opportunities available in this great city.

We are currently looking to appoint to a pivotal position within the City of York Council's Management Team; Corporate Director Health, Housing and Adults Social Care.

Corporate Director Health, Housing and Adults Social Care

High performing, proactive and ambitious; we adopt a preventative model, progressive social housing approach, with locality working enabling residents enjoy independent living, whilst protecting those most vulnerable.

We need a Corporate Director who will create opportunities, have one coherent leadership model to accelerate health improvement for our residents and shape our great City.  Ideal opportunity for aspirational Assistant Director’s or existing Directors on their journey towards Chief Executive.

This is not a traditional Director of Adult Social Care role; it has a wider remit. We need a leader who can build partnerships beyond our statutory services, shape our communities through housing, community assets, safety and resilience and integrated health and social care provision.

Closing date: 4pm 10th September 2018

Assessment dates: 4th October 2018 - with final interviews on the 5th October

It’s an exciting time to be part of the City of York Council, if you are passionate about making a difference to the lives of our residents we would like to hear from you!

Find out more about these exceptional opportunities and to apply - visit

We are also currently recruiting for Corporate Director Children, Education & Communities.

We will not accept applications from agencies.

This post is politically restricted and requires a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) criminal record check.