Executive Director - Supporting Communities
Camden has a proud, rebellious spirit that throughout its history has seen communities come together to tackle problems, and to bring about real social change. At Camden we are building a better borough – a place where everyone has a chance to succeed and nobody gets left behind. The wellbeing of our residents underpins everything we do.
This is a fantastic opportunity to champion a resident-focused approach and get the best out of staff and partners for citizens of Camden. A member of the Camden Leadership Team, you will possess highly effective leadership skills, have a track record in leading excellent services and experience of influencing at a senior level across the wider political spectrum. Leading the long-term development of Camden as a place to live, you will be an innovative and forward-thinking leader experienced in promoting a healthy, safe, resilient, and cohesive community.
Embedding a culture in which services are designed around residents, service users, and their needs is crucial. This will include a system of continuous learning, assessment and improvement ensuring maximum value of the Camden pound.
We are looking for someone to represent the Council, promote its image and reputation on a national and London wide stage, helping to influence national and regional policies and strategies.
For a confidential discussion about this role please contact our consultants at Penna, Julie Towers on 07764 791736, Ed Harper on 07540 706307 or Josh Bembridge on 07739 985331.
To find out more and apply, visit www.iamcamden.camden.gov.uk Closing date: 8th March 2019.
Keywords: Executive Director, Supporting Communities, Camden, Local Government.