Director of Leisure

Southwark, London (Greater)
Up to £136,000
17 Sep 2020
16 Oct 2020
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join us and be part of a new leadership team. We are looking for someone who shares our values and can add positively to our culture – internally and externally. We firmly believe that art, culture, and leisure should be available to all and should be inclusive. We have arts and culture organisations within our borough that are national treasures and community led organisations that provide services that make a real difference to the residents they serve. Our libraries are the jewels in our crown serving residents in the hearts of our communities. We genuinely believe this is one of the most exciting leadership roles of its kind in the country.

To be successful at Southwark, you will be an inclusive leader that wants to make a difference and share our values. You will collaborate with partners, residents, and communities to deliver exciting services that benefit all.

You will be responsible for strategically managing and driving the transformation agenda, managing large scale projects and development programmes that achieve social and economic improvements, address inequalities and achieve positive outcomes for the community

For more information on Southwark and this position, please reach out to our search partner Ben Parsonage ( & Dawar Hashmi ( and visit our microsite