Strategic Director – People

Newport (Casnewydd)
£106,993 - £116,547
23 Oct 2020
20 Nov 2020
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

We are looking for an exceptionally talented leader to join our senior team in the role of Strategic Director – People leading our Social Services & Education portfolio.  You will be a visionary leader who can provide resilient, transformational leadership across the Council whilst fulfilling the statutory role of Director of Social Services

The role

In order to deliver against our mission of ‘Improving People’s Lives’ we are seeking to appoint an exceptional Director to help us meet the needs of our communities effectively and efficiently. You will be part of a senior leadership team working with a new Chief Executive and overseeing the crucial service areas – Adults Services, Children’s Services and Education. 


If you can evidence your ability to transform services and improve outcomes, we would love to hear from you. Potential, adaptability and empathy are the qualities we’re looking for. We need someone who wants to develop their strategic leadership skills in a challenging but exciting environment.

Application Process

Visit the full details on our website including the job description and candidate pack. Please note the selection process is likely to be held using Microsoft Teams.

Closing date: 20 November 2020