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Chief Officer Social Care ( Statutory Director of Social Care)

Vacancy Details

Vacancy Group: Full Time Permanent
Category: Social Care
Closing Date: 19/02/2020
Date Posted: 06/02/2020
Reference: 04668


Salary range £86,700 – £96,900 (currently under review)

Our relocation policy will apply to the post

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Senior Leadership Team, reporting directly to the Chief Executive. You will lead in your portfolio area, as well as actively contributing to our collective leadership goals to deliver long term improvement and sustainable services for Wrexham County Borough Council.  This service is an organisational priority, has a programme board in place to support improvement and a proposal for an additional £1.5m investment in 2020/2021 budget.

This portfolio covers one of our most visible and important services. You will advise the Chief Executive and Elected Members on key issues and strategies as well as leading some of our most important change work, and other partnership projects. Expectations will be high both within and outside the Council but collective accountability and strong support will be provided.

You will be able to demonstrate excellent and visible leadership skills, be an accomplished communicator and have a proven track record of designing and delivering innovative and improved customer services and change programmes. We are seeking someone with excellent knowledge and skills in these areas as well as being able to lead cultural change that encourages honest conversations throughout the service and promotes a ‘One Council’ culture.

To find out more about this important role visit

For a confidential discussion with the Chief Executive on our strategic priorities and vision for the future contact 01978 292101 or find out more about the service from the current Chief Officer contact 01978 297510. 

Shortlisting: 24 February 2020

Selection Process:  2 days 17 & 18 March 2020


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Contact Name: Chief Executive
Telephone: 01978 292101
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