Executive Director of Place

London Borough of Lewisham
Up to £164,000
Hackney

Lewisham is an inner London borough bursting with creativity and opportunities and we still have so much untapped potential. We’re proud of Lewisham’s diversity and our distinct and dynamic communities. A borough of sanctuary, we have a history of welcoming migrants and refugees, which reflects our values of fairness, equality and putting our residents at the heart of everything we do.

THE ROLE

Our Executive Director will work closely with our new directly elected mayor, chief executive and councillors to deliver our ambitious town centre regeneration plans, capital programmes and ensure outstanding public realm and communities services including libraries and skills. Your leadership will ensure Lewisham remains a place our residents love to live. You will support our vibrant high streets and night-time economy and ensure we become a greener, healthier place by leading the way in responding to the global climate emergency.

INFORMATION

For further details, please click on the role profile and useful links below, or for more information please contact Penny Ransley on 07549 233685, penny.ransley@starfishsearch.com or Judith Meadows on 0113 360 7612, judith.meadows@starfishsearch.com.

ROLE PROFILE    
Timeline

Closing date for applications: 31st May 2024

Meeting to agree longlist: 7th June 2024

Preliminary interviews: w/c 17th June 2024

Officer interviews: w/c 1st July 2024

Stakeholder sessions: w/c 1st July 2024

Final Panel interviews: 11th July 2024

Useful Links
Our Values VIEW
Corporate Strategy VIEW
Council Structure VIEW
How to apply

To make an application, please click on the apply now button below, with the following prepared:

  • Your CV (no more than three sides of A4).
  • A supporting statement (no more than three sides of A4) that sets out why you think this role is the right move for you and how you meet the knowledge and experience criteria.

 

If our client is a member of the Disability Confident Scheme and you would like to apply under the scheme, please state that clearly at the top of your supporting statement.

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