A welcome from the Leader of Oadby & Wigston Borough Council, Cllr John Boyce:
"Oadby and Wigston is a place where people aspire to live and work. The Borough Council aspires to play a small enabling role in people’s desires and wellbeing.
The Council is looking to recruit a new Chief Executive following the retirement of the previous incumbent. The person we are looking for will provide continuity and stability. They will build on a successful IIP assessment at Generation 6. They will continue to provide sustainable long term services. They will take positive opportunities in developing the Council and its services whilst ensuring sustainability.
The Council faces the same challenges as the rest of the sector with falling funding and rising costs, the new Chief Executive will be expected to bring new and innovative ideas to resolve these issues. They will be expected to be able to do this in an open and publicly consultative manner.
The Council plays a full part in developing combined opportunities within the County and the new Chief Executive will be expected to continue this work
If you would like to arrange a tour of the Borough on either Thursday 22nd February AM or Monday 26th February PM, please contact Sam Maher or Lisa Butterfill at East Midlands Council on 01664 502620".
Cllr. John Boyce (Leader, Oadby & Wigston Borough Council)
Salary: £89,414 - £98,406 (Permanent Full Time position)
Located in the heart of Leicestershire, Oadby & Wigston Borough Council is a well-run organisation, with a track record of providing good quality services whilst delivering a balanced budget. We are focused on responding to the financial challenges facing the sector, while making a positive difference to people’s lives and ensuring that people want to live, work and visit Oadby and Wigston.
You will need energy, vision, and a passion for responsive public services, underpinned by a thorough understanding of the issues affecting local government
Assessment and interviews: Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 March 2018
Closing date: 5:00pm, Friday 2 March 2018
Please read through the below documents and return your completed application form to: Sam.Maher@emcouncils.gov.uk. For a confidential and informal discussion about this exciting opportunity, please contact Sam Maher or Lisa Butterfill at East Midlands Council on 01664 502620.
Last updated: Thursday, 8 February 2018 12:59 pm