The role

Herefordshire is a great place to live with a beautiful and unique natural environment. We have ambitions for Herefordshire to be an exemplar of 21st century rural living where market towns and rural communities are properly valued and recognised for the contributions they make to the success of the county. We’re striving to create a thriving local economy which is sustainable, well connected and offers wellbeing across the whole of the county.

We’re looking for energetic, fresh thinking strategic leaders who will catch our vision and passion for Herefordshire, its towns and communities with a track record of addressing local challenges and maximising local opportunities. We are on the brink of an incredibly exciting journey for the council and its communities, presenting an exciting opportunity for inspirational leaders that share our ambition and wants to make their mark on Herefordshire.

Salary – Up to £130,860

Herefordshire is a great place to live with a beautiful natural environment. We have ambitions for Herefordshire to be an exemplar of 21st century rural living where market towns and rural communities are properly valued and recognised for the contributions they make to the success of the county. We’re striving to create a thriving local economy which is sustainable, well connected and offers wellbeing across the whole of the county.

This role will be fundamental in leading our high performing and financially sound Adult Social Care service. We are proud of the success of our strengths-based approach in assessment and of our innovate Talk Community Programme. Integrating public heath into community wellbeing gives us the opportunity to put health and wellbeing at the heart of everything we do and you will be pivotal in ensuring that our community engagement ethos is embedded throughout the directorate and across the whole Council.

We’re looking for a fresh thinking and inspirational leader who will catch our ambition and passion for Herefordshire, its towns and communities. We are proud of our stunning county and our exceptional staff and this is a fantastic opportunity to make your mark and help us take Herefordshire to the next level.

For a confidential discussion about this role, please contact our recruitment partners at Penna; Helen Alwell on 07809 905467 or via helen.alwell@penna.com or Carol Coyle on 07500 887849 or via carol.coyle@penna.com

Corporate Director, Community Wellbeing Job Description