Executive Director of Operational Services

The Wrekin Housing Group

Telford, Shropshire

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire

  • Job type


  • Sector


  • Salary/Remuneration

    Attractive Salary

  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    10 November 2019

  • Client

    The Wrekin Housing Group

Ref: GSe57066

We’re at the forefront of making a difference to people’s lives. As a socially minded business, we provide 13,000 homes for affordable and social rent across Telford & Wrekin, Shropshire, and Staffordshire. We have ambitious plans to grow up to 16,000 homes by 2025 and we are also an innovative and well recognised provider of care.

Alongside our growth plans we are embarking on a fundamental transformation programme to modernise how we interact with our customers, engage communities and support partners. Everyone matters at Wrekin so we are investing in our people and the systems they use, all to improve quality and choice across the organisation. 

Our vision and aims are clear and we are determined to deliver. To help lead this journey we are looking for an outstanding individual who will deliver outstanding housing services while ensuring compliance and accountability.

We want individuals who inspire positive change, communicate clearly and enable our people to support each other and grow together so we deliver for our customers, right across our socially minded business.  

For an informal, confidential discussion please contact Tim Hills on 0113 205 6085, Simon Wing on 020 7426 3976 or Nick Roberts on 0113 205 6101 . 

Closing date9am Monday 11th November 2019
Long listingFriday 15th or Monday 18th November 2019
Preliminary interviewsw/c 25th November 2019
Short listing4th or 5th December 2019
Assessmentw/c 9th December 2019
Final panelTuesday 17th December 2019
How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

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