Do you posses the leadership qualities to become the Chief Executive for a Charity supporting people with a visual impairment in Hertfordshire?
After three and a half years of inspiring and progressive leadership, the Chief Executive (CE) of Hertfordshire Society for the Blind (HSB) is moving on to a new post with a national Charity and the Board are seeking an outstanding replacement.
Hertfordshire Society for the Blind (HSB) was founded in 1915 and is highly regarded for its professional and caring approach by service users, partner organisations and funding agencies.
Based in Welwyn Garden City, HSB employ 6 staff.
The ideal candidate will be a strong visionary leader and team player with good interpersonal and communication skills. You should have empathy and understanding of the needs of people with a visual impairment and a passion and commitment to develop and expand our services. Experience of tendering for contracted services is desirable as is a track record of success in managing a service-orientated organisation.
Salary Band: £30,000 per annum
Reporting To: Board of Directors
Hours: 30 hours per week, over four days, Monday to Friday. Working hours will be flexible, in line with Charity’s Flexible Working Arrangements Policy and include occasional meetings and events out of normal office times, including weekends.
To find out more about joining this exciting but challenging role please contact HSB's Recruitment Response Handling Service via HR Initiatives Limited for an application pack. Email applications are preferred if possible.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for an Application Pack to be emailed to you. Or alternatively please call 01438 747255 if you require a hard copy to be sent to you in the post. Large type font is available.
Please note that the closing date for completed applications to be received is 5pm Friday, 29 June 2012. Interviews will be held the w/c 9th July 2012 and will consist of a panel interview and assessments.
If you require any reasonable adjustments to enable you to participate fully in either the application process or interview process, please advise HSB so that the necessary arrangements may be made.
HSB are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of our society.