Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services
Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services

Charity registered in Scotland SC037882

Iriss is a charitable company that promotes positive outcomes for the people who use Scotland's social services.

Current vacancies

Top job! CEO

  • Full time
  • £60,905 – £64,605
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 24th August 2020

Iriss builds the capacity and capability of people working in social care and community health to deliver high quality services through the use of evidence, improvement approaches and digital technology.

We are seeking a strategic and values-based inspirational leader with the energy and commitment to build on our charity’s record of quality and success.

Iriss is uniquely positioned to respond to the new opportunities and fresh challenges in the sector and we need an outstanding Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to drive the planned strategic change. The successful candidate will motivate, inspire and build the capacity of Iriss and its staff with passion and a shared ambition for its objectives. The CEO will work closely with the team and report to the Board and must be a credible ambassador, a powerful communicator and an inclusive leader able to build partnerships across sectors and disciplines.

You will have a degree, or equivalent, and possibly a post graduate qualification in a subject related to our work, experience of strategic leadership and an established network in this area.