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Top job! Chief Executive

  • Full time
  • Circa £60,000
  • Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th April 2019


  • Advertised from 12th April 2019
  • 37 hours week

Role

This is a fantastic opportunity for a visionary leader with bold ambition to make Scotland the best country in the world to grow up being LGBTI. LGBT Youth Scotland are seeking a CEO with a track record of creating alternative income streams, and significantly grow overall income.

About

LGBT Youth Scotland is the largest youth and community-based organisation for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people in Scotland. The organisations vision is that Scotland is the best place to grow up for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex young people. The mission is to play a leading role in the provision of quality youth work to LGBTI young people that promotes their health and wellbeing, and to be a valued and influential partner in LGBTI equality and human rights.

Job Purpose

To lead a professional charitable organisation in the delivery of its mission to play a leading role in the provision of quality youth work to LGBTi young people that promotes their health and wellbeing.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintaining and enhancing a reputation for quality service;
  • Driving income growth in a challenging funding environment;
  • Expanding the impact of work into new areas;
  • Taking the public profile to the next level.

There is an attractive and competitive reward package, including:

  • 37 days annual leave, including public holidays, mandatory take two weeks over Christmas and New Year
  • On reaching 3 years’ service additional 2 days holiday
  • The ability to use ‘work from anywhere’ technology
  • Excellent professional development support
  • Pension Scheme

Further information – Alan Surgeon at AWS Recruitment 0131 344 4646 / awsrecruitment.co.uk

Application notes

To apply for the post, please send a tailored CV and covering letter to Alan Surgeon directly alan@awsrecruitment.co.uk

Please note that the covering letter should be no more than two pages of A4 and should summarise your relevant skills, experience and motivations for applying.

Timescales

Closing date for applications: 29th April 2019

First interviews: 10th May 2019

Second interviews: 17thMay 2019

Applications should arrive no later than 12 noon on Monday 29th April 2019.