Top job! Chief Executive Officer

  • Full time
  • up to £80,000
  • Aberdeen
  • Closing 13th October 2021

  • Advertised from 9th September 2021
  • Up to £80,000.00 with a relocation package for the right candidate


Aberdeen Cyrenians are thrilled to present an opportunity to become the next Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of a vibrant and dynamic charity that has been providing a range of support and care services to vulnerable people in Aberdeen for over 50 years, winning the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in 2021.

At Aberdeen Cyrenians, we support people to make positive change. Today the organisation is known as a pioneer in homelessness, complex care and support needs services. We are proud to lead by example by empowering people to build their skills and resilience and support everyone with multiple and complex needs.

Our philosophy is built on the Cyrenian Movement; organisations that reach out a helping hand to those that stumble in life, helping them to get back on their feet.

Our Ethos

• Our services are person-centred, flexible, inclusive, compassionate and friendly

• We help people live fulfilling lives working towards goals that matter to them

• We work alongside people to reduce and overcome barriers that they face·

• We empower people by building skills and resilience

• We know life is complicated and offer support that encompasses multiple needs·

• We are specialists in providing care and support.

With the ever-changing landscape of social care service provision, we are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic leader who can spot emerging trends and opportunities. The successful candidate will lead organisational evolution and innovation, adapting quickly to drive future success.

You should understand our work and commitment to vulnerable people and working at a senior level managing diverse teams and have experience of practical internal business leadership. You should have strong networking links with our key stakeholders including local authorities, businesses, funders and government.

If you have a genuine passion to make a positive difference to people’s lives and want the opportunity to work with a dynamic and growing reputable charity in Aberdeen, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Application notes

If you are interested in being considered for this fantastic role, find out more about the role and apply at

Closing Date: 13th October 2021