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Independent Chair of the Board - Leiston Together

Leiston Together
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East Suffolk House, Melton
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25 March 2021 01:00 PM
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Would you like to support your community to grow, develop and achieve? Do you have experience leading multi-agency partnerships and a vision and commitment to delivering key economic and community priorities? We are looking for a new Independent Chair of Leiston Together to drive and realise these ambitions.

If you are an experienced collegial mediator and negotiator with demonstrable skills in driving change with experience of supporting and coaching stakeholders, we want to hear from you.

Our ideal candidate is Influential and persuasive, with high level of personal integrity and has previously led teams or services at a senior level.

Leiston is a town that has big ambitions, big challenges and big opportunities ahead with the potential Sizewell C development, the aftermath of Covid-19 and existing needs of the community. Leiston Together was formed to deliver the ambitions of local people through a community led multi agency partnership getting right to the heart of the issues. Critical to this process is the role of the Independent Chair and drive the changes needed and to harness the opportunities in the town in the years to come.

The Leiston Together Board manages and monitors a programme to enable the delivery of six key priorities for the town - Destination Leiston, Leiston People, Leiston Means Business, Leiston Future, Digital Leiston and Greener Leiston.

If you think this sounds like you, please get in touch.

For further information about the role, please telephone Nicole Rickard, Head of Communities on 07766 998074 or Paul Wood, Head of Economic Development 07798 797275

Please see the attached role brief for full information on this exciting opportunity.

Interested individuals are invited to apply via a CV and covering letter setting out their skills and experience and demonstrating why they are suitable for the role of Chair, plus two relevant references. Applicants are to apply for the role via email to HR@eastsuffolk.gov.uk

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