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Head of Communities
  • Employer: Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: COMM/21/146647
  • Published: Thu 25/03/2021, 16:55 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 18/04/2021, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Hay 3 - £87,597 p.a.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Bootle, Merseyside

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Head of Communities

Your new place of work

Sefton is a vibrant local authority that is already on a journey of aspiration and ambition as it works towards delivering its exciting Vision 2030.  This journey is shared with our partners and communities as we strive to ensure Sefton is a confident and connected Borough. 

Sefton has a strong track record of partnership working and place leadership, and for having a motivated and dedicated workforce that is resilient and adaptable, it puts the Council in the best possible place to meet the challenges and opportunities ahead.

Your new opportunity

Head of Communities  

You will have overall leadership responsibility for all elements of the Council’s Locality Working model, which is based on the principle of early intervention across a wide range of Council services. 

Working across the full range of partnerships, you will continue to develop and facilitate our locality model whilst supporting our resilient neighbourhoods to be great places to live. 

This is a challenging key role that will give you the opportunity to lead people and performance and work corporately as well as collaboratively with partners. 

Your confident and connected borough

Sefton is the northern borough of Liverpool City Region with more than 273,000 residents. 

Boasting 22 miles of stunning coastline, Sefton is a leading coastal tourist destination with a flourishing visitor economy. Spanning the busy Port of Liverpool, the famous Antony Gormley’s ‘Another Place’ installation, attractive beaches and dunes, to the resort town of Southport, the diversity of the borough provides a unique mix of urban and natural setting.

 Sefton is a diverse and exciting borough where people can enjoy a great work-life balance. With excellent transport links Sefton is well placed for accessing cities across the North West, including Liverpool and Manchester. 

What you need to do now

If you are interested in applying for this role, please follow the application process below. Please note that a merit-based shortlist will be utilised.