Chief Executive/Clerk to the Commissioners


    Onchan District Commissioners is an attractive and thriving local authority with a strong local identity.

This is a fantastic and exciting opportunity to work for an Authority with a reputation for delivering
transformation and make a real difference to the lives of the people who live, work and visit Onchan.

The Authority has a strong record of delivering and maintaining a wide range of high-quality services.

If you can inform, engage, influence and develop the management team, supporting them to innovate
and think differently then you may be leader we are looking for! In a District where the community
has a sense of individuality and independence you must be able to manage different priorities,
establish objectives and create a shared purpose whilst always ensuring that policies are resident-led
and change is driven by quality.

You will be a confident leader who can demonstrate a successful track record of senior management
and change management experience and you will have empathy and understanding of the complex
and diverse context in which we operate, with the communication skills to inspire staff. An
understanding of the dynamics of working in a political environment where you can offer consistent
and well-informed professional advice is essential.

Salary: NJC SCP 49 – 51 (£56,916 – £59,436)

Application packs are obtained by registering your interest by email to

Completed application forms must arrive no later on Friday, 11th May 2018.

The interview process will be held the week commencing Monday, 28 May 2018.

Canvassing of Members or Officers of the Authority or any Committee, directly or indirectly, for any
appointment under the Commissioners shall disqualify the candidate for such appointment. This does
not prevent an applicant from seeking further information on the post from the Chairman.