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Chief Executive/Clerk to the Commissioners
Chief Executive/CLERK to the COMMISSIONERS
Salary: NJC SCP 51 – 53 (£60,046 – £64,040)
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 the 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.
Application packs are obtained by registering your interest by email to
Previous applicants need not apply.
Completed application forms must arrive no later than Friday, 31 August 2018.
The interview process will be held the week commencing Monday, 17 September 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.
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
To obtain an application form to apply for this role, please telephone the office: (01624) 675564 or contact