4Days left

Head of Transformation and Culture Change

Salary details: Competitive

job logo image

Ref: HOS 1824

Kirklees Council

Corporate Services

Place of Work: Kirklees, West Yorkshire


Contract Type: Permanent

Working Pattern: Full Time

Appointment type:

Hours per Week: 37

Closing date: 22 September 2019

Provisional Interview Date:

  • Bookmark this job

We’re Kirklees…are you?

We’ve developed a very different organisation with new ways of doing things, better collaboration and a workforce with high standards and exceptional behaviours, but there is still much more to do. We’re ambitious for our future; our budget, corporate plan and investment strategy set our direction and our recent peer challenge tells us we’re on the right path. We’re well placed to move forward with enthusiasm and a drive for innovation to address the challenges and opportunities in front of us. Focusing on what we are trying to achieve, the difference we are trying to make and who we're making it for, puts residents firmly at the heart of everything we do. 

As the corporate lead you will bring pace and innovation to our programme of transformation and will be key in setting the conditions for and working with people to deliver sustainable cultural change 

We’re not looking for the perfectly polished article, we’re looking for potential; a leader who will build relationships, demonstrates strategic thinking, inspires confidence and has the confidence to shake things up in the right places through constructive and supportive challenge; someone who is as ambitious as we are. Of course you’ll have the ‘technical’ skills to deliver transformation and be skilled in partnership working in the broadest sense.

Be part of our ambition, now is a great time to join us.

For further information about the job please contact Andy Simcox, Service Director for Strategy and Innovation andy.simcox@kirklees.gov.uk

To apply for this job please submit your CV and a supporting statement demonstrating how you meet the requirements of the job.

Job location