Chief Executive Officer

£42- 52,000 per annum dependant on experience.
Contract Type: 
Full Time
37.5 hours per week
Details of Role: 

Chief Executive Officer
Location: Bristol
Hours: 37.5 hrs per week
Salary: £42- 52,000 per annum dependant on experience. (Relocation assistance may be considered for the right candidate)
Benefits: WECIL offers excellent employment benefits including flexible working, a generous annual leave entitlement and an Employee Assistance Programme. A real chance to make a difference supporting disabled people and their families across Bristol.

The West of England Centre for Inclusive Living (WECIL) Ltd. is a charity with big ambitions which is in a stable financial and operational position, has a clear mission and vision, and values which are lived throughout all we do. We aim to enable choice and control, promote disability equality, and to expand our excellent service to more people.

We are seeking a new Chief Executive, to help lead us through this next phase of our development. We are looking for a high calibre, leader with substantial experience of management, ideally within the voluntary or public sector. They will be entrepreneurial, resilient , committed to equality, and have the ability to sustain a culture of continual improvement for both commissioned services and social enterprise activities.

This role would make a great opportunity for a CEO seeking new challenges or for an experienced senior manager seeking a CEO role. Unusually, with CEO appointments, the successful recruit will benefit from a comprehensive handover period supported by the current CEO, and the ongoing support of a PA. WECIL is a user-led organisation and follows the Social Model of Disability, and an alignment with our values, and a strong commitment to maintaining this ethos is essential.

Closing Date: 
Monday, 22 January, 2018 - 12:00
How to Apply: 

If you think you might be our next CEO please visit our website for a recruitment pack and an application form.
Please note that WECIL does not accept applications by CV.
Application packs are also available in accessible formats. Please contact PA to Chief Executive Officer to discuss any access needs by emailing or telephone 0117 947 9916 .

Please note the post holder will be required to have/undergo a DBS check.

Closing date for applications: Monday 22nd January midday Interviews are likely to be on Monday 29th and Tuesday 30th January 2018, with 2nd interviews the following week.

WECIL particularly encourages applications from under-represented groups (e.g. disabled people, people from black and minority ethnic groups, lesbians and gay men).

Registered as a Charity no: 1053515

Contact Person: 
Kath Tobin
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
0117 947 9916
Postal Address: 
WECIL, Unit E, Link House, Britton Gardens, Kingswood BS15 1TF