Chief Executive

Closing date for applications: Sun 28th November 2021


Job description

Responsibilities and requirements

Following six highly progressive and successful years, our current Chief Executive is now furthering his career in a new role. Therefore we seek a dynamic, motivated and outward facing individual who can lead our strong senior team, think and act strategically, develop and manage key relations both internally and externally and give us the reassurance that LOROS is continuing to thrive.  We seek a leader with a strong, strategic mind who is a clear thinker. Someone who understands and has an organisational grip of the competing demands of service delivery, organisational performance, systems thinking and partnership working.  Our Chief Executive needs to provide effective, motivational and empowering leadership throughout the organisation and take accountability for the leadership, management and administration of the organisation in the execution of the decisions, policies and plans of the Board of Trustees.

LOROS wants to ensure that the profile of its employees reflects the diverse communities of Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applicants from the diverse communities, we serve.


Tour and meet Senior Management Committee               8 or 9 December 2021

Presentation and Final Interview                                    15 or 17 December 2021

How to Apply

If you would like an informal discussion about the role, please contact Jackie Goss, Associate Director of People, on , or our current Chief Executive, John Knight, on

If you would like to apply, please send the following;

·         An up to date CV

·         Your completed application form – available here

·         A supporting statement (no more than 2 sides of A4) which;

Ø  Outlines why you are interested in this opportunity with LOROS

Ø  Demonstrates how you meet the essential and, where possible, the desirable criteria set out in the knowledge and experience section of the Person Specification

Please submit your completed application to to arrive by the end of 28 November 2021.

If you have heard nothing further within twenty-eight days of the receipt of your application form, you may assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

Job Description Person Specification Application Prospectus Application Form

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