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Chief Officer recruitment

As already announced, current Chief Officer Clare de Bolle will be stepping down in March next year (2019) and the search is now on for someone to lead the organisation and sector into its next exciting phase with passion and vigour.  Based in the Scottish Borders, YouthBorders is the membership organisation for third sector youth work and the voice of the sector and young people at a strategic level locally and regionally.   It is a vibrant and innovative small organisation with a big voice and a dedicated team, and the new Chief Officer will have a unique opportunity to build further its reputation, capacity and sustainable funding plan to ensure that the impact of the organisation, its members and youth work sector going forward is not only effective but recognised at all levels.       

This is a full time 35 hour post based at Langlee Complex, Galashiels, representing the whole of the Scottish Borders.  

We would ask all interested applicants to fill out the application form below accompanied by a supporting covering letter and equal opportunities form.  

Closing date for applications:  Monday 7th January 2019 at midday.   To be sent to [email protected]  

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 23rd January 2019. 

Both Clare and the Chair of YouthBorders, Colin Easton, are happy to speak to interested parties should they wish to know more or have any questions.  Please call the main number 01896 755110 or email [email protected] or [email protected]