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ARK Housing Association Ltd
The Priory
Canaan Lane

Tel for applications - 01314788188

Email for applications - Victoria.Knox@arkha.org.uk

Contact for applications - Victoria Knox


Chief Executive

Edinburgh | ARK Housing Association Ltd
£81,000 - £85,000

Closing date

27th July 2018, at By close of business

Salary and Employment Details

Chief Executive
Based in Edinburgh – travel required throughout Scotland
Salary - £81,000 - £85,000
Car Allowance - £5,112

Up to 36 days paid holiday per year pro rata
3.4% employer pension contribution
A range of working hours designed to offer you a good work-life balance
Confidential employee counselling service, available 24/7
Membership to Capital Credit Union available

Job Description

We are recruiting an inspirational leader to take ARK forward through times of challenge and change in the sector and continue to develop strategic initiatives to fulfil our aim to support tenants and service users to lead a good life.

You will lead a team of dedicated and knowledgeable people to ensure that ARK continues to deliver innovative solutions with decisions made in keeping with the ethos and values of the organisation. Motivational team leadership and team development abilities are necessary with a positive commitment to continued professional development for self and others. Strong organisational, interpersonal, negotiating and influencing skills are prerequisites.

You will have a broad understanding of the political and economic priorities of the Scottish Government and key to successful delivery of your role will be your ability to form strategic partnerships with key external associates to influence national policy and ensure ARK are a part of a solutions focussed approach to addressing sector wide challenges.

You will have a proven track record at a strategic leadership level and will be able to evidence your passion and commitment to improving the lives of vulnerable people with a firm professional ethic. You will have extensive knowledge in relation to governance and regulation, both for Housing and Care Services.

If you can meet these requirements and are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity with a long standing, successful organisation, please download our application pack for further details.


For further information and to apply for the post, please download the information and application form on our website.

Please also enclose your CV and attach a one page overview of your understanding of the business.

Please send this to:
Victoria Knox
Director of People and Organisational Development
ARK Housing Association
Canaan Lane
EH10 4SG

You can also email us at Victoria.Knox@arkha.org.uk

The closing date for applications is: Friday 27th July 2018 by close of business.