Chief Executive Officer

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Full time
Application deadline: 
Saturday, 31 October, 2020 - 17:00
Fixed Salary
Per Annum
Cygnus Support

12 month fixed term contract.

Cygnus Support is a Northumberland based charity dedicated to improving mental health and emotional well-being.  Our mission is to empower the people of Northumberland to improve and change their lives by providing counselling, education and support in their local community.

As our new Chief Executive you will build on previous work to lead the organisation through a changing landscape. You will have a proven track record of building a resilient organisation that can anticipate, prepare for, respond and adapt in order to survive and prosper in a competitive environment. As leader of the organisation you will have responsibility for the management, development and motivation of a committed team of staff and volunteers. Experience of partnership working is essential as some services are delivered with other partners.

We are proud of the work we have done for 35 years and our ambition is that our new Chief Executive will lead us into a sustainable future.

If you would like a confidential discussion about this role please contact Gill Fraser, Chair of Trustees at

Application packs can be obtained from

Telephone: 01670 853977

Interviews will take place week commencing: 9th. November 2020