Chief Executive Officer

Contract Type: 
Full time
Application deadline: 
Thursday, 4 March, 2021 - 12:00
Salary Scale
Per Annum
Newcastle Carers

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional individual to lead and develop our successful and ambitious organisation. Newcastle Carers’ mission is to improve the quality of life for carers of all ages in Newcastle, and to tackle the inequalities that they face. 

We have supported unpaid carers for over 20 years, and as a local registered charity we are a trusted source of high-quality information, advice and support.  Based in Byker, we work across the city with young and adult carers regardless of the age or condition(s) of the person(s) they care for.  Newcastle Carers is a prominent and proactive organisation, working with numerous stakeholders locally, regionally and nationally.

We are seeking a highly-skilled, forward-thinking individual who is a proven leader with a successful track record in a senior management or CEO role, and who can lead our organisation inproviding outstanding services to unpaid carers in Newcastle.  You will be responsible for maintaining our current high levels of performance and partnership working, whilst also identifying, seeking funding for, and developing further innovative services.  You will be a person with energy, determination, vision and superb interpersonal and team building skills.  You will be able to provide strong and inspirational leadership, engendering trust and confidence in those you work with both within and beyond the organisation.

You can find out more and download the recruitment pack here


We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Salary: £47k – £50k dependent on relevant experience

Applications with CV. For more information and to apply, please contact Peter Neal: