Chief Executive – Women’s Pioneer Housing Association

Strong foundations, excited about the future…

Established by visionary suffrage and housing campaigners in 1920 to provide affordable housing for women in London, our mission is as relevant today as it was a century ago. With house prices and rents in London that are out of reach of most women, we continue to provide high quality homes that enable women to feel safe and secure, supporting their independence and well-being.

Location(s): London
Closing date: 10 Dec 2021
Salary: Up to £105,500

About the role

So, what we do really matters, and we expect that it will matter to you as well.

As our new chief executive, you will have a unique opportunity to build on our success. Leveraging the best out of our assets and stock profile, providing direction and support to an ambitious Board and Executive Team, meeting the challenges around climate change and the needs of our existing and future tenant profile, whilst engaging with our residents supporting and enabling their ambitions and establishing a clear and sustainable future by developing our new strategic objectives.

With a professional background in social housing or a related setting, you will be committed to social justice that challenges the disadvantages faced by women. We will provide the drive, ambition and resources to achieve further growth. You will offer us executive level experience, strategic thinking and a highly evolved and inspirational leadership style that gets the best out of people.

Key contact

A job pack is available from

Bill Barkworth at Campbell Tickell is available for informal discussion on 07706 369273 or

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stakeholder event Final panel interviews
Fri 10 Dec 2021 at 12pm Wed 5 Jan 2022 Tue 18 Jan 2022 Thu 20 Jan 2022

How to apply

Please download and review the recruitment pack and associated documents below:

Send an up to date CV and supporting statement, detailing how you meet the criteria for this role using the person specification, along with your completed declaration form. We advise that your supporting statement is no longer than 3 pages and your CV no more than 3 pages. Your CV must contain dates worked and a brief description of your key responsibilities for each role including consultancy/project work.

Once complete, please use the button below to apply:


Please ensure we receive your application in good time. If you do not see a confirmation message after submitting your application using the online form, please call us on 020 3434 0990.

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Chief Executive – Women’s Pioneer Housing Association

Location(s): London
Closing date: 10 Dec 2021
Salary: Up to £105,500

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