Connexus – Chair

Formed in July 2017, Connexus brought together two successful housing groups providing homes and delivering services across Herefordshire, Shropshire and Gloucestershire. With a combined portfolio of over 10,000 homes, a £56m turnover, and more than 600 staff we are an important regional provider whilst also having a key role as place-shaper and community anchor.


Location(s): West Midlands
Job Type: Non-Executive
Closing date: May 28 2019
Salary: £15k pa

About the role

This is an exciting time to play a key role at Connexus as a Chair, working with a new Executive team to lead the second phase of our development as one organisation in the following role:

Board Chair

We are looking for an outstanding candidate with substantial governance experience as a Chair to provide leadership to the Board in establishing Connexus vision, values and strategic direction.

Connexus is at an important stage in its journey, aligning what we do and developing The Connexus Way – our way of thinking, behaving and working.  We are looking for people who are motivated by the opportunities this brings, and committed to our core objectives to empower people to meet their needs and aspirations, provide great homes and sustain communities, create and value partnerships, and be well run, delivering value for money.

Key contact

If you are interested in finding out more take a look at the pack at and contact our lead consultant, Denise Kirkham on 07833 475669 for an informal discussion.

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stage 2 interviews
Tue 28 May 2019 at 12 noon Tue 4  Jun 2019 Tue 11 Jun 2019

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 send your application in MS Word format by email 


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Our Team

Contact Campbell Tickell’s specialist recruitment team