Islington Council – Corporate Director of Housing

Do you see your next career move in a leading London Council, where housing is the top priority, with genuine political backing and where you will get our full support to deliver our challenging housing agenda.

Location(s): London
Job Type: Permanent
Closing date: September 26 2018
Salary: Up to £132,000

About the role

We are looking for someone exceptional to lead our new Directorate, someone who shares in our belief that a secure and affordable place to call home is key to helping people achieve their potential and enjoy a good quality of life.

We have refocused our Housing Directorate to meet our housing challenges and opportunities, as we seek to turbo charge our new build development programme, continue to ensure the quality and safety of our stock and improve housing for private sector tenants. You will be a key member of the Corporate Management Team, contributing to the strategic direction of the Council and leading on Council wide change and transformation.

Key contact

To find out more about us and this exciting opportunity then please visit to www.campbelltickell/jobs for further information or for an informal discussion please call Yvonne Frayling on 07539 373827/0203 4340990 or email

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stage 2 interviews
Wed 26 Sep 2018 at 9.00am Wed 17 Oct 2018 Thu 6 Nov and Fri 7 Nov

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 


Please ensure we receive your application in good time. If you do not receive confirmation of receipt within 24 hours of sending, please call us on 020 3434 0990. To help avoid your submission being treated as spam, please use a secure email address from which to send your application, and refer to the role and organisation in the header.

Our Team

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