Chief Executive Officer – La Petite Ecole
As the leading childcare provider in the Channel Islands, La Petite Ecole is firmly founded on the principle of ‘when only the best will do’. We are seeking an outstanding individual to lead, motivate and inspire a great organisation and a team of enthusiastic people who are passionate about the work that they do.
Reporting directly to the Shareholders you will be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the daily operation of the company
You will hold a degree in either Education, Finance or Business and have a track record of leading a business successfully. You will also be able to demonstrate outstanding organisational and leadership abilities, excellent interpersonal and communication skills and an aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving.
Although experience of the Childcare sector is not essential, knowledge of the challenges faced by the Early Years sector is desirable, as CEO you would ensure that all the organisations’ activities and operations are carried out in compliance with regulations and laws governing both the business operations and the regulations specifically governing the Childcare sector.
We are looking for individuals with the following key skills and knowledge
- A minimum of five years’ experience in a senior leadership role at board level within a commercial business, educational or charitable organisation
- A passion for the values and work of the Early Years sector
- Experience in leading multiple teams, strategic planning, and management of change
- Commercially astute with an excellent track record in income generation
- Innovative and forward-thinking
This position is based in the beautiful Channel Islands, it is an outstanding opportunity for the very best to lead a forward-thinking and challenging industry. A competitive salary with excellent benefits and a relocation package is on offer to the successful candidate.
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