Bolton Community and Voluntary Services - Chief Officer

Bolton CVS is an independent local charity offering information, training and small grants to over 1000 groups in a diverse community, as well as managing projects to meet the needs of volunteers, health and care related groups and community groups. Bolton CVS owns the Bolton Hub which is home to a wide variety of local charities and also provides meeting and training space in the heart of Bolton town centre.

We are looking to recruit a:

Chief Officer

35 hours per week
NJC Scale 45-47: (£39,267 – £41,140)
Permanent contract (subject to funding)

We are seeking to appoint a Chief Officer who is a highly committed and experienced leader and who is passionate about the voluntary and community sector. We are looking for a proven track record of working with a Board of Trustees and of driving organisational change.

Critical to success in this role will be experience of developing positive collaborative relationships with voluntary, community and statutory sector partners and experience of generating and managing a large income from a wide range of sources.

Closing date: Wednesday July 8th 2015 at 12 Noon
Interview date: Monday 27th July

Full information and an application pack can be downloaded from:

Applications received after the specified deadline will not be accepted.

For informal discussions you are very welcome to contact Karen Minnitt who is retiring in October 2015 after 11 years in the role. Please email: to arrange a time to speak.

Bolton CVS is committed to equality of opportunity and seeks a workforce that reflects the diverse community we work with. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.



Bolton CVS