Chief Executive Officer

Salary:  £44 – 48,000 depending on experience

37.5 hours per week – Based in Congleton, Cheshire


Visyon promotes and improves the emotional health and well-being of children, young people and adults, and has just celebrated its 20th birthday. Over the past few years Visyon has developed a credible reputation and a sound financial footing from which to deliver excellent support to help young people cope with everyday life.

Due to the career development of the current postholder we are now looking for a dynamic, highly skilled and motivated professional to provide leadership and direction to the staff and volunteers in our organisation. A key role will be to take the lead in delivering Visyon’s strategic objectives as set out by the Board of Trustees.

To be successful, you will be a strong and visible leader who embeds a collaborative, performance-driven culture. You will have strong understanding of governance and a track record of driving innovation, change and service improvement. Emotionally intelligent, you will be an effective communicator with the ability to inspire and persuade.

For further information and the application pack please visit  To make an appointment to speak with the current postholder (Chris Whiley) or Chair of the Board of Trustees (Chrissie Cooke) please phone 01260 290000.

The closing date for applications is Monday 3rd August 2015 at 8am.  The selection process will be over two days on 17/18th August, so we would like candidates to ensure that they are available on both days. No CVs will be accepted.

Post subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and references.


Sam Ruck


Centre Manager


v i s y o n  ltd

Promoting well-being and offering emotional support to children and young people

Registered charity number: 1107951

Company registered in England and Wales, registration number: 5250758

Registered office: Fellowship House, Park Road, Congleton, Cheshire.  CW12 1DP

Tel: 01260 290000,  web:

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