Assistant Director, Public Protection

Morden, London (Greater)
£96,840 - £101,193 per annum
24 Sep 2020
12 Oct 2020
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At Merton we are working to be London’s best Council. At the heart of this is a commitment to be a business-like Borough, one that understands the cost and value of our work and ensures everything we do contributes to meeting the priorities we have agreed with our residents. As Assistant Director, Public Protection, you will lead and transform a portfolio of critical services that will help us meet these priorities, ensuring Merton is a safe, clean and green place to live, work and grow.

You will bring a track record of successful leadership of a comparable range of services in complex public sector organisations. You will be able to demonstrate how you have used your expertise to enhance commercial outcomes and achieve transformational impact through the use of technology. Evidence of the delivery of service improvement and change will be critical.

We want our senior team to reflect the communities we serve. We would particularly like to encourage applicants from a BAME background as well as those who identify as disabled.

How to apply For further information and to apply please visit

For an informal discussion about the role please contact our recruitment consultants at Hays Executive, Mark Bearn on 07872 672290 or

The closing date for applications is Monday 12th October.