Welcome from Geoff Little OBE, Chief Executive

Welcome and thank you for your interest in the role of Executive Director of Children and Young People. This is a key leadership opportunity to work in an exciting Borough with the challenges of working in a high-performing Council.

As Bury’s Chief Executive, I want Bury to be one of the best places for children and young people to grow and thrive.

There is a real vibrancy around Bury’s future aspirations as a council and as part of the wider Greater Manchester agenda.

As part of our strategic leadership team, you will have a key role in working with me, my fellow directors and Elected Members and other stakeholders to shape the future vision and direction of the Council. Reporting to me, you will lead our vision and values to ensure that every child and young person has a great chance to succeed and achieve their full potential.

I look forward to receiving your application to step into this exciting statutory role.

For a confidential discussion about this role, please contact Helen Alwell on 07809 905467 or David Slatter on 07500 828610 at our recruitment partners Penna.


Geoff Little OBE, Chief Executive