Toonspeak: Chief Executive

Pay: £37,500
Closing date: Tue 22 Nov 2022: 5pm

Toonspeak are seeking an inspirational, visionary, creative, and passionate Chief Executive to drive the mission and values of the company.

As they start a new and exciting chapter they are seeking a Chief Executive who will build on the strong foundations of the charity and work with the Board of Trustees, the staff team, their participants and stakeholders, to ensure the delivery of their strategic objectives and the ongoing sustainability, growth and success of Toonspeak.

With an understanding and appreciation of the value that active involvement in the arts provides, the successful candidate will bring skills, expertise and knowledge to support and challenge their staff and board deliver our vision to be a centre of excellence in Youth Empowerment and Inclusion in the Arts.

The Chief Executive will drive the mission and values of Toonspeak. As a brand ambassador, the CE will represent the charity and communicate on behalf of the organisation with Government authorities, funders, and key stakeholders and will be a positive, progressive leader and role model who inspires employees, artists, participants and the wider community.

This is a unique opportunity to take an established organisation forward, and establish new areas of work, all with the support of a highly skilled and effective team and committed Board. Many posts talk about ‘working in a fast-paced environment’, Toonspeak really is this so you will need energy, drive and enthusiasm. In return they can promise you a hugely rewarding role.

Salary: £37,500 per annum
Hours: 35 hrs Mon – Fri with some evening and weekend work expected.
Base: Their office base is in Barmulloch in Glasgow and they operate hybrid working with all staff doing part of their work at home, partly in the office.

Deadline: 5pm, Tue 22 November 2022
Interviews: Weeks commencing 5 December & 12 December 2022

For further information, please contact (Hazel Wotherspoon), call 0141 552 0234 or visit


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Closing date: Tue 22 Nov 2022: 5pm