The Directorate comprises: Waste and Recycling Collection, Operational Services, Community Safety, Cultural & Leisure Services, Children and Young People, Parks and Green Spaces, Countryside and Conservation Services.
Linda Draycott became Head of Community and Partnership Services in October 2007 and Director in 2009. Prior to that she was a Senior Constituency Manager at Birmingham City Council where her career began in 1984 as a community development worker. Undertaking a variety of senior management roles in leisure and cultural services, libraries, community development and devolution and localisation projects Linda joined Wyre Forest in 2007.
£73,732 (April 2016)
Reimbursement of business mileage at 40p per mile; discounted membership of Places for People, available to all council staff; payment of professional membership subscription.