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Anyone seen Salford's `Strategic Director for Sustainable Regeneration'?  Does anyone know what it means???


 

Couldn't help but be tickled by this job description that appeared on a website when Salford Council was looking to appoint its new £113,000 a year `Strategic Director for Sustainable Regeneration'…

It noted the upside of the post was that "Media City is changing the image of Salford and therefore making this job a little bit easier with every day that goes by"…And the downside? "There is great scepticism about public sector officials on large salaries. Your failings, should there be any, will be plastered all over the Salford Star community magazine, probably accompanied by a computer-generated lampoon of your face". 

As if!  Got to find out who they are first, as they seem to have been hiding in the town hall somewhere since they got the job…probably sat counting quids, as their wallet is only thing that's been regenerated so far…

 

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