12th February 2018

Director of Services and Innovation, Family Action

Director of Services and Innovation Family Action London base with some national travel Salary range – £67,822 – £85,325 + benefits Family Action is a national charity, which transforms lives by providing practical, emotional and financial support to those who are experiencing poverty, disadvantage and social isolation. Building stronger families since 1869, we now work with over 45,000 families through over 140 community-based services. Thousands more are supported with financial assistance through our education and welfare grants programmes and our innovative services reach out to those in need. We strengthen families and communities, build skills and resilience and improve the life chances of children and adults. As we anticipate our 150th anniversary we are in a great position to build on the positive momentum we’ve achieved over the past few years which has seen our income almost double and diversify,  and the continuing development and growth of responsive and targeted services within the communities in which we operate. Innovation, continuous improvement and agility characterise our work and approach and ensure we continue to evolve to meet the changing needs of families today. Our Director of Services and Innovation sits at the heart of our organisation and plays a pivotal role […]
5th February 2018

Head of Operations, Students’ Union, UCL

Head of Operations Students’ Union, UCL Salary c£58k How would you lead a £5m portfolio for one of the UK’s largest membership charities? Students’ Union UCL represents 40,000+ students who study at the University College London, and based on our size, location and UCL’s student intake, we believe we are one of the most diverse student communities in the world. We operate with a £11m+ T/O and provide a range of services that support our students to achieve things they may never have thought possible. We are inclusive, bold and driven by the opportunity to continue to be the place where more happens. This year we celebrate our 125th birthday and we are about to launch our next strategic plan, called 125 and Beyond, which clearly puts students at the centre of our thinking. It will be down to the Head of Operations to create physical, online and cultural environments that are fit for our fantastic membership. This is also a particularly exciting time for us as UCL expands into East London and we develop a Union presence on that campus. As our Head of Operations, you will get the once in a lifetime opportunity to lead the development of […]
2nd February 2018

Trust and Foundations Fundraising Manager, London North West Healthcare Charity

Title: Trust and Foundations Fundraising Manager Reports to: Head of Fundraising Salary: up to £40,000                                                                                                                                          Location: Northwick Park, Harrow  Contract: Permanent, Full time The London North West Healthcare University Trust is one of the country’s largest integrated care trusts. It covers the London Boroughs of Brent, Ealing and Harrow. It is focused around 3 main hospital sites; Northwick Park, Ealing and Central Middlesex. London North West Hospital Charity has recently been created to raise funds for the Trust and is now building a fundraising team capable of realising their collective ambitions. This is a pivotal role in the development of the London North West Healthcare (LNWH) charity and will play a significant part in generating restricted charitable fund income for the charity to use in its major project plans including multi million pound projects across all sites […]
1st February 2018

Community Fundraising Events Manager, Royal Marsden Cancer Charity

Community Fundraising Events Manager Royal Marsden Cancer Charity Salary: Competitive Location: Chelsea and some travel to Sutton Reports to: Senior Community Fundraising Events Manager The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity raises money solely to support The Royal Marsden, a world-leading cancer centre.  We ensure our nurses, doctors and research teams can provide the very best care and develop life-saving treatments, which are used across the UK and around the world. From funding state-of-the-art equipment and ground-breaking research, to creating the very best patient environments, we will never stop looking for ways to improve the lives of people affected by cancer. Be inspired The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity is beginning its second year of an ambitious three-year strategy that aims to significantly grow our income. Along with funding an existing world-class programme of research, treatment and care, we have also launched a new £50 million capital appeal to build The Clinical Care and Research Centre that will provide radical new solutions for the research and treatment of cancer. Be challenged Our biggest challenge event is the Marsden March, one of the UK’s largest challenge events, which has raised over £10m in the last seven years. We have also recently introduced a number of […]
1st February 2018

Director of Community Shop

Director of Community Shop Location: Tankersley, South Yorkshire Competitive salary and generous benefits package Community Shop is the UK’s first social supermarket, and with turnover now in excess of £1m we are placed in the top 15% of social enterprises in the UK. By using the knowledge and infrastructure of Company Shop – the UK’s largest redistributor of surplus food – and through working with our partners in the food industry, we have built an innovative social enterprise that is already serving four communities in South Yorkshire and London and is keen to expand across the UK. Not only do we offer great food at deeply discounted prices to those who need it most, we use the revenue from food sales to help people gain confidence in their lives and create more cohesive and connected communities. We do this by providing access to professional and personal development programmes, to kick-start positive change in our member’s lives. Each Community Shop has three interdependent spaces; a store, a development hub and a kitchen and social eating space. Each one serves to engage, inspire, build up and connect every member who comes through our doors. Since opening our pilot store in December 2013, our successes […]
31st January 2018

Director of Governance & Head of Redbridge Campus, NCC London

Role: Director of Governance & Head of Redbridge Campus Contract: Full-time and permanent Salary: Starting salary of circa £50k plus pension and benefits Responsible to: Chair of the Corporation (Director of Governance) & Group Principal & CEO (Head of Redbridge Campus) New City College is on a strategic journey and making good progress, with a strong leadership team in place as well as a skilful and experienced Corporation.  Under a relatively new group structure, a focus for us is to ensure that we provide consistency in the planning and delivery of an excellent curriculum which meets the needs of students and employers, quality assurance and data management, the improvement of finances and outcomes for students across our three Colleges. The role of Director of Governance at New City College involves far more than the average Clerk to the Governors role.  As a senior post-holder and officer of the Corporation, the role has additional responsibilities for safeguarding, campus leadership and the administration at our Redbridge site.  Alongside this the post-holder will also work closely with our Group HR Director on ensuring GDPR compliance.  As such, it’s important to us that candidates have equal measures of leadership ambition and Board secretariat experience. You’ll understand the legal frameworks within which FE Boards […]
29th January 2018

Chief Executive, NDTi

Chief Executive NDTi circa £85,000 Head office Bath, with weekly national travel (especially London) We believe that all people should have choice and control over their own lives, and we work towards a vision of society where age and disability would make no difference to how individuals were valued.  As our new Chief Executive how would you support us to deliver this vision? NDTi is a pioneering not for profit organisation, which has been working with disabled people and older people, communities, government and professionals for 25 years to help make this vision a reality.  We challenge the status quo, influence policy makers, generate evidence, support local change makers and show what it is possible to achieve – even in these difficult financial times. Our work always focuses on wider life outcomes and people’s roles as equal citizens. We want older people and disabled children and adults to enjoy the same opportunities as everyone else – education, paid work, a place of their own, fulfilling personal relationships and a chance to contribute to their communities. We have a strong reputation. Although relatively small we ‘punch above our weight’ and are at the forefront of social policy thinking and practice, being […]
23rd January 2018

Head of Grants, The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity

Head of Grants The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity Salary: c£55k per annum, depending on experience + benefits Location: Chelsea, London, with occasional travel to Sutton, Surrey. Our organisation… The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity is one of the leading cancer centres in the world, with a track record of developing new and better ways of diagnosing and treating cancer. We play a vital role in supporting the latest clinical research and funding new facilities and equipment so that patients receive the best possible treatment and care. The Charity must rise to the challenge of channelling more funds to the hospital to help it maintain its position at the forefront of cancer treatment and care across the world. The Charity provides funding for the Hospital through a series of grants, awarded by Trustees, for both capital and on-going projects that are in line with the hospital’s ambitious vision and strategy, and which will enhance the provision of care to patients, both at The Royal Marsden and beyond. The opportunity… This newly created role presents an exciting opportunity to be a key member of The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity senior team, working alongside the Hospital’s world leading clinical teams, to manage, develop and […]