Interim Director of Support and Services

Flexible location
Fixed term contract – circa £89k
The Role

We are working with an exciting, ambitious charity to secure them an Interim Director of Support and Services for a period of 8 months.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Leading on the charity’s developing approach to working effectively at a regional /devolved nation level
  • The provision of education and support for Health & Social Care Professionals
  • Leading, motivating and developing large, dispersed teams responsible for involvement, influencing, support and service provision
  • Effective sponsorship of priority projects and programmes; and management of key relationships with the Board of Trustees on operational services
  • Ensuring that current and future services recognise health inequalities, and promote greater inclusivity for people.

You will have:

  • Experience of leading high-quality involvement of people who are beneficiaries of support across an organisation
  • Experience of working closely with volunteers from diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • Experience of developing and managing evidence-based services that support people experiencing disadvantage, at scale and across the Nations of the UK.
  • Evidence of delivering measurable results and improved cost-effectiveness of services
  • Successful experience of managing complex budgets and long-term plans
  • Success in increasing investment in services from statutory contracts and grant funding, and working closely with colleagues to increase income generation opportunities