Regional Director - South of England
The Prince's Trust
Guildford, South East, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Community & Sport
Permanent Full Time 35 Hours per week The Prince's Trust is the UK's leading youth charity supporting 11-30 year olds, who are unemployed or educational underachievers to move into education, training or employment. We are seeking to appoint a Director to head our operations in the South of England. The role will be based in one of key South delivery centres which include Poplar, Kennington and Bristol and include regular travel throughout the region. The successful candidate will be responsible for a budget of GBP 6m and c.140 staff based across the region providing support and positive outcomes to over 10,000 young people. We have recently launched our new five year strategy and are seeking an accomplished leader who can guide and support our team in the South. As part of the UK senior Operations team you will be pivotal in shaping this strategy and delivering it on the ground. With this new strategy comes change and you must be skilled at managing and leading in a rapidly changing environment. If you have considerable leadership experience in a fast changing environment, can demonstrate your ability to bring a complex group of stakeholders with you on the journey and share our vision that every young person should have a chance to succeed then please see link below to the full job description. Please apply for this role by sending your CV and Personal Statement (200 words maximum). First round interviews will be held in London on 26th September 2018. The Prince's Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to apply for an enhanced DBS check. A NOTE FOR RECRUITMENT AGENCIES We prefer to hire people directly, but we do have a preferred supplier list for when we'd like a helping hand. We'll be in touch if we need you. We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process. If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our HR team to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original timeframe.