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Director of Service Development

Organisation: Cambridge House

Salary: Salary £40,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience

Closing date: 17/09/2017

A leadership team opportunity for someone committed to our vision of a society without poverty where all people are valued, treated equally and lead fulfilling and productive lives.

Cambridge House has been operating as a social action centre and community anchor in South London since 1889. We support young people and adults in crisis and disabled children and adults, delivering a complex portfolio of specialist social justice, inclusive education, community development and knowledge exchange activities.

Reporting to the Chief Executive, our ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong leadership and financial management skills
  • Experience of strategic planning and development, innovation, team management, problem solving, delegation and risk management
  • A successful track record in fundraising and statutory procurement/competitive tendering
  • Significant experience of cultivating and managing senior level relationships across sectors
  • In depth knowledge of monitoring and evaluation systems
  • A strong understanding of current legislative, policy and practice developments affecting one or more of the following: charities, social care, services for young or disabled people

We value diversity and warmly welcome applications from disabled people, the LGBTQ communities and people from ethnic minority backgrounds.

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