Location: Daisy Chain, Norton, Stockton-On-Tees

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £25,000 to £27,000 per annum (depending on experience)

Contract: Permanent

I am passionate about improving the lives of families affected by autism and believe I can make a difference. Does this sound like you?

Daisy Chain is a well-known and established charity in Tees Valley specialising in helping families affected by autism. We believe that Daisy Chain makes a demonstrable, significant and sustainable difference to the lives of hundreds of families across the Tees Valley. Working at Daisy Chain gives you the opportunity to make a difference on a daily basis and to the see the positive outcomes that your input can make.

Daisy Chain are looking to appoint a Deputy Head of Services who will assist the Head of Services to manage the design and delivery of Daisy Chain’s services for children, families and adults. They will work with the Head of Services to set and achieve strategic priorities as well as taking a lead role in monitoring the quality of services to ensure a high standard of delivery and service utilisation. The post holder will deputise for the Head of Services in their absence.

Due to the nature of this role the post holder must have the ability and willingness to work during the evenings (up to 9pm) and some weekends as and when required. 

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

The application form, job description and person specification are below. Alternatively, you can contact the HR Department on 01642 531248 who will send you a recruitment pack. 

Closing date for applications:        12 noon, Monday 6th January 2020

This position is currently vacant. We would like the successful candidate to start as soon as possible.

Completed application forms should be sent to [email protected] via email or post to Recruitment, HR Department, Daisy Chain, Calf Fallow Farm, Calf Fallow Lane, Norton, Stockton-On-Tees, TS20 1PF

CVs must be accompanied by a Daisy Chain application form. Applications will not be processed without a Daisy Chain application form.

Daisy Chain Project is a Registered Charity Number 1109792, Company Limited by Guarantee 4763989

Deputy Head of Services Job Description

Deputy Head of Services Application Form

Daisy Chain Recruitment Pack

Daisy Chain Application Form Guidance Notes