Croydon, Greater London
£64,553.00 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About us
Crisis is the national charity for homeless people. We know that homelessness is not inevitable. We know that together we can end it.

About the role
This is an exciting opportunity to lead the Crisis Skylight Croydon team.

As Director of Crisis Skylight Croydon you will lead the team as they adapt the service to meet the immediate needs of homeless people in the current environment and as they deliver a vision for the future that will ensure that the Skylight members have access to a tailored service that will support them to end their homelessness for good.

About you
To be successful in this role you will have worked at a senior level in a relevant sector e.g. homelessness, adult social care, mental health and able to demonstrate excellent project management, financial, communication and influencing skills.

You will have strong networking and partnership building skills with the ability to develop and sustain strategic and operational partnerships that benefit Crisis Croydon Skylight members

You will have the ability to deliver a psychologically informed, inclusive and safe service, using your excellent people skills to support and empower staff to support homeless and marginalised people to overcome the barriers they face.  

As a member of the team you will have access to a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • Interest free loans to purchase a train season ticket or a bike or for a deposit to secure a tenancy
  • Mandatory pension scheme, with an employer contribution of 8.5%
  • 25 days’ annual leave which increases with service to 28 days

Alongside our excellent staff benefits, we will support your ongoing development to build your skills, experience and career.

How to apply
If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please visit our website to apply online. The job description is available on our website by clicking on the red 'Vacancy Details' button.

If you need to request an application in an alternative format, please contact the HR Team, contact details can be found on our website.

Closing date: Monday 6 July 2020 (23:59)

Interviews will be held on Monday 13 July 2020

We value diversity, promote equality and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from people with lived experience of homelessness.
For more information about our work and to see our work in action, please visit our website.

Registered Charity Numbers: E&W1082947, SC040094

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Refreshed on: 30 June 2020
Closed date: 06 July 2020
Tags: Senior Management, Business Development

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