Pathway, the national leading health and homeless charity, is looking to strengthen its small dynamic core team by recruiting a Head of Programmes and Policy. This is a new role and the postholder will join our senior management team and play a leading role in driving forward our work over the next ten years.
The successful candidate will lead the ‘operations team’ which includes Communications, our Lived Experience programme, Pathway Fellows’ programme, Faculty networks, data collection and analysis and reporting.
In addition to an enthusiasm to help drive forward Pathway’s ambitious programme of work, applicants need senior experience of working within the health or health inclusion field, wide ranging knowledge of NHS structures, policy and practice, UK health inequalities policy and local authority housing and homelessness policy and structures. The successful applicant will have a track record of leading research, service or policy development projects or programmes in healthcare or a related field or of managing clinical services in the NHS to time and budget.
In addition to the competitive salary we offer: 30 days paid holiday plus bank holidays; a contributory pension; and the opportunity to take advantage of a travel to work scheme.
Pathway values diversity and aims to have a workforce that reflects this. We encourage applications from all sections of the community.
Further details and an application form can be found on the vacancy page of Pathway's website – C.V’s will not be accepted. The closing date for applications is Monday, 4 October 2021 at 18.00. Interviews will take place in the second or third week of October 2021.
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