Muswell Hill, Greater London
£30,000 - £37,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

An opportunity to join our award-winning charity as we start to grow beyond our local area in North London - enabling more places where people with and without learning disabilities can enjoy mixing TOGETHER.

You will likely come from a charitable or social enterprise background and will be looking to take on a fresh challenge, with moral and faith-inspired purpose. You will be motivated by the importance of reducing social segregation and supporting practical projects that positively shift unhelpful attitudes around learning disability.

You will have responsibility for

  • Developing the partnerships and network that will help to promote and spread Wave's WithNotFor approach to inclusion
  • Embedding operational plans, budgets and resources that will ensure the effectiveness of Wave's work
  • Line-managing a team that includes a part-time administrator; fixed-term contractors and committed volunteers based in North London

We are looking for you to have

  • An understanding of the need for and benefits of genuinely inclusive community
  • 3+ years' experience in management
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong networking and team building skills
  • Charity sector/Fundraising knowledge
  • Appreciation of the Christian faith that underpins our work
  • Resilience and determination!

You will report to the charity's Co-Founder  and will be working as part of an established and collaborative leadership team.

Application Instructions

Send a copy of your CV and a covering letter (maximum 2 pages)

Your covering letter should show why you are excited by the opportunity to join and shape the growth of a small charity and how you meet the Job Description and criteria.

More about Wave for Change
Wave for Change

Wave is working to change attitudes so that we see more places in the heart of communities where people with and without learning disabilities ... Read more

Posted on: 15 April 2021
Closed date: 07 May 2021
Tags: Project Management, Business Development

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