Hungerford Youth and Community is a small charitable organisation dedicated to improving local services for young people. At the beginning of an exciting new phase of development and growth, we are seeking a capable, passionate, hardworking person to become our brand new Director of Hungerford Youth and Community Centre.
The successful candidate will have responsibility for excellent running of the Youth and Community Centre, development of holistic youth services which promote inclusion and create opportunity for young people to meet their potential, stakeholder and partnership development to enhance services, and management and capacity development of staff and volunteers. Director of Hungerford Youth and Community Centre is an interesting and varied position with tremendous opportunity to create real change by shaping outstanding provision for young people in Hungerford and surrounding areas.
The role is perfect for somebody who wishes to make a difference, someone with a real passion for community work and particularly with young people. The successful candidate will be experienced in work with young people, with outstanding relationship building skills and empathy. At a time of change for this small organisation, we are seeking somebody with commitment to the role, who can connect brilliantly with young people whilst also work strategically to implement a wide range of programs with success. Ability to work alone and as part of a team, excellent communication skills, self-motivation and IT skills are all a must.
Our brand new Director of Hungerford Youth and Community Centre role is 30 hours a week, at a starting salary of £23,000 pro rata. The role is based in Hungerford and will require some evening work. We particularly encourage applications from women and people of colour.
The full Job Descriptions can be downloaded here:
We suggest that you speak with our Chair of Trustees prior to applying for the role, to do this please contact Charlie Barr on 07875529331
Please complete the Google Form which requires you to upload a one-page CV with contact details for two references, and write a 500 word supporting statement: http://bit.ly/ApplyDirectorJob If you have any difficulty with accessing or completing the form – please contact Charlie Barr on 07875529331.
Deadline for applications: Friday 9th April
Interview date: Monday 19th April
Proposed start Date: As soon as possible
*Disclaimer* HYCC is a fair, non-discriminatory employer and will consider all applications, shortlisting on merit and suitability against our recruitment policy.