Head of Services and Learning

  • Job Reference: CVDCHS
  • Date Posted: 27 January 2017
  • Recruiter: Daisy Chain
  • Website: http://www.daisychainproject.co.uk/
  • Location: Norton, Stockton-on-Tees
  • Salary: £32,000 to £36,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £32,000 - £36,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Daisy Chain, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees

37.5 hours per week

£32,000 - £36,000 per annum (dependent on experience)


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 an exceptional leader who will encourage, inspire and manage the personal development of people with Autism and related conditions. You will manage the delivery of Daisy Chain’s services and activities for families affected by autism, in line with Daisy Chain’s core values.

We expect this role to grow in the next couple of years and the salary accordingly at the appropriate time.

You must have demonstrable experience in developing services in autism, working with professionals, families and children, managing complex teams, safeguarding and operating both strategically and operationally.

Application form, job description and person specification can be obtained from our website:-  www.daisychainproject.co.uk/jobs

Closing date for applications         12 noon on Monday 20th February

Assessment Day                               Wednesday 8th March

1st Round Interviews                       Monday 13th March (a presentation task will be set)

2nd Round Interviews                      Thursday 16th March  (opportunity to attend one of our children’s clubs)

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

Completed application forms should be sent to recruitment@daisychainproject.co.uk via email or post to Recruitment, HR Department, Daisy Chain, Calf Fallow Farm, Calf Fallow Lane, Norton, Stockton-On-Tees, TS20 1PF

CV’s must be accompanied with a Daisy Chain application form. Applications will not be processed without a Daisy Chain application form.