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Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Bank

Specific Hours: 0

Salary: £9.35 - £10.35 per hour (depending on experience)

Closing Date: 23 August 2020

Overview:

Are you looking for a new challenge? Would you like to work in a Specialist Centre where you have time to provide high quality care?

We are looking for enthusiastic and passionate Children’s Support Assistants to join our Bank Care Service. 

Joining our Bank Team is a great way to gain clinical skills while working in a flexible way to suit your lifestyle.

Our ambition is for all children with brain injury and neurodisability to have the opportunity to live the best life possible. Operating within our existing shift patterns, which includes rotational day, evening and night shifts, you will provide an outstanding service to the children and families we support.

You will be based in any one of our unique services: Intensive Rehabilitation, Step down from Hospital to Home, Continuing Care, Long-Term Ventilation and Short Breaks or in one of our Residential Houses attached to The Children’s Trust School.

Operating within our existing shift patterns, which includes rotational day, evening and night shifts, you will work within a Multidisciplinary Team providing a high quality of care to children/young people and their families, ensuring their care, education & therapy needs are met.

Adapting to each service, and maintaining your professional skillset and availability for The Children’s Trust will be key to this role.

As part of our on-boarding process you will work 3 shadow shifts working alongside a buddy in different areas, such as rehabilitation, school and short break houses.  You would be expected to complete these shifts within 6 weeks of your Induction. 

It is desirable that you hold the Regulated Qualifications Framework Level 3 (Residential Childcare) to work within a Bank capacity within The Children’s Trust.  The QCF (Qualifications and Credit Framework) Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care will be considered.

Please visit https://www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk/meet-the-children to learn about the wonderful children we are privileged to work with. 

For an informal discussion please contact the People Operations Team who will be more than happy to help you on 01737 365 880 or email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk.

For further information please review our attached job description.

Please note that our early shift commences at 7am and you will need to be available to fulfil this shift in order to be successfully shortlisted.  Please also note public transport is limited for certain shifts and this will need to be considered when applying.

Strictly no agencies please.

The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with acquired brain injury, providing expert rehabilitation, education, therapy and care at our national specialist centre in Tadworth, and to children and their families across the UK, via our Brain Injury Community Service. 

Boasting a beautiful 24-acre site in Surrey, we are located just outside of London, close to the M25 (accessible via Junction 8, A217 to Tadworth) and easily accessible via National Rail, by way of: Clapham Junction, Sutton and Epsom.

The Children’s Trust is fully committed to protecting children and young people.  All posts at The Children's Trust are subject to an enhanced DBS check.  If you are applying to The Children's Trust, and are already registered with the DBS update service, this will speed up the recruitment process significantly.  We are an equal opportunities employer, and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disabilities, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation, or age.

For a candidate briefing pack including job description and person specification please email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk   

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Bank

Specific Hours: 0

Salary: £16.60/ £18.84 per hour (dependant on experience and inclusive of Inner London Weighting)

Closing Date: 16 August 2020

Overview:

Are you looking for a new challenge? Would you like to work in a Specialist Centre where you have time to provide high quality care?

We are looking for enthusiastic and passionate Registered Nurses with varying experience to Bank Nurse join our Bank Care Service.

Joining our Bank Team is a great way to gain clinical skills while working in a flexible way to suit your lifestyle.

Our ambition is for all children with brain injury and neurodisability to have the opportunity to live the best life possible. Operating within our existing shift patterns, which includes rotational day, evening and night shifts, you will provide an outstanding service to the children and families we support.

You will be based in any one of our unique services: Intensive Rehabilitation, Step down from Hospital to Home, Continuing Care, Long-Term Ventilation and Short Breaks or in one of our Residential Houses attached to The Children’s Trust School.

Adapting to each service, and maintaining your professional skillset and availability for The Children’s Trust will be key to this role.

This is a great opportunity to develop a career where you make a significant and lasting difference to the lives of thousands of children and families.

Please visit https://www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk/meet-the-children to learn about the wonderful children we are privileged to work with. 

For an informal discussion please contact the People Operations Team who will be more than happy to help you on 01737 365 880 or email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk.

For further information please review our attached job description.

Please note that our early shift commences at 7am and you will need to be available to fulfil this shift in order to be successfully shortlisted.  Please also note public transport is limited for certain shifts and this will need to be considered when applying.

Strictly no agencies please.

 

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Permanent

Specific Hours: 37.5

Salary: £18,234 – £24,785 per annum (dependent on experience)

Closing Date: 23 August 2020

Overview:

Why not make a great decision to join our friendly, fun, dynamic and supportive team where you have time to provide high quality care to a small caseload of children.

We are looking for enthusiastic and passionate Children Support Assistant’s with varying experience to join our Specialist Centre rated as Outstanding in care by CQC.

Our ambition is for all children with brain injury and neurodisability to have the opportunity to live the best life possible.  Operating within our existing shift patterns, which includes rotational day, evening and night shifts, you will work within a Multidisciplinary Team providing a high quality of service to children/young people and their families, ensuring their care, education & therapy needs are met.

You will be based in any one of our unique services: Intensive Rehabilitation, Step down from Hospital to Home, Continuing Care, Long-Term Ventilation and Short Breaks or in one of our Residential Houses attached to The Children’s Trust School.   

As you develop within the role, you will have the opportunity to gain your RQF (formerly QCF) qualifications, as well as significant care experience that will be rewarded with incremental salary increases, up to a maximum of £24,785 per annum (plus enhancements).  Additionally, frequent training and competency days will be provided to support your on-going personal development.

Ideally you will have previous experience of working with children/young people with disabilities and complex health needs.  NVQ/RQF level 3 in Health & Social Care is also desirable, but not essential and we will support you in achieving the qualifications expected for these roles.  

Please visit https://www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk/meet-the-children to learn about the wonderful children we are privileged to work with. 

For an informal discussion please contact the People Operations Team who will be more than happy to help you on 01737 365 880 or email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk.

For further information please review our attached job description, alongside our Employee Benefits table which offers the possibility to remain in the NHS Scheme, Subsidised On-Site Nursery and Wellbeing Programme as well as many other benefits.

PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Trust Application Form must be completed and submitted, in order for your application to be considered.  As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

 

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Fixed Term

Specific Hours: 37.5 hours a week

Salary: Range M1 - M6 (UPS may be considered for an exceptional candidate. NQTs will also be considered)

Closing Date: 16 August 2020

Overview:

 

Class Teacher (FTE teaching commitment)

Full Time 37.5hrs per week

 Salary Main Scale – Range M1 - M6 (UPS may be considered for an exceptional candidate. NQTs will also be considered)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Class Teacher to join The Children’s Trust School. 

As an exceptional communicator, who is observant, dedicated and enjoys working as part of a large multi-disciplinary team you will be required to safeguard all pupils, coordinate classroom teaching, learning, assessments, evaluate and be accountable for progress of children with complex education, health, therapy and care needs.

You will have Qualified Teaching Status, be exceptionally organised and self-motivated with excellent inter-personal skills, an ability to lead and manage a team of support assistants and a subject area with a high-level of attention to detail to continue school improvement.

As a non-maintained special school, we pride ourselves on seeing each individual as a ‘whole’ and delivering integrated, holistic education, health therapy and care for our wonderful pupils.

We provide high quality personalised education to support development in communication, language and literacy skills, cognitive development, physical skills, environmental control, and their social, emotional and personal wellbeing.

If you would like to discuss the role please contact Elaine Lush, School Business & Admin Manager, on 01737 365 816 or email: elush@thechildrenstrust.org.uk

As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

Closing Date: 16th August 2020

Interview Date(s): To be confirmed

 

 

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Permanent

Specific Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £18,135 per annum

Closing Date: 17 August 2020

Overview:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Deep Clean Operative to join The Children’s Trust I.T Team.

As a Deep Clean Operative your role will be to provide a high standard of a deep cleaning service across site. Reporting to the Housekeeping Lead, your role will provide excellent levels of cleanliness that are consistent throughout the site. The role requires the use of housekeeping machinery and working at heights.

As part of the site services team the role holder will be expected to liaise with managers and staff across the Trust. The role holder is expected to work closely with the other members of the facilities team and assist where required in covering housekeeping and in the laundry or other works as and when required.

You will be a natural and enthusiastic deep clean operative working not only as part of a team but also individually.

This is a chance for an outstanding candidate to make a significant and lasting difference to the lives of thousands of children and families.

If you would like to discuss the role please contact the People Operations Team, on 01737 365 880 or email: recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk

PLEASE NOTE: As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

Closing Date: Monday 10th August 2020

Interview Date(s): TBC

Strictly no agencies please.

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Permanent

Specific Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £29,888 - £36,738 per annum (dependent on experience).

Closing Date: 16 August 2020

Overview:

 

Why not make a great decision to join our friendly, fun, dynamic and supportive team where you have time to provide high quality care to a small caseload of children.

We are looking for enthusiastic and passionate Mental Health trained Nurses with varying experience to join our Specialist Centre rated as Outstanding in care by CQC.

Our ambition is for all children with brain injury and neurodisability to have the opportunity to live the best life possible. This is a chance to develop your skills where you will provide an outstanding service to the children and families we support.

Operating within our existing shift patterns, which includes rotational day, evening and night shifts, you will work within a Multidisciplinary Team providing a high quality of service to children/young people and their families, ensuring their care, education & therapy needs are met.

You will be based in any one of our unique services: Intensive Rehabilitation, Step down from Hospital to Home, Continuing Care, Long-Term Ventilation and Short Breaks or in one of our Residential Houses attached to The Children’s Trust School.  

This is a great opportunity to develop a career where you make a significant and lasting difference to the lives of thousands of children and families.

Please visit https://www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk/meet-the-children to learn about the wonderful children we are privileged to work with. 

For an informal discussion please contact the People Operations Team who will be more than happy to help you on 01737 365 880 or email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk.

PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Trust Application Form must be completed and submitted, in order for your application to be considered. As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

Please note that our early shift commences at 7am and you will need to be available to fulfil this shift in order to be successfully shortlisted.  Please also note public transport is limited for certain shifts and this will need to be considered when applying.

Strictly no agencies please.

 

The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with acquired brain injury, providing expert rehabilitation, education, therapy and care at our national specialist centre in Tadworth, and to children and their families across the UK, via our Brain Injury Community Service. 

Boasting a beautiful 24-acre site in Surrey, we are located just outside of London, close to the M25 (accessible via Junction 8, A217 to Tadworth) and easily accessible via National Rail, by way of: Clapham Junction, Sutton and Epsom.

The work we do is highly rewarding, and in addition to an attractive salary, we offer a valuable range of benefits, including: free on-site parking; subsidised cafeteria; on-site staff accommodation (subject to availability); the ability to retain your NHS pension (where applicable) or the opportunity to join an alternative scheme; and the opportunity to develop and implement your expertise in an environment that is as unusual in its beautiful historic nature, as it is unique in its state-of-the-art facilities.

The Children’s Trust is fully committed to protecting children and young people.  All posts at The Children's Trust are subject to an enhanced DBS check.  If you are applying to The Children's Trust, and are already registered with the DBS update service, this will speed up the recruitment process significantly.  We are an equal opportunities employer, and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disabilities, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation, or age.

For a candidate briefing pack including job description and person specification please email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk   

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Fixed Term, Permanent

Specific Hours: 37.5

Salary: £21,892 - £24,157 per annum (dependent on experience)

Closing Date: 23 August 2020

Overview:

Multidisciplinary Technician – Rehabilitation - (Equiv to Band 4) - Various Posts

Full Time: 37.5 hours per week - Permanent

Part Time: 22.5 hours per week - FTC

  •  1 x 6 Month Fixed Term Contract (maternity cover).
  • 2 x Permanent positions.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for individuals with experience of working with children with disabilities or special educational needs or within adult therapy teams, to support our team of Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists, Physiotherapists and Psychologists, completing our team of five Technicians.

The role supports the delivery of rehabilitation, and you will work across the multi-disciplinary team supporting children and young people in individual sessions, running groups, and in joint sessions with Therapists.  You will be based in a team with therapists, Nurses and carers supporting children in therapy and throughout their daily activities. We work with small caseloads in a supportive environment and an extensive programme of in-house training will be offered to the successful candidate

If you would like to discuss the role please contact the Recruitment Team, on 01737 365 880 or email: recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk 

PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Trust Application Form MUST be completed and submitted, in order for your application to be considered.  As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

Strictly no agencies please.

The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with acquired brain injury, providing expert rehabilitation, education, therapy and care at our national specialist centre in Tadworth, and to children and their families across the UK, via our Brain Injury Community Service. 

Boasting a beautiful 24-acre site in Surrey, we are located just outside of London, close to the M25 (accessible via Junction 8, A217 to Tadworth) and easily accessible via National Rail, by way of: Clapham Junction, Sutton and Epsom.

The work we do is highly rewarding, and in addition to an attractive salary, we offer a valuable range of benefits, including: free on-site parking; subsidised cafeteria; on-site staff accommodation (subject to availability); the ability to retain your NHS pension (where applicable) or the opportunity to join an alternative scheme; and the opportunity to develop and implement your expertise in an environment that is as unusual in its beautiful historic nature, as it is unique in its state-of-the-art facilities.

The Children’s Trust is fully committed to protecting children and young people.  All posts at The Children's Trust are subject to an enhanced DBS check.  If you are applying to The Children's Trust, and are already registered with the DBS update service, this will speed up the recruitment process significantly.  We are an equal opportunities employer, and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disabilities, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation, or age.

For a candidate briefing pack including job description and person specification please email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk   

 

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Permanent

Specific Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £29,888 - £36,738 per annum (dependent on experience).

Closing Date: 16 August 2020

Overview:

Salary includes London Weighting and is exclusive of shift enhancements, which are also applicable.

Full Time positions available (open to discussion).

Why not make a great decision to join our friendly, fun, dynamic and supportive team where you have time to provide high quality care to a small caseload of children.

We are looking for enthusiastic and passionate Children’s or Adult trained Nurses with varying experience to join our Specialist Centre rated as Outstanding in care by CQC.

Our ambition is for all children with brain injury and neurodisability to have the opportunity to live the best life possible. This is a chance to develop your skills where you will provide an outstanding service to the children and families we support.

Operating within our existing shift patterns, which includes rotational day, evening and night shifts, you will work within a Multidisciplinary Team providing a high quality of service to children/young people and their families, ensuring their care, education & therapy needs are met.

You will be based in any one of our unique services: Intensive Rehabilitation, Step down from Hospital to Home, Continuing Care, Long-Term Ventilation and Short Breaks or in one of our Residential Houses attached to The Children’s Trust School.  

This is a great opportunity to develop a career where you make a significant and lasting difference to the lives of thousands of children and families.

For an informal discussion please contact the People Operations Team who will be more than happy to help you on 01737 365 880 or email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk.

For further information please review our attached job description, alongside our Employee Benefits table which offers the possibility to remain in the NHS Scheme, Subsidised On-Site Nursery and Wellbeing Programme as well as many other benefits.

PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Trust Application Form must be completed and submitted, in order for your application to be considered. As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

Please note that our early shift commences at 7am and you will need to be available to fulfil this shift in order to be successfully shortlisted.  Please also note public transport is limited for certain shifts and this will need to be considered when applying.

Strictly no agencies please.

 

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Permanent

Specific Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £37,638 - £44,780 per annum (dependent on experience).

Closing Date: 16 August 2020

Overview:

Salary includes London Weighting and is exclusive of shift enhancements, which are also applicable.

Full Time positions available (open to discussion).

Why not make a great decision to join our friendly, fun, dynamic and supportive team where you have time to provide high quality care to a small caseload of children.

We are looking for enthusiastic and passionate Nurses with varying experience to join our Specialist Centre rated as Outstanding in care by CQC.

Our ambition is for all children with brain injury and neurodisability to have the opportunity to live the best life possible.  This is a chance to develop your skills where you will provide an outstanding service to the children and families we support, leading a team in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of a 24-hour package of care.

You will be based in any one of our unique services: Intensive Rehabilitation, Step down from Hospital to Home, Continuing Care, Long-Term Ventilation and Short Breaks or in one of our Residential Houses attached to The Children’s Trust School.  Supporting the House Manager you will lead and manage a team of Nurses and Children’s Support Assistants, ensuring the safe and effective delivery of a high standard of care.

This is a great opportunity to develop a career where you make a significant and lasting difference to the lives of thousands of children and families.

Please visit https://www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk/meet-the-children to learn about the wonderful children we are privileged to work with. 

For an informal discussion please contact the People Operations Team who will be more than happy to help you on 01737 365 880 or email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk.

For further information please review our attached job description, alongside our Employee Benefits table which offers the possibility to remain in the NHS Scheme, Subsidised On-Site Nursery and Wellbeing Programme as well as many other benefits.

PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Trust Application Form must be completed and submitted, in order for your application to be considered. As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

Please note that our early shift commences at 7am and you will need to be available to fulfil this shift in order to be successfully shortlisted.  Please also note public transport is limited for certain shifts and this will need to be considered when applying.

Strictly no agencies please. 

 

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Fixed Term, Permanent

Specific Hours: 37.5

Salary: £28691 - £35,207 per annum (dependent on experience & inclusive of Outer London Weighting)

Closing Date: 23 August 2020

Overview:

Rotational Physiotherapist (Equivalent to Band 5): Neuro-rehabilitation and The Children’s Trust School

Full Time: 37.5 hours

Salary: £28691 - £35,207 per annum (dependent on experience & inclusive of Outer London Weighting)

  • 1 x 12 Month Fixed Term Contract (secondment cover).
  • 1 x Permanent position.

We are looking for two enthusiastic and passionate Children's Physiotherapists to join our Specialist Centre rated as Outstanding in care by CQC.

Our ambition is for all children with brain injury and neurodisability to have the opportunity to live the best life possible. This is a chance to develop your skills where you will provide an outstanding service to the children and families we support. We are seeking Physiotherapists to join our dynamic and innovative rotational physiotherapy programme working across neuro rehabilitation and also at The Children's Trust School. The team is well resourced with the benefits of small caseloads and opportunities for intensive therapy and teaching. The service offers generous CPD support and a range of opportunities to be involved in audit, research and service evaluation.

This is a great opportunity to develop a career where you make a significant and lasting difference to the lives of thousands of children and families.

Please visit https://www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk/meet-the-children to learn about the wonderful children we are privileged to work with.

If you would like to discuss the role please contact the People Operations Team, on 01737 365 880 or email: recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk

PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Trust Application Form MUST be completed and submitted, in order for your application to be considered.  As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

Strictly no agencies please.

The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with acquired brain injury, providing expert rehabilitation, education, therapy and care at our national specialist centre in Tadworth, and to children and their families across the UK, via our Brain Injury Community Service. 

Boasting a beautiful 24-acre site in Surrey, we are located just outside of London, close to the M25 (accessible via Junction 8, A217 to Tadworth) and easily accessible via National Rail, by way of: Clapham Junction, Sutton and Epsom.

The work we do is highly rewarding, and in addition to an attractive salary, we offer a valuable range of benefits, including: free on-site parking; subsidised cafeteria; on-site staff accommodation (subject to availability); the ability to retain your NHS pension (where applicable) or the opportunity to join an alternative scheme; and the opportunity to develop and implement your expertise in an environment that is as unusual in its beautiful historic nature, as it is unique in its state-of-the-art facilities.

The Children’s Trust is fully committed to protecting children and young people.  All posts at The Children's Trust are subject to an enhanced DBS check.  If you are applying to The Children's Trust, and are already registered with the DBS update service, this will speed up the recruitment process significantly.  We are an equal opportunities employer, and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disabilities, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation, or age.

For a candidate briefing pack including job description and person specification please email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk   

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Fixed Term

Specific Hours: 37.5

Salary: £36,069 - £42,712 per annum (dependent on experience & inclusive of Outer London Weighting)

Closing Date: 23 August 2020

Overview:

Specialist Physiotherapist (Equivalent to Band 6): The Children’s Trust School

12 months Fixed Term Contract (maternity cover)

Full Time: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £36,069 - £42,712 per annum (dependent on experience & inclusive of Outer London Weighting)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Children's Physiotherapists with varying experience to join our Specialist Centre rated as Outstanding in care by CQC.

Our ambition is for all children with brain injury and neurodisability to have the opportunity to live the best life possible. This is a chance to develop your skills where you will provide an outstanding service to the children and families we support. We are seeking a Physiotherapist to join our dynamic and innovative team working at The Children's Trust School. The team is well resourced with the benefits of small caseloads and opportunities for intensive therapy. The service offers generous CPD support and a range of opportunities to be involved in audit, research and service evaluation.

This is a great opportunity to develop a career where you make a significant and lasting difference to the lives of thousands of children and families.

Please visit https://www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk/meet-the-children to learn about the wonderful children we we are privileged to work with.

If you would like to discuss the role please contact the People Operations Team, on 01737 365 880 or email: recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk

PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Trust Application Form MUST be completed and submitted, in order for your application to be considered.  As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

Strictly no agencies please.

The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with acquired brain injury, providing expert rehabilitation, education, therapy and care at our national specialist centre in Tadworth, and to children and their families across the UK, via our Brain Injury Community Service. 

Boasting a beautiful 24-acre site in Surrey, we are located just outside of London, close to the M25 (accessible via Junction 8, A217 to Tadworth) and easily accessible via National Rail, by way of: Clapham Junction, Sutton and Epsom.

The work we do is highly rewarding, and in addition to an attractive salary, we offer a valuable range of benefits, including: free on-site parking; subsidised cafeteria; on-site staff accommodation (subject to availability); the ability to retain your NHS pension (where applicable) or the opportunity to join an alternative scheme; and the opportunity to develop and implement your expertise in an environment that is as unusual in its beautiful historic nature, as it is unique in its state-of-the-art facilities.

The Children’s Trust is fully committed to protecting children and young people.  All posts at The Children's Trust are subject to an enhanced DBS check.  If you are applying to The Children's Trust, and are already registered with the DBS update service, this will speed up the recruitment process significantly.  We are an equal opportunities employer, and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disabilities, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation, or age.

For a candidate briefing pack including job description and person specification please email recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk   

Location: The Children's Trust

Contract Type: Permanent

Specific Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £36,000 - £40,000 pa (dependant on experience)

Closing Date: 23 August 2020

Overview:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Transformation Programme Management Office Lead to join our Strategy and Transformation Team. As part of our new Strategy, Hope and Ambition, The Children’s Trust has created a new role to ensure high standards of project management processes and controls are delivered within our strategic projects. We are seeking somebody with experience of leading a busy programme management office and managing across multiple projects, liaising with a variety of stakeholders at senior levels.

The Transformation Programme Management Office (PMO) Lead will work with the Director of Strategy & Transformation to ensure that projects achieve deliverables, meet milestones within the defined time, quality criteria, and cost constraints, as agreed by the governance forum.

A qualification in project management or equivalent, plus extensive experience of delivering high quality project management processes and controls within strategic projects is essential to deliver this role. You will possess the ability to understand the business drivers for change and the business impacts resulting from change to develop sufficient programme content to ensure plans and the delivery approach reflect these impacts.

With experience of working in a complex environment, across a large and diverse workforce, you will be exceptionally organised and resilient with a high-level of attention to detail.  You will naturally possess strong skills in critical thinking and analysis with proven decision-making skills, and an ability to consult and positively engage with key stakeholders across the organisation. Knowledge of project management techniques, tools and software is also essential.

If you would like to discuss the role or for a full job description, please contact the People Operations Team, on 01737 365 880 or email: recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk.

PLEASE NOTE: The Children's Trust Application Form MUST be completed and submitted, in order for your application to be considered.  As part of the shortlisting process, gaps in employment will be examined and will be further explored during the interview process. 

Closing Date: Sunday, 23rd August 2020

Strictly no agencies please.

As we often receive high levels of applicants for our roles, we regret that we will only be able to contact those applicants who are shortlisted for interview.  Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview on this particular occasion.