Job: Deputy Head of Services (Lewisham)

Expiry date
£32,461 for 30 hours per week

Job details

  • £32,461 for 30 hours per week                                                                                  (based on a full time salary of £40,576 for 37.5 hours per week)
  • 30 hours to be worked across four or five days per week
  • Based in London Borough of Lewisham (2 min walk from Lewisham Station)
  • Working across London Boroughs of Lewisham and Bromley
  • Permanent contract

Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind is a highly regarded, innovative local Charity working alongside people with mental health problems and dementia to improve their quality of life. With an annual turnover of more than £3m, over 120 staff and 200 volunteers, we are one of the largest charities in the Mind network.

With expansion of our services we have an exciting opportunity for a skilled and experienced leader to oversee the delivery of a range of mental health and dementia services in Lewisham and Bromley.

This is a new role which will work closely with the Senior Management Team, as well as with Managers and staff in the services. You will be responsible for key areas of service delivery across BLG Mind and contribute to the strategic and business development of the organisation. The role includes developing and maintaining excellent partnership relationships within the London Borough of Lewisham and beyond.

Educated to degree level or equivalent, you will have a strong track record in management, including leading service and project development, supervising and developing staff. You will have specific experience in providing services for people with mental health problems and/or dementia and leading teams through service transformation.

You will be an excellent communicator, able to enthuse and motivate people within and outside our organisation.

Staff benefits include a matched contribution pension scheme, 25 days’ holiday (pro-rata, rising with service), quality supervision and training opportunities. See our website for more reasons to work for BLG Mind.

Successful applicants will be expected to undergo an Enhanced Level Disclosure and Barring Service check

Closing date:

9:00 am on Thursday 10th October 2019

Likely interview date:

Thursday 24th October 2019