Head of Operations

Employer
Harris Hill
Location
London
Salary
£45k per year
Closing date
14 Dec 2020
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Job Details

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a fantastic homelessness charity in South London.  

The small, community charity making a big impact on ending rough sleeping in Lewisham. They offer a range of services for homeless people, from those sleeping rough, to those who are vulnerably housed; sofa surfing or living in temporary accommodation. People who have nowhere to live can come to our Gateway centre to have a shower, do their laundry, and eat breakfast and can also access healthcare from visiting nurses, mental health workers and health professionals.      

The charity’s Advice and Support service offers guidance so that people can identify what help they are entitled to through housing provision and benefits, and maintains strong links with private landlords willing to accept former rough sleepers as tenants. They also provide individual support, including accompanying people to appeals and court hearings.     

Head of Operations

Location:                                                               Lewisham – South London   

 

Salary:                                                                    circa £45,000 per annum plus benefits         

   

Contract:                                                              Permanent        

        

As Head of Operations you will have excellent knowledge of homelessness and housing and a strong commitment to assisting people experiencing homelessness. Your role will involve developing high quality services and provide the opportunity to work intensively with people to help them find a place to live.

Due to Covid-19, the communal Night Shelter has now closed. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the team investigating how to re-purpose the facility to create safe, secure and self-contained emergency accommodation.

Closing date for applications:                          9am on Monday 30th November       

First Stage Interview:                                        W/C 7th December           

If you would like to receive an Information Pack for this role, with details on how to apply, please contact Shweta Prabhakar:       

Shweta Prabhakar:                                              Shweta.prabhakar@harrishill.co.uk | 020 7820 7320            

We welcome and encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. 

 

   

Company

Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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