Head of Operations – closing date 26 March 2018

Full time contract. 37.5 hours a week. 25 days holiday pa plus bank holidays plus 1 incremental day pa subject to annual appraisal. Pension contribution 6%.

This is an exciting and challenging position which is newly created after an organisational restructure and will assist the CEO to ensure we maintain our capacity to deliver our services to the highest standards as the charity grows. This post will focus on leading all aspects of RRSG’s operational delivery of our three core services: Syrian support programme, drop-in centre (including homework club and English classes) and our casework advice and support team.

The right individual will have an absolute minimum of 1 year’s experience of working with refugees and asylum seekers and of line managing a staff team in a challenging environment. You may be OISC Level 1 or 2 accredited or be willing to commitment to achieving this as you may need to provide holiday or sickness cover for caseworkers occasionally. You will definitely be highly motivated, inspirational and a resilient manager with leadership potential. You will have initiative, compassion for the client group, loads of common sense and a sense of humour is vital.

Address Line 1
35-39 London Street
Postholder needs own transport
Contract type
Full time
Central Reading
Nick Harborne, Office Manager and Volunteer Coordinator
Main contact telephone
How to apply

Application pack available from: RRSG 35-39 London Street, Reading, RG1 4PS. Phone: 0118 950 5356.  Email: admin@rrsg.org.uk. Web: http://www.rrsg.org.uk/jobs-volunteering. Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Open for applications from
26 February 2018
Closing date for applications
16 March 2018
Scheduled interview date
26 March 2018
Will my application be acknowledged?
We regret that we will only be able to acknowledge applications from shortlisted candidates