Deaf Direct CEO - Worcester

Deaf Direct
West Midlands
16 Jul 2017
26 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Deaf Direct is a local charitable company that has worked with and for deaf and hard of hearing people since 1927. We provide a range of services to deaf and hard of hearing people, family members and carers, and professionals and other organisations in Herefordshire, Oxfordshire, Worcestershire and surrounding areas.

As a deaf-led registered charitable company we are independent of the statutory sector and able to fully advocate for local needs. All our activities are undertaken to further our charitable purposes for the public benefit.

We are now looking for a Chief Executive who will provide dynamic leadership to the charity. Someone who will work with the Board of Trustees to ensure Deaf Direct delivers its services to a high standard, maintains its reputation and executes the strategy in place.

The organisation faces a range of challenges and we are seeking a progressive individual who can develop the organisation and the services it offers further - someone who is forward-thinking and commercially-minded, able to spot opportunities and develop relationships with key stakeholders. Ideally someone who has knowledge of the issues facing deaf and hard of hearing people.

Deaf Direct CEO - Worcester
Permanent & Full Time (37.5 hours per week).
Salary: GBP45,000 - GBP50,000 per annum.

Closing date - Monday 31st July 2017.

Interviews to be held during the first 2 weeks of August.

Please also see the attached Job Description for further information regarding the role and the type of individual we are looking for.

Please apply online for this role with your CV with and a covering letter detailing your salary expectations.

Please check your email for confirmation that your application has been received and to follow further instructions if applicable.