We are recruiting for a temporary National Director for a high profile health charity for their Northern Ireland office Immediate start !
Support the delivery of the NI Strategic Framework for improved outcomes for people living with the the health condition in NI
Develop and deliver the UK strategy for NI so that it is in line with the new organisation strategy but also responsive to local needs and issues
Influence and deliver change in policy and practice both nationally and locally so that people with the issue have better health and quality of life outcomes. This includes strategically deploying a full range of influencing tools campaigns, media, lobbying, policy work, partnerships, public engagement and quiet diplomacy
Manage the National Advisory Council committee so that it supports the NI team in delivering change.
Promote UKs recommendations for care and facilitate the monitoring of these standards
Develop in conjunction with the central team, the strategy for engaging with local and their representative organisations so that we support, educate and challenge to deliver high quality care for people living with the health issue
Raise awareness of the health issue within NI so that people are aware of the condition and can take appropriate action and so that people in influence make appropriate policies
Lead the strategy for volunteer growth in NI so that groups and individual volunteers are actively engaged with UK strategy and so that we grow the support we can provide people with diabetes at a local level
Manage the day to day running of the NI office including managing the annual income and expenditure for UK NI
Strong leadership and building and sustaining high performing teams
Strong strategic thinking and influencing both at a national and at a local level to make change happen; strong ability to decide on influencing targets and to drive strong planning and delivery and measurement of impact
Bringing in resources through effective cross team working and through external engagement; and proven track record of managing budgets and resources effectively
Stakeholder management, building strong partnerships that deliver change
Knowledge of health related issues (desirable)
Knowledge of the Northern Ireland Health Service and voluntary sector (desirable)
Dealing with the media (desirable)
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.
We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.
Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.