Chief Executive Designate

£35k rising to £40k after 6 months

Location: Basildon, Essex

To lead the strategic development of “Pregnancy Pals and Birth Buddies” in South Essex as it begins an exciting new chapter.

Parents 1st specialises in volunteering and peer support during pregnancy, labour and birth, and the early months of becoming a parent. The benefits can be life changing for both the volunteers and the vulnerable parents they support.

This new post offers an ideal opportunity for development into your first Chief Executive role. You will work alongside the current Chief Executive towards full responsibility, within 6 months of appointment, for the overall management of the local Parents 1st South Essex Charity, ensuring the highest standards of health, parenting and business practice.

You will be passionate about the power of peer support during pregnancy, birth and beyond. Your ability to motivate and inspire others will be second to none.

This is a full-time post. In recognition of the dual role of this post, covering both maternity care/parenting expertise and business management, the trustees will consider job share applications.

Closing date: Monday 26th November
Interviews week beginning 3rd December

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Parents 1st embraces diversity and welcomes applications from all backgrounds and all parts of the community.