Working With Us

Here at the Child Brain Injury Trust, we pride ourselves on having a dedicated and hardworking team of staff and volunteers who work tirelessly every day to promote the charity and support children, young people, their families cope with acquired brain injury. We are also a proud to be the first point of contact for professionals, looking for advice and information to help them support the young people they work with.

If you are interested in working with our dedicated team of staff, please review the available vacancies below or check out our volunteering page.

Please note, we do not respond to unsolicited approaches from recruitment agencies or media.

 

Trusts & Foundations Fundraising Officer Scotland

Part Time (3 days per week/ 21 hours per week)
Location: Homebased, or if successful candidate lives in Edinburgh, can be office based in charity’s office based in Leith.
Salary: £25,000 pro rata per annum

Brief Description

The Child Brain Injury Trust is looking to recruit a part-time Trusts & Foundations Fundraising Officer for Scotland to work alongside a Regional Fundraising Officer who is responsible for all other income types. The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience in working in a similar role for another charity or body and will have a good understanding of the needs of a small organisation. The successful candidate must have the ability to create a compelling case for support and a passion for research to reach an annual target of approximately £80,000 from this vital funding source. Attention to detail, financial planning and the ability to work to deadlines are a pre-requisite.

To find out more, please view the application information and job description here

To apply for the role, please send your CV and a covering letter to rachelparsons@cbituk.org The deadline is Friday 28th April 2017, with interviews taking place on Thursday 18th May 2017 at the offices of our corporate supporters, Tilney Financial Planning, 25 Melville Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7PE. It is anticipated that candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified by Friday 5th May by email.

If you have any queries regarding the post, please contact me by email at rachelparsons@cbituk.org

Thank you for your interest in this post, and I look forward to receiving your application

The Child Brain Injury Trust implements child protection, confidentiality and equal opportunities policies

Closing Date for all posts:      9am Friday 28th April 2017

Interview dates:                 On Thursday 18th May 2017

 

Regional Child & Family Support Coordinator

Full Time
Location: Home based close to Manchester. (with regular travel throughout the region)
Starting Salary: £22,000

The Child Brain Injury Trust has an exciting post available for a talented individual in the Greater Manchester region.

Do you have experience of working with families in a community setting?

Do you have an interest in helping find solutions for families in difficult circumstances?

Do you have excellent networking skills?

You will build a regional support project for children/young people who have been affected by acquired brain injury (ABI), and their families, working with the team at Manchester Children’s Hospital and surrounding community hospitals to establish effective referral pathways and provide emotional and practical support to help families move towards self-management of their condition.  The post will be include regular travel throughout the North West.

You will need an understanding of building effective support networks locally, working across statutory, voluntary and community sectors to build effective support pathways for children/young people.  If you have excellent organisational skills and the ability to work with minimum supervision we are keen to hear from you.  You will need to be empathetic, patient and organised, able to engage children/young people and, above all, treat people with respect and dignity at all times.  If this sounds like you we want to hear from you.  Knowledge and experience of working with children/young people with ABI is also a distinct advantage, but full training will be provided.

To find out more, please view the application information here and job description here

Application Process

Application is by submitting a detailed CV and covering letter, outlining your interest in the role and mapping your knowledge, skills and experience to the job description and person specification.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Lucy Perkins on 07881228004.

All applications should be sent to the following email address by 9am Tuesday 2 May 2017:  info@cbituk.org

The Child Brain Injury Trust implements child protection, confidentiality and equal opportunities policies

Closing Date for all posts:      9am Tuesday 2nd May 2017

Interview dates:                     17th May 2017

 

Regional Child & Family Support Coordinator

Full Time
Location: London (Home based) (with regular travel throughout the region)
Starting Salary: £22,000 plus £2,000 London Weighting

The Child Brain Injury Trust has some exciting news! We will officially be launching our services in London in 2017 and we have two roles available for talented individuals to join our Child & Family Support team.
The Regional Child & Family Support Coordinator will be based in the South of London, within easy commuting distance of children’s Major Trauma Units (MTUs) at St Georges and Kings College hospitals. They will build a regional support project for children/young people who have been affected by acquired brain injury (ABI), and their families, working with the team at the MTUs to provide emotional and practical support and help families move towards self-management of their condition.
The Community Child & Family Support Coordinator can be based anywhere in London, and will and will work with the Regional Coordinators to build a network of professionals and routes to support to ensure all children/young people affected by childhood acquired brain injury, and their family, are able to access the support they need at the time they need it.
These are varied and exciting posts for the right individuals where no two days are the same! Those applying will need excellent communication skills, an understanding of how to build effective support networks locally, working across statutory, voluntary and community sectors to build effective support pathways for children/young people. If you are adaptable, solution focused, have excellent organisational skills and the ability to work with minimum supervision we are keen to hear from you. You will need to be empathetic, able to engage children/young people and, above all, treat people with respect and dignity at all times.
If this sounds like you we want to hear from you. Knowledge and experience of working with children/young people with ABI is also a distinct advantage, but full training will be provided.

To find out more, please view the application information here

Regional Child & Family Support Coordinator job description here 

Community Child & Family Support Coordinator job description here 

Application Process Application is by submitting a detailed CV and covering letter, outlining your interest in the role and mapping your knowledge, skills and experience to the job description and person specification.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact the Director of Services & Innovation, Theresa Pass by email TheresaPass@cbituk.org to arrange an appropriate time.

All applications should be sent to the following email address by 9am Wednesday 10 May 2017: info@cbituk.org
Full application details can be found on our website at: http://childbraininjurytrust.org.uk/about/vacancies/ The Child Brain Injury Trust implements child protection, confidentiality and equal opportunities policies.

Closing Date for all posts: 9am Wednesday 10 May 2017 Interview dates: 23/24 May 2017

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