Head of Neurodiversity

Scotland, Edinburgh
£ Competitive
16 Sep 2020
14 Oct 2020
JN -092020-143472
Janet Mcbride
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Neurodiversity
The Donaldson Trust, Linlithgow
£ Competitive

The Donaldson Trust is committed to promoting and encouraging children and young people with additional support needs to realise their full potential.

The vision is to be the most respected organisation in Scotland for the services offered to people with sensory impairments and neurodiversities. To support us on this journey, we require the best people to help us realise our aims of being relevant, vibrant and sustainable.

We aim to be the national body for neurodiversity within Scotland and in this role, you will develop, design and lead the strategic development and expansion of the Trust's neurodiverse services.

You will have responsibility for ensuring continued growth and sustainability through activity such as policy development and income generation.

With a flair for partnership working and making connections, you and your team will build operational and strategic relationships with stakeholders and partners so that we can develop the understanding of neurodiversity and improve the lives and experiences of children and young people.

You will be able to work strategically and operationally have a proven track record of translating strategy and values into everyday actions. Key to this is your enthusiasm for what you do and your determination to make a difference.

You may have held leadership roles where you have worked with local authorities, commissioners and other organisations, and bring with you your professional skills and experience that can add value to our services, our approach and ultimately to the people we support.

To apply for the post, please send a tailored CV and covering letter to scotlandexecutive@badenochandclark.com

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