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Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Brighton Women's Centre

Brighton and Hove and wider Sussex


£29,500 per annum (£36,876 FTE) (Paid)

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If you want to play a key role in a leading women-centered support service that advocates for systems change, then we want to hear from you!

BWC provides holistic services to women and girls with multiple and complex needs across Sussex, supporting women through our Women’s Centre in Brighton and Hove and through our community Women’s Hubs across the county. Support is provided in prison including HMP Bronzefield and HMP East Sutton Park. Our service will also be extending into Kent as of the summer 2021.

Apply to join our Senior Leadership Team today and make a difference to the lives of women, their families, and through them our wider communities.

BWC is looking for an outstanding Chief Operating Officer (COO) to support the Director and lead on trauma informed development and operational issues, ensuring that organisational goals are achieved through effective management practices and that staff are motivated and supported to build strategic, long-term and sustainable services.

We are looking for someone who will sustain and develop BWC’s trauma informed culture of continuous improvement, modelling and sharing the values of the organisation as we work together to support women and children with multiple vulnerabilities. If you have excellent interpersonal skills, a can-do attitude, and the experience and confidence to oversee a wide range of strategic and operational objectives, then we would love to hear from you.

For further information or an informal chat about the COO role please contact Tel; 07702879104.

Salary: £29,500 per annum (£36,876 FTE)
Working hours: 28 hours per week with out of office hours required. Local travel will be expected.
Work location: Brighton and Hove and wider Sussex
Contract Details: Permanent

We actively encourage applications from women from a variety of backgrounds, and with a range of skills and experiences. We are particularly interested to hear from Black, Asian and minority ethnic women and women who have personal experience of the criminal justice system

To apply please visit http:// to download the full job description and and application form or email for more details.

Closing date: 9am 24th May

Interview date: 3rd and 4th June

*This post is restricted to women only as a genuine occupational requirement under Schedule 9 paragraph 1, Equality Act 2010.

Registered Charity: 1003790 Company Limited by Guarantee No: 2601210

Organisation Website:
Visit Brighton Women's Centre website

Application Deadline:
24/05/2021 9:00 am

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