The Trust is seeking an exceptional individual to lead the delivery of the Prince’s Trust programmes across Scotland, to fulfil our vision that every young person should have the chance to succeed.
As Country Director for Scotland, you will be responsible for managing a budget in the region of £5.5m and leading a dispersed team comprising colleagues, volunteers and a network of referral and delivery partners, working together to support over 8,000 young people each year to transform their lives by developing the confidence and skills to live, learn and earn.
The Trust has recently published its strategy for 2021-2025, outlining our ambition to give more disadvantaged young people the opportunity to create a better future through employment, education and enterprise. To realise this ambition, you will need to develop and implement plans for growth, engage and motivate your team, have excellent communication skills, build relationships with existing and new partners, including the Scottish Government and have a strong focus on ensuring the Trust is a diverse and inclusive organisation. A genuine and empathetic understanding of the challenges facing local young people is also essential.
Your role is a member of the Delivery Senior Leadership team, working collaboratively with the other Country Directors to ensure consistent high-quality delivery across the United Kingdom, and you’ll be a member of The Trust’s Senior Management Team (SMT), who work closely to achieve the common goal of supporting young people.
To find out more about the role PLease see the Job Description attached.
To apply, please visit our website.
Closing Date: 23:59 on Friday 15th October 2021
First stage interviews are planned for 10th, 11th and 12th November.