£60,000 - £65,000 yearly
The Children's Trust Tadworth KT20, UK
Feb 15, 2019Permanent
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated Head of I.T. & Transformation to join our I.T. Team here at The Children’s Trust. This role will require the successful candidate to take charge of a busy I.T. department, responsible for a user base of over 800, whilst taking the helm in shaping the I.T. and digital infrastructure roadmap for the next five years. Knowing what it takes to deliver a high quality I.T. service, as well as leading on strategic I.T. programmes, you will possess a sound knowledge of I.T. service standards and an excellent understanding of how I.T. can be used to drive forward transformational change in an organisation. With experience of working in a complex environment, across a large and diverse workforce, you will be exceptionally organised with a high-level of attention to detail. You will naturally possess excellent inter-personal skills, and an ability to consult and positively engage with key stakeholders across the organisation. Ensuring day to day I.T. operational services are delivered with high availability and in line with recognised service standards, whilst also looking ahead and developing a team that is fit for the future is key. It is an exciting time to be joining The Children’s Trust, with several I.T. systems projects initiated this year and with more large scale programmes to follow, we are seeking a candidate who wants to join the team and help use technology to improve the performance of the organisation and subsequently, how we deliver our services. The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with acquired brain injury, providing expert rehabilitation, education, therapy and care at our national specialist centre in Tadworth, and to children and their families across the UK, via our Brain Injury Community Service. Boasting a beautiful 24-acre site in Surrey, we are located just outside of London, close to the M25 (accessible via Junction 8, A217 to Tadworth) and easily accessible via National Rail, by way of: Clapham Junction, Sutton and Epsom. The work we do is highly rewarding, and in addition to an attractive salary, we offer a valuable range of benefits, including: free on-site parking; subsidised cafeteria; on-site staff accommodation (subject to availability); the ability to retain your NHS pension (where applicable) or the opportunity to join an alternative scheme; and the opportunity to develop and implement your expertise in an environment that is as unusual in its beautiful historic nature, as it is unique in its state-of-the-art facilities. The Children’s Trust is fully committed to protecting children and young people. All posts at The Children's Trust are subject to an enhanced DBS check. If you are applying to The Children's Trust, and are already registered with the DBS update service, this will speed up the recruitment process significantly. We are an equal opportunities employer, and welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disabilities, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation, or age.