Would you like to lead the team at Action for Stammering Children as the new CEO?

The Action for Stammering Youth Panel, during their away day in Oxford.

Would you like to help children who stammer to achieve their full potential? Do you know your way around the charity world and have the leadership skills and strategic thinking to help us achieve even more during these challenging times?

If so, you could be the right person to become the next Chief Executive of Action for Stammering Children.

Action for Stammering Children is the charity which funds the Michael Palin Centre and life changing therapy and advice nationwide for children and young people who stammer and their families. 

Join us and you would be warmly welcomed by an active and engaged Board of Trustees, a small and dedicated staff team and a Charity with thirty years of success. You would work also work closely with the brilliant team at the Michael Palin Centre for Stammering Children which the Charity opened in 1993 and continues to fund to this day.

Your mission would be to become an enthusiastic and widely respected ambassador for the Charity, across national media, to our stakeholders and funders as well as our wonderful supporters. You will need to ensure that the Charity not only meets all its legal duties, strategic aims and charitable objectives but also finds innovative and creative ways to support even more of the 150,000 children who stammer in the UK.

To apply for the role of CEO, please download the appointment brief below, where you will find the job description, duties and person specification. Please send in your CV and a cover letter to Dame Jane Roberts at [email protected], highlighting why you would be a good fit for this role and the Charity.

The deadline for applications is 5pm on the 11th February 2022.

Interviews to be held on the w/c 2nd March.

To arrange an informal conversation with our retiring chief executive Steven Gauge you are welcome to email [email protected]

Please note that this job will be based from our offices in the Michael Palin Centre, Clerkenwell, London, EC1R 0JG.


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