At Havens Hospices, we are passionate about caring for children, young people and adults with complex or incurable conditions. Our specialist Care Teams can support them and their family living throughout illness, death and bereavement, in the comfort of their own home and through our hospice services, Fair Havens, The J’s and Little Havens.
As Head Organisational Development & People you will join our talented Leadership Team and transform our workplace culture. You will provide strategic advice, guidance and leadership across the charity in Human Resources, Learning & Development and Volunteer Services. You will lead your team to attract and secure new talent and build on employee engagement initiatives whilst remaining focussed on the charity’s Vision, Values and Strategic objectives.
Although you may not be giving direct care to our families, this role will have a direct effect on our palliative and supportive care. By making the most of every day you work at Havens Hospices you’ll be ‘Making every day count’ for those who need us most.
You will bring:
As an employer Havens is committed to Fairness, Respect, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Engagement. It is at the heart of everything we do: as a care provider, an employer and a place to volunteer.
As an organisation, we’re committed to having an inclusive working environment that respects and welcomes people from all backgrounds and abilities. In order to create this environment, we are committed to FREDIE and Quality Improvement initiatives. Quality Improvement is intended to support us all in our dual responsibilities of maintaining quality of care, and continuously improving care, so we are always striving for the best.
For an informal chat about this role please contact Vicki Peterson, Recruitment Officer, 07970 084383.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Standard Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.Full job specification
In return, you will receive a competitive salary package with supporting benefits: