Camden Disability Action seeks
Chief Executive Officer–
Camden Disability Action and Camden Centre for Independent Living.
Salary: Full Time. £40,000 per year.
Camden Disability Action (CDA), is a disabled people’s user led organisation – an organisation run and controlled by disabled people. CDA is the lead organisation for a local consortium that has won the tender to develop and run the Camden Centre for Independent Living in Camden. (CCIL).
CCIL will provide the borough’s disabled people with a major opportunity to increase their choice and control over the shape of services. It will also become a major arena for inclusion, employment and innovation where disabled people create new and better services and opportunities together.
CDA and the CCIL Committee are now looking for an enthusiastic and experienced leader who excels at working with people and preferably has experience in the disability and/or civil society sectors. The post holder will have excellent relationship building skills, experience of project management, managing staff and volunteers, raising funds, negotiating with commissioners and setting up a new organisation in a brand new building.
This service is run for disabled people and is therefore restricted to disabled applicants under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Paragraph 1. The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act
Closing Date: Friday, 24 November, 2017
Interviews: w/c beginning 11 December 2017