Head of Partnerships and Development

Head of Partnerships and Development

£40,000 - £50,500

Full-time 35 hours per week

Our Head of Partnerships and Development sits within the management team of High Trees, taking leadership to ensure the strategic ambitions of our work on partnership working, promoting effective collaboration and best practice in the sector are realised, through both direct contract & funded programme management and through consultancy work.

High Trees has considerable experience of developing and leading long term partnerships with other organisations in the voluntary sector.

This role will help us ensure that this work both continues and expands and that we are able to share our learning and best practice with the sector as a whole beyond the reach of the partnerships we are directly involved in.

A key part of our work within our partnerships is that of sharing our learning and supporting other organisation to build their capacity and approaches to collaborative working through the development of a range of tools and resourcesto share with other organisations to support collaborative working practices and system change, and, via this role and the newly created role of Capacity Building Officer which sits within the Partnerships & Development Team, will now be able to further focus on capacity building other organisations.

High Trees are at an exciting juncture in this area as we look to further evolve our partnerships and another key feature of this role will be overseeing the incubation and strategic ambitions of some of our key partnerships, including Building Young Brixton which in its sixth year of operation and is now taking the steps to develop a longer term plan for its sustainability.

Overseeing the Building Young Brixton Partnership Manager, and a small dedicated BYB Team, you will ensure that our plans to ensure the partnerships future are realised.

Alongside the work in this area that is directly grant funded and concentrated on providing this support


  • Location: SW2 2NS
  • Salary: 40000-50500 Per Annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Career Kinetics
  • Posted: 13-May-2022
  • Posted on: jobit.co.uk