Clear Sky Children’s Charity are leaders in providing Play & Creative Arts Therapy through schools, supporting over 400 children through one-to-one therapy across the South of England, as well as providing successful parenting programmes and professional training for school staff.
We are in an exciting period of growth at the moment and looking to extend our work into the Thames Valley and surrounding counties. This means that we are looking to recruit new members to the team who share our passion to help children who have experienced trauma and embody our values.
For a Play & Creative Arts Therapist Job Description, please click here. To apply to join our therapy team, please complete the application form along with a covering letter including how you feel you fit in with Clear Sky’s Rainbow Values (below) to [email protected].
At Clear Sky Towers we have been working hard on our three year growth plan for a little while now and scoping out the future of the charity. The exciting news is that our ambitions see us scaling up our work to reach more children and families across the UK, focusing firstly on the South East and then beyond!
We have a brilliant, dedicated team at Head Office who make the magic happen at Clear Sky, but we need one more person…
We are now looking for a full time Charity Director to drive Clear Sky forward with our growth plan. We are looking for someone with bags of drive, enthusiasm and passion for our work who can help us step it up to the next level.
This role will be working closely alongside Sophia Giblin who steps from CEO into an ambassadorial role as Founder, using her therapeutic skills to add value to our work and sharing the story of Clear Sky far and wide to build our profile.
You can find the full job description for the Charity Director role here, which outlines the exact skills and experience we are seeking from our ideal candidate. In a nutshell the role involves…
- Driving growth and scale
- Strategic direction
- Leadership & team management
- Boosting the charity profile
- Financial management
We are looking for someone with entrepreneurial spark who has experience of successfully taking something from concept stage to fully realised.
The role offers the right candidate an incredibly rewarding experience working within a charity that has a deep and genuine passion to support the welfare of children. Our new Charity Director will be giving back to the children of this world on a daily basis through their efforts in the role. Not only is the role a rewarding one, but you also get to work closely with a brilliant team of passionate individuals. Our team ranges from our dynamic Trustee board, to our executive team of marketeers, fundraisers and admin staff, to our amazing team of creative therapists who do the work each day with children and families in need.
Interested? Then we want you to apply for this role!
To apply please complete our Clear Sky Job Application Form which can be downloaded here, and send it back along with a covering letter detailing why you believe that you are a great fit for this position. The covering letter should demonstrate to us how you fit with Clear Sky’s Rainbow Values below.
Interviews will take place at our Head Office in Little Wittenham, South Oxfordshire, and there will be a two stage process. The first interviews will be with Sophia Giblin and Lisa McLaughlin, and then those invited for second interviews will also meet a member of the Trustee board.
Please email your applications and covering letters to [email protected] before 25th June 2018.
Clear Sky’s Rainbow Values
- We are a mindful team
- We let every child shine
- We create safe spaces
- We are playful
- We never, ever give up
We are proud of the work we do to support children in need here at Clear Sky and recognise that having a dynamic and supportive team in place is key to transforming even more children’s lives.