Job Title: Operations Manager
Salary: £30,000 p/a
Reports to: Chairman (Trustees)
Based at: 25 Hill Street, Newport NP20 1LZ
Eden Gate is a small Newport-based homeless charity reaching out to people who are experiencing homelessness in the city and surrounding areas. The charity was formed in November 2013 and has seen steady development and extension of our services since this time. Our work includes various forms of outreach and engagement including emergency accommodation and drop-in services for those in need. Eden Gate is a charity with a Christian ethos and as such our Faith motivates us to do what we do.
Eden Gate are looking for an Operations Manager who will work closely with Newport City Council, local churches and other key stakeholders. As Operations Manager you will be reaching out to some of the city’s most marginalised people. The postholder will lead, direct and manage the small team of employees and volunteers, services and operations, to a high standard, across the organisation, representing the charity at a senior and strategic level with external partners. The postholder will report directly to the trustees, supporting and building strategic direction for the charity. The successful individual will be responsible for attending strategic meetings, responding to opportunities, developing contacts, strong relationships and partnerships, as well as contributing to strategic planning and development.
Please note: this role carries a genuine occupational requirement that the post holder be a committed Christian. The role involves working with local churches and providing pastoral support to staff and service users.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact Marc Hepton on 01633243235.
The closing Date for applications is 5pm, Sunday 13th June 2021 with interviews being held week commencing 14th June 2021.