Youth Charity Chief Executive & Outdoor Activity Centre Manager
Salary Range: £35-40k
Walton Firs is a successful and growing residential and outdoor activity centre for young people, set in 36 acres near Cobham in Surrey. The Centre is owned and managed by the Walton Firs Foundation, a charity founded in 2008 to retain and maintain the Centre and facilities for young people.
We are looking to appoint a dynamic individual to join the current team of staff and volunteers. As well as acting as the Chief Executive for the Charity, you will take the lead role in future development of the Centre. This is a challenging role requiring strong administrative, marketing and commercial skills, combined with significant experience of working within an outdoor activity or educational setting contributing directly to the training and development of young people.
The successful candidate will report directly to the Board of Trustees, take overall responsibility for effective commercial management of the Centre, maintain close links with both the sponsors and supporters whilst focusing on the further development and enhancement of facilities. The applicant will need to be a natural, strong, confident leader with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
If you have the ability and knowledge to fulfil this role, and the desire to lead the Charity through the next stage of it’s exciting future we would like to hear from you.
Please send a letter of application accompanied by your CV and two references to:
Walton Firs Foundation