Executive Assistant Vacancy

We are looking for an enthusiastic Executive Assistant with an interest in the welfare of people with acquired brain injury (ABI) to take on a new role at Headway Surrey.

Headway Surrey provides cognitive rehabilitation, support and services for those affected by brain injury in Surrey. Set up in 1985 and formally established in 1994, we are at an exciting moment in our history, with a new Chair starting in October 2019, celebrating 10 years in our HQ, and looking ahead to what we can aspire to achieve in the next 10 years.  The CEO is looking for an Executive Assistant who can support her with a range of tasks to allow her to meet the progressive new plans of the team at Headway Surrey, the Fundraising Strategy and Executive Strategy.  

The role is based in Guildford, full-time, 8am-4pm or 9am-5pm, slightly flexible to allow occasional weekend/evening hours, offering 25 days holiday, salary range £17,000-£25,000 depending on experience.    You will enjoy a varied role and the opportunity to learn more about how the brain can make new neural pathways with the correct cognitive rehabilitation therapy.  

If you would like to help make a difference to the lives of adults living with brain injuries and help our small team of passionate and dedicated professionals we would love to hear from you. 

To apply: Please send a C.V. and covering letter indicating why you are interested in this opportunity, and what you would bring to the role: to CEO Sonja Freebody 

Application deadline: 14th October 2019

Interviews: 22nd October 2019

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Headway Surrey is a Registered Charity. Registered Charity Number: 1046863. A Company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in England Number: 2991672 Headway Surrey, Headway House, North Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 9PU

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