Deputy Director for The Bungalow Partnership

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Contract Type: Permanent

Role Type: Employment

Hours: Full time

Application deadline:

Based: Middlesbrough

Salary: £34,950 Per Annum

Salary Type: Fixed Salary

Location: Teesside

Role description: Manager

The Bungalow Partnership is a successful registered charity providing a wide range of therapeutic support and working extensively with children, young people, adults, families, and carers across the Tees Valley.  The Trustees are seeking to appoint a Deputy Director to join their team of highly experienced professionals, who is able to evidence considerable experience in managing a therapeutic team and is able to demonstrate effective and efficient operational management, have a strong background in safeguarding, along with experience of working with/ alongside education and social care systems.   


You will be responsible for the management of school contracts and referral processing and ensuring positive relationships are maintained with each of our partner schools.  Experience in contract management, safeguarding, working in partnership with Local Authority partners and quality control of casefile records is essential. 


A working knowledge of local and national legislation and guidance on working with children, young people and families is essential, as is up to date training and experience in regard to developmental trauma, ACES, child development and therapeutic approaches.  Knowledge of GDPR, Health & Safety Regulations and data protection is also required.  Experience in processing and managing client contracts and confidential records is essential.  You will need to be proficient in managing a busy team who work remotely across Teesside, have experience in working with a wide range of external partners, stakeholders and agencies and have exceptional planning, organisational, and time management skills.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills, a strong awareness for confidentiality and professionalism and a strong sense of emotional intelligence are essential.

Experience and success in fundraising, bid writing and Monitoring is essential.

We are committed to protecting and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is working in regulated activity. If you are successful we will undertake additional recruitment checks which will include a check to see if you have had any criminal convictions, a check of police information and we will check the barred list(s). It is a criminal offence for a barred individual to apply for a job in regulated activity.  As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

Application packs are available by emailing us at:



Closing Date for applications: 24th November 2023

Shortlist Applications: Week commencing: 4th December 2023

Interviews: Week commencing: 11th December 2023


Applications to be emailed to by 12.00noon, 24th November 2023

The Bungalow Partnership

Rose Wood Academy, The Garth, Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough TS8 0UG

Telephone:  01642 595363

Charity No: 1160501


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