An Opportunity to Lead an Energetic Dedicated Team
in the Charity Sector in South Tyneside

Employer: Churches Together in South Tyneside
Contract Type: Fixed-term  funding has been secured for the next two years
Hours: Part-time  21 hours per week (with some flexible working)
Application Deadline: Wednesday July 14th at 5 pm
Interview Date: Monday July 26th
Based: Home based
Fixed Salary: £22,659 p.a. + workplace pension 5% (£37,000 f.t.e)

Churches Together in South Tyneside is a registered charity, dedicated to improving the lives of disadvantaged and lonely people. Churches Together runs three successful projects:

  • Happy at Home a project that supports lonely elderly people.
  • Street Angels a project that supports people in the nightlife economy in South Shields.
  • Nurturing Dementia a project that supports carers and those affected by dementia.

In addition, we run with KEY another charity a project called Key2Life, which aims to alleviate poverty. It includes a Food Bank, ‘Food and Fun’ holiday programme and School uniforms 4 All.

We are a small organisation whose people are the key to our success. We have ambitious plans for our future and for these, we need a person that is passionate about the work that we do, who understands our values and believes in our mission, who will work with us to grow our services across South Tyneside.

To support us in this, we are seeking an experienced person, to collaborate with our Project Leaders and creative talented teams on the delivery of our programmes, to ensure that project targets are achieved and that our service provision continues to meet our high standards and the needs of our beneficiaries and stakeholders.

You will have experience and a track record in performance and people management and will work alongside the Trustees to support the development and growth of the charity. You will have the ability to be innovative and creative in your approach, and the people skills and confidence to motivate a team of staff and volunteers to exceed expectations in delivering our services.

For full details and an Application Pack, visit our website:

Applications to be returned to:

For more information and an informal conversation about the post, contact:

t: 0330 122 1243


Hours of Business: 9 - 5 Monday to Friday

Website Access 24/7

Representing 70 churches: Anglican, Baptist, Independent, Independent Methodist, Methodist, Roman Catholic, United Reformed

Registered Charity Number: 1153612

Happy at Home South Tyneside is a voluntary organisation and part of the Churches Together in South Tyneside charity.  We never charge for our services and are not associated with any other organisation that uses the style “Happy at Home”