About The Lucy Faithfull Foundation The Lucy Faithfull Foundation believes that child sexual abuse is preventable and that we can have a society where children are free from sexual abuse and exploitation. Our purpose is to safeguard children and young people from sexual abuse by preventing it and responding to it. The Foundation is the only UK wide charity dedicated to reducing the risk of children being sexually abuse and have been doing so for 25 years. We work with entire families that have been affected by child sexual abuse, including adult male and female abusers, young people with inappropriate sexual behaviours, victims of abuse and other family members. About the Role We are looking to recruit an Operations Director to be based at our Epsom office bringing passion and commitment to help us develop and plan the future strategic direction of the Foundation. An an influential member of the management team you will be instrumental in maintaining the quality of the operational delivery of our client services ensuring they meet key performance indicators and are delivered on budget. The role will also involve contributing to applications for charitable funding and providing outcomes for progress reports. Overseeing the timely project management of government initiatives and ensuring the desired outcomes are delivered. This may include developing and sustaining key strategic partnerships and networks. Applicants must be passionate about the prevention of child sexual abuse, have a comprehensive knowledge of child protection along with a recognised professional qualification. Key Responsibilities Strategic Setting the clinical strategic direction of the Foundation with the senior management team Contribute to the Foundation's objectives to influence policy nationally and internationally Sustain and create strategic partnerships and networks to support the work of the Foundation and Stop it Now UK and Ireland Collect and measure outcomes to evidence the impact of our services and provide direction for new and innovative approaches to the prevention of child sexual abuse Provider regular operational updates to the Board of Trustees. Budget Agree aims and objectives for the forthcoming year for all projects and services Work with the Finance Director to set budgeted costs for the staff resource and any other costs required Agree income targets for staff with Finance Director Identify risk of under/over achieving budget Monitor projects and services to ensure that the budget is delivered and opportunities and risks are managed in consultation with CEO and Trustees. Management To oversee and manage aspects of the day to day running of the Foundation's offices, team, projects and services To maintain and develop the quality of service delivery throughout the Foundation Ensure the effective and efficient delivery of services to a high standard Responsibility for ensuring the Foundation is outcome focused and goals are achieved in expanding its reach Contribute to the Foundation's compliance with health and safety and data protection policies and procedures relating to services and activities. Supervision of staff Provide regular supervision to clinical managers Regularly undertake appraisal and review progress to agreed goals Liaise with HR to ensure robust policies and procedures are embedded to ensure staff wellbeing and statutory obligations are fairly and appropriately applied particularly in respect of diversity, recruitment, absence management and performance. Evaluation Have oversight for the evaluation of the Foundation's projects and services Ensure that personal outcomes and impact are central to the evaluation of interventions. Reporting Have oversight for the quality assurance of all reports to agencies and to funders Provide written reports back to funders on expenditure and performance of projects as required Ensure that all interim and final reports are duly provided to funders within agreed timescales and according to agreed conditions. Communications Represent at conferences, seminars and other events on the work of the Foundation and Stop it Now Present to stakeholders on outcomes and impact of our services and associated matters As a spokesperson for the Foundation and Stop it Now with the assistance of the Media Manager, make statements on relevant matters as required.