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Top job! Director of Programmes

  • Full time
  • £60,000 – £65,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 20th March 2023

  • Advertised from 2nd March 2023


The Director of Programmes will support the Chief Executive and Board to ensure that Right There continues to innovate and improve our programmes by creating, implementing and delivering the best possible support for people whatever their situation.

With experience in leading high performing teams and delivering excellence, you will lead the strategic development and operational delivery of Right There’s programme of front-line services. Embedding best practice, you will ensure our programmes deliver the right support, in the right place, at the right time for people who need us most.

The Director of Programmes will play a critical role in building both our sustainability and reputation by maintaining, extending and expanding our programmes. Ensuring strong co-production to inform all programme design and development activities, you will play a direct role in ensuring everyone we work with has the opportunity to realise their potential and create a safe, supportive place to call home.

Working with people experiencing, or at risk of, homelessness and children and families who are going through a difficult time, you will lead our colleagues across all programmes as they deliver our mission.

You will build strong, trusted relationships with colleagues and establish networks and relationships with a broad range of agencies, partners and stakeholders.

As an active member of the Leadership Team, the Director of Programmes will embody the values of Right There and work collaboratively and directly contribute to the development of strategies and operational plans that ensure the achievement of Right There’s key strategy priorities.

NB: As an organisation Right There embrace agile working and whilst their headquarters are in Glasgow, they have programmes across Scotland. The successful candidate would be expected to visit our programmes and there is not a requirement that they would need to be based full-time in Glasgow.

Application notes

Interested candidates should provide a CV and cover letter, outlining their interest and suitability to

Closing date: Monday 20th March