Job Vacancy – General Manager (Full-time)

Job Details

Post: General Manager (Full-time)
Wage: £32,000-35,000 according to experience
Based at: Cumbria Deaf Association, Castle Street, Kendal
Closing date for applications: Friday 7 August 2020

Job Description

Cumbia Deaf Association is recruiting for a new General Manager to take over from the current Acting General Manager. Reporting to the Board of Trustees, the post will be responsible for all aspects of running the charity, based in our Kendal office. Responsibilities include day-to-day management of existing service contracts, staff – including volunteers – and financial aspects.

In addition to day-to-day tasks, the role will include fostering existing and forging new relationships with associated organisations e.g. health, education, and other charitable institutions to widen the scope of the work.

Successful applicants must have proven management skills, ideally in a charity, health or care setting. Experience of working with the d/Deaf or hard of hearing is preferred but not essential.

Some travel to Carlisle and/or Barrow may be required to attend meetings, but travel costs will be reimbursed.

Full Job Description – PDF Download (198 KB)

Application Forms

For the Microsoft Word download files, please save the file to your computer and open from the location you saved it to.

Application Form – PDF Download (132 KB)
Application Form – Microsoft Word Download (71 KB)

Personal Medical Form – PDF Download (78 KB)
Personal Medical Form – Microsoft Word Download (54 KB)

Declaration in Respect of Criminal Convictions – PDF Download (63 KB)
Declaration in Respect of Criminal Convictions – Microsoft Word Download (53 KB)

How to Apply

Please complete the application forms and return them to:

Mrs Renée Wilkinson
Address: Cumbria Deaf Association, Tannery Road, Harraby Green Business Park, Carlisle, CA1 2SS
Email: renee.wilkinson@cumbriadeaf.org.uk