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An exciting opportunity has arisen at Headway Bath & District for a new Chief Executive Officer.


We are entering a new chapter and are looking for a leader with a passion for improving services for those living with acquired brain injuries, and the drive for generating income. You will be working with the Board of Trustees to implement our strategic objectives, develop the charity and a person-centred service for clients in BANES and Wiltshire who have experienced an acquired brain injury.




Responsible to: Chair of Trustees

Responsible for: Team of approx. 10 staff

Location: Headway Bath head office (Fairfield House, Bath BA1 3QJ)

Salary: £38,000 FTE (£22,800 pro rata for 21 hours per week)

Hours: 21 hours per week (hours/days flexible). Hybrid working with some office-based, remote working and travel across BANES and Wiltshire.

Job Type: Permanent position, subject to successful probationary period.

Job benefits: 28 days annual leave pro rata (including bank holidays), time off in lieu, pension scheme, training opportunities.

*This post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance

*A car driver with access to own vehicle is required for this post

Closing date: Monday 11th December 2023, 5pm. 




To lead the charity on a day-to-day basis, co-ordinate and manage the services provided by Headway Bath to meet objectives within contracts and grant provisions. To develop and implement strategy and develop external relationships.



We are seeking someone who is dynamic, self-motivated, and highly organised who can confidently lead and develop the charity.


Strong management and leadership skills will be required. Whilst experience of working in the brain injury field is desirable, it is not essential, and we can provide training and support to develop skills in this area.


The successful candidate will need to be IT literate, experienced in income generation, managing finances and possess good all round financial and business acumen. You will be offered ongoing support from the Chair and Board of Trustees, as well as network support staff from Headway UK, whom we are affiliated to.


To view the full Job Description with Person Spec and a copy of the Application Form please visit our jobs page here: Headway Bath | Join Our Team


If you would like an informal chat about the role, please contact our Chair of Trustees Louise Hawkins on email at, or call 07794 829 885

Chief Executive Officer


£38,000 FTE (£22,800 pro rata for 21 hours per week)


21 hours per week

Contract Type:

Part time, permanent


Hybrid working with some office-based (BA1 3QJ), remote working and travel across BANES and Wiltshire.

Close Date:

Monday, 11 December 2023

Email Contact:

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