Work with us

If you would like to make a difference to the lives of clients living with an acquired brain injury in Sussex, why not consider working for us? You can find our latest vacancies listed here.

Our current vacancies


We have a team of staff based around Sussex working in roles ranging from outreach support, adult social care, counselling and administration. We also have a valued team of volunteers who help with day-to-day activities, as well as volunteer Trustees who help govern and steer the charity.

We welcome any enquiries from people interested in a career in supporting people living with a brain injury.  Full, part-time and sessional vacancies will be advertised here as well as on our social media pages and recruitment websites serving Sussex. If you have a specialist skill or a transferable skill and you want to join our team then let us know. We need you to be a car driver please or to travel reliably to and from work venues.

Volunteer Trustees

Do you live in West Sussex? Can you help lead and develop our specialist charity?

We hope to find new voluntary Trustees with experience in the following areas and will warmly welcome your enquiry:

  • Property or Development
  • HR & People Management
  • Digital and IT
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • NHS and Adult Social Care

Our very special charity supports people living with an acquired brain injury and their family carers. Established for 32 years we need to continue to grow to reach new town communities and help more people in West Sussex.

We would like to hear from people who are dynamic and can inject new ideas, particularly from women and others in LGBTQ and minority ethnic communities.

Can you bring a health, care or business perspective to our decision-making? You may have lived experience of brain injury or be a carer or be from an under-represented background.

For an informal chat or for more information please call our Chair of Trustees, Michael Gaughan on 07796 140 963.

Finance Trustee Role

Do you live in West Sussex? Are you a qualified Accountant? Can you help lead and develop our specialist charity?

We are recruiting a new Finance Trustee, for an informal chat or for more information please call our Chair of Trustees, Michael Gaughan on 07796 140 963.

Volunteers Needed

Join Our Team: Lead Music or Drama Programmes for Brain Injury Survivors

Are you passionate about making a difference through music or drama? Headway Sussex is seeking dedicated individuals to lead engaging Music or Drama programmes for brain injury survivors.

Why Join Us?

  • Make a meaningful impact: Enhance the well-being and quality of life for brain injury survivors through creative expression.
  • Flexible commitment: Short-term or long-term options available to fit your schedule and availability.
  • Professional development: Gain valuable experience and contribute to a supportive community.

How to Apply If you’re interested in joining our team and making a positive difference, please contact us at:

Join us in empowering brain injury survivors through the power of music and drama. Together, we can create a brighter future.

Get Involved

If you’d like to support us and make a difference, why not make a donation, volunteer, sponsor an event or even organise your own? We can’t do what we do without community support. We always need skilled volunteers and welcome anyone keen to fundraise for Headway Sussex.