Project Coordinator - Business Start-Up
37.5hrs per week
Our client's vision is that everyone has a place to call home and can fulfil their hopes and ambitions.
Our client is looking to recruit a Business Start-up Coordinator to support clients to develop skills for sustainable employment. The role requires project management, coordination and continued implementation of the Business Start-up Self-Employment Programme (BEES Academy). As well as leading and managing a team of volunteers. You will also provide those at risk or directly affected by homelessness with an opportunity to gain financial independence, confidence and self-esteem through self-employment.
To be successful you will have experience of coordinating, developing and successfully implementing a business related employment/self-employment programme. You will also have experience working with and being able to support clients from a vulnerable background. Other requirements include experience of line managing people and of effective stakeholder and partnership working.
In return, they offer a range of benefits including a pension scheme, staff discounts scheme and flexible working to help you maintain a healthy work/life balance. They are also committed to providing their staff with a wide range of learning and development opportunities; in support of their personal and professional development
If you believe that you have what they are looking for, and have an interest in working for a charity which makes a real difference to the lives of people who are homeless, they would love to hear from you.
Closing date: 10.00am, 29th June 2017
For our client, equality, diversity and inclusion are central to the organisation's values and how they work. They are in the top 50 of Stonewall's Workplace Equality Index 2017 and a Disability Confident Employer. To ensure that their workforce reflects the diversity of their clients as well as the communities that they live and work within, they encourage and welcome applications from all sections of the community.