BBO Project Education Coordinator (Working Together for Work Project)

Recruiter
Workers' Educational Association
Location
Surrey
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Education Coordinator to work on the Working Together for Work Project in Surrey and Croydon

The WEA is an educational charity delivering responsive, relevant and accessible programmes of learning across England and Scotland. Through our vision of employability, health and wellbeing, community engagement and cultural studies, we raise the educational aspirations of local communities.

BBO Project Education Coordinator (Working Together for Work Project)

A Building Better Opportunities initiative which is funded by the Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund

Part time: 28 hours per week (0.8 FTE)

Salary is Grade 4 Grade 4 £23,550 per annum pro rata, (actual salary £18,840 per annum)

This is a fixed term role starting as soon as possible and finishing end of February 2019.

This role is home based covering the Surrey and Croydon areas

The successful candidate will be coordinating the ‘Working Together for Work’ project on behalf of the WEA in East Surrey and Croydon. The candidate will need a good working knowledge of communities and networks in East Surrey and Croydon and the surrounding area and an understanding of the specific challenges faced by unemployed people living in the area.

The candidate will need to work closely with other agencies to support individuals to access volunteering opportunities, employment and training. As part of the role the candidate will undertake outreach and recruitment of participants, 1:1 mentoring and organising engagement and training activities. As well as the ability to teach adults the candidate will need to be able to monitor progress, work to targets and work with data.

The project is a Building Better Opportunities initiative which is funded by the Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund.

We offer generous terms and conditions including 30 days holiday (plus bank holidays), pension scheme – subject to eligibility. Please note holiday entitlement, including bank holidays is pro rata for part time posts.

Job packs are available from www.wea.org.uk/jobs

Closing date for completed applications is 12noon on Wednesday 24th January 2018.

Interviews will be held Wednesday 31st January 2018 in Surrey.


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