Hours: full-time, 35 hours per week
Salary band: £27,742 - £30,451
Responsible to: Head of Services
Location: Chorley, with extensive travel across Lancashire
Do you feel passionately about leading pioneering programmes of work across the third sector?
We have an exciting opportunity for a Coaching Lead to join our team. This role builds on our proven track record of reaching people across the county to help them overcome barriers to mental wellbeing.
You will have overall responsibility for the development, delivery and evaluation of several projects that support people back into education, employment and training. Two multi-partner projects, Age of Opportunity and Changing Futures, are funded by The European Social Fund and matched by The National Lottery Community Fund through the Building Better Opportunities Programme for Lancashire.
A central aspect of the role is to work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to deliver against project targets. The role involves a significant amount of data collection and evaluation along with reporting to commissioners. The role has line management responsibility for a team of coaches.
To be successful, you will have experience:
- In a coaching role with knowledge of supporting people back into education, employment and training
- Implementing and managing programmes of contracted work
- Leading and supporting teams across a dispersed area
- Working in collaboration with partners to deliver an effective and quality service
We are looking for an experienced, driven and organised individual who has the right skills and knowledge to lead and develop this area of work.
Lancashire Mind is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, particularly candidates with a lived experience of mental health conditions who fulfil all the criteria within the person specification.
Please note this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Deadline for applications: 9am on 1 February 2021
Interviews: will be held on 10 and 11 February via Zoom
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.