London, Greater London
£24,000 - £29,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

ABOUT US

The Mayor’s Fund for London is an independent charity, championing social mobility for young Londoners from low-income backgrounds. We believe that all young people, regardless of their starting point in life, should be able to thrive in their community, forge fulfilling careers and take advantage of the outstanding opportunities that London has to offer.

 

Our work raises awareness of the barriers facing young Londoners, promotes the activities which best increases their opportunities and brings together the partnerships to make a measurable impact on young Londoners’ lives. In 2018/19, we supported over 35,000 young Londoners aged 4-24 across all 33 boroughs working in partnership with 427 schools, 110 community organisations and 94 employers, charities, social enterprises and local authorities.

 

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, is our patron.

 

THE ROLE

The Programme Support Officer will be responsible for maintaining effective administrative systems in the smooth running of the Count on Us Maths Challenge and Kitchen Social holiday provision programmes. This will include administrative support, database management, delivery partner liaison and support with training and competition events. They will also provide support to the administration of grants to schools as part of London Maths Week.

 

The Mayor’s Fund for London is based at City Hall near London Bridge. The role will involve occasionally evening and early morning events so a flexible approach to working hours is required and time off in lieu will be granted in these circumstances. Occasional travel across London for meetings or events may be required.

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply online sending in your CV and a personal statement no longer than two pages. It should outline why you are a suitable candidate and your reasons for applying.

Provisional interview dates are: 11th / 12th / 13th March 2020. 

The Mayor's Fund for London is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from everyone. The Equal Opportunities form is voluntary but the information we collect here is very useful to us as it helps us to make sure that we are an inclusive employer and to find out if our workforce is diverse.

Unfortunately due to the large volumes of interest the charity receives, we are not able to respond to all applicants who are unsuccessful at the application stage.

Please only apply if you are eligible to work in the UK.

Posted on: 14 February 2020
Closed date: 27 February 2020
Tags: Admin, Operations

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