Oldham, Greater Manchester
£24,614 per year
Contract, 12 Month, Full-time
Job description

JOB OPPORTUNITY

Sustainable Futures Achievement Coordinator

1 Year Fixed Term Contract (full-time hours)

Salary:  £24,614 per annum

As part of the wider Oasis family of hubs, Oasis Hub Oldham works to provide integrated, high quality services that benefit the whole person and the whole community.  This is achieved by bringing together the Oasis ethos and values, local and national resources and expertise, and working together in and with local partners. 

Thriving Hollinwood is the on-going partnership between Oasis and Regenda Homes.  This unique project now has a vacancy for a Sustainable Futures Achievement Coordinator, based in Oldham.  If you have a talent for project management, managing partnerships and working with young people and families, this newly created role is a golden opportunity.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • To lead Thriving Hollinwood’s Future Economy project by building positive and supportive working partnerships with the local community to deliver Oasis projects that address the wider socio-economic barriers that children and young people experience.
  • To engage and work with hard-to-reach 16-24 year old NEET young people, supporting them to access services and activities to develop their skills, knowledge and aspirations.
  • Lead on specific project elements, to include a mentoring programme and accredited learning programmes.
  • Line managing staff and volunteers and developing them to be their best selves.

This is very much a relationship building and project management role, and the successful applicant will also need to demonstrate:

  • Appropriate depth of relevant experience OR a relevant qualification in Youth or Community Work or community learning/training (Level 3 or above).
  • Experience working with young people aged 16-24, supporting them into employment or similar outcome.
  • Experience of project management and/or community development work
  • Willingness to work unsociable hours when necessary

Completed applications should be returned by Midday Monday 11th October 2021

Interviews will take place in Oldham on Friday 22nd October 2021.

If you have a passion for community development and building relationships, please send your CV and covering letter via the Oasis website. We actively encourage applications from people of all ethnic backgrounds and minority and underrepresented groups.  Applicants must be able to prove their right to work in the UK.

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours which flow from the Oasis ethos.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

Oasis supports Equal Opportunities.  Registered Charity No. 1026487

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Posted on: 22 September 2021
Closed date: 11 October 2021
Tags: Project Management, Support Worker

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