London, Greater London
£21,500 - £23,500 per annum depending on experience
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

The Project Officer is a key role within our Work Related Learning Team, supporting the team to coordinate and deliver programmes, enabling children and young people to learn about the world of work and the opportunities available to them.


About Us

15billionebp is a charity based in East London dedicated to promoting social mobility and raising aspirations among children and young people.  We have over 30 years of experience in delivering high quality services and programmes to local authorities, schools, employers and young people.  


Working alongside our large network of employer volunteers, our programmes inspire and support young people in their journey from the classroom to the workplace and provide them with independent careers guidance, high aspirations and strong employability skills.   


The Opportunity

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a confident and enthusiastic individual with excellent communication skills to join our Work Related Learning Team as a Project Officer.   The team has an excellent reputation in working with schools, partners, employers and volunteers to develop and deliver workshops and programmes which educate children and young people on the world of work and the opportunities available to them once they complete their education.


This role allows you to use your creativity to support creation of workshops and draws on your organisation skills to ensure everything is well organised and runs without a hitch. You will gain skills and experience in working with young people, leading workshops, training corporate volunteers and project management. 


Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Providing effective support and coordination to the Work Related Learning Team working on a range of programmes.
  • Managing the recruitment and liaison with volunteers for participation in events.
  • Preparation of planning and briefing materials.
  • Attending and coordinating events delivered in schools and other external venues.
  • Liaison with schools, businesses, volunteers and stakeholders

If you have the skills and desire to join our team, please see our job description and person specification for more details.

15billionebp is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  The successful candidate will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.


Interview arrangements

The interview selection process will include a skills based test.   Further details will be provided to applicants who are invited for interview.

Due to current lockdown restrictions interviews may take place using MS Teams or Zoom.


Closing date

This position is available immediately.   We will review applications as we receive them and aim to appoint as soon as we meet the right person.

We would advise early submission of your completed application form if you wish to apply.

Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive we are unable to contact unsuccessful applicants.

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Refreshed on: 08 June 2021
Closed date: 17 June 2021
Tags: Admin, Operations

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