Salford, Greater Manchester
Salary: £22,000 per annum
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Job Title: Team Leader
Reporting to: Operations Manager
Location: Foundation House, Jo Street, Salford

Contract: 12 months fixed term – Maternity Cover

Salford Foundation seeks to appoint a motivated and innovative Team Leader to join a committed team organising and delivering National Citizen Service (NCS) to over one thousand young people each year. NCS is the government’s flagship youth development programme, funded through the Cabinet Office and NCS Trust.

Salford Foundation seeks to appoint a motivated and innovative Team Leader to join a committed team organising and delivering National Citizen Service (NCS) to over one thousand young people each year. NCS is the government’s flagship youth development programme, funded through the Cabinet Office and NCS Trust. Each NCS programme consists of:

  • A period of recruitment and retention work with cohorts of Year 11 and Year 12 students, their parents and carers;
  • Residential experiences, including outward bound and teamwork activities;
  • Non-residential skill development sessions and project planning;
  • Completion of a social action project;
  • A graduation event and the opportunity to participate in ongoing volunteering and social action activity as an NCS graduate.

The Team Leader will be responsible for a proportion of the day-to-day management of the NCS project in Salford and Trafford, reporting to the Operations Manager and assisted by full-time NCS Co-ordinators. You will help over-see the ongoing development of the full NCS programme; this includes managing relationships with institutions such as schools and colleges in order to recruit young people to the programme; overseeing programme delivery, recruiting, training and managing staff.

You will have a background of working with young people in an educational, voluntary or community setting.

There is a requirement for the post holder to be flexible in their working patterns and be expected to work some evenings, weekends and residentials away from your home base.

For further information or to receive a job description and application form please download the application pack from the link to out website.

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Salford Foundation is an organisation that supports the vocational, personal, social and academic development... Read more

Refreshed on: 23 September 2019
Closed date: 04 October 2019
Tags: Training, Management