Starfish Health & Wellbeing
Cannock, Staffordshire
£21,478 per annum
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Starfish Services runs a project as part of an Evolve ESF-funded project to support unemployed or economically inactive adults within Cannock to improve their employability.

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to represent this project, developing and delivering training programmes to meet the needs of all clients.  The successful candidate will assess the training needs and support individual clients progressing through to peer and volunteer coaching and mentoring, as appropriate.

Title: Project Co-ordinator
Location: Cannock
Hours: 37.5hrs per week
Contract: Fixed term until June 2022 (subject to funding)
Salary: £21,478 per annum

This post is funded through National Lottery Community Fund and the European Union through the European Social Fund.

Duties will include:

  • Promoting the PACT community hub model concept and programme to all the delivery partners for the Evolve BBO programme.
  • Promoting the PACT community hub model to participants on the Evolve BBO programme.
  • Engaging with existing participants on the Evolve BBO programme to encourage them to take part in Hub activities.
  • Working with participants on the Evolve BBO programme to design and develop Hub activities.

Previous experience in a training delivery role is essential as is highly developed interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrate empathy and a non-judgemental approach. You will need excellent IT knowledge along with a good understanding of the voluntary sector.  Applicants must have completed ‘Train the Trainer’ or an equivalent course as well as holding a minimum of a Level 3 QCF qualification or equivalent.

Closing date for completed applications: 15th October 2019

Please click the 'Apply Now' button for more information on how to complete your application. 

Starfish Services is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All Post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure.

Starfish Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

We only accept our completed applications.

No CVs or agencies please.

Posted on: 01 October 2019
Closed date: 15 October 2019
Job ref: 154553_SF
Tags: Social Care/Development, Project Management