The Bell Foundation is a Cambridge based educational charity working to overcome exclusion through language education and is delivering its vision through three strategic programmes which focus on pupils, young people and those involved with the criminal justice system for whom English is an Additional Language. The Foundation has an exciting opportunity to work within a growing, dynamic team to assist and support the running of these programmes.
Position: Programme Co-ordinator
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: £25,500 - £30,000 per annum
Benefits: 25 days’ annual leave per year plus 8 public holidays; Pension Scheme –5% employee / employer matching contributions. Employees can also choose to make their pension contributions via salary sacrifice. Options to Buy / Sell Annual Leave; BUPA Dental Plan; Free Eye Tests; Life Assurance Scheme; Tech Scheme; Cycle to Work Scheme; Health Assured Employee Assistance Plan; Access to gym membership (Cambridge); Free car parking on-site (Cambridge); Subsided canteen on-site (Cambridge).
Closing date: 09:00 on Monday 9 March 2020
Interviews: Tuesday 17 March 2020
About the role:
We are looking for a proactive, solution-focussed and self-motivated individual to provide project coordination across the programmes. A logical and systematic thinker, your role will involve managing programme information and data collection for evaluation, co-ordinating and maintaining effective project management systems, supporting the administration of programme activity including for events and training courses, both online and face to face. With excellent interpersonal skills and a friendly manner, you will act as a point of contact for enquiries about the Foundation and its work.
You will have experience working in a comparable role co-ordinating and managing projects delivered both with external partners and across a team. You will be flexible, with the ability to work at pace to deadlines whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy and attention to detail, and able to work on your own initiative and as a central part of the team.
The Bell Foundation is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. A DBS check will be requested in the event of a successful application.
You may have experience of the following: Programme Assistant, Project Assistant, Programme Administrator, Project Administrator, Programme Coordinator, Project Coordinator, Project Manager, Administrator, Admin Assistant, Office Administrator, etc.