Manchester, Greater Manchester
£25,500 pro rata
Permanent, Contract, Part-time
Job description

*Please note this is a part time role, approx 3 days per week (negotiable). You must be based in/near Manchester*


You will be managing our whole programme in Manchester, working with young people, schools and mentors. This is an exciting and dynamic role within a national organisation.

About The Girls’ Network

The Girls’ Network is an award-winning charity that works with girls from low-income communities and provides them with a female mentor to open up opportunities and networks that they otherwise would not have access to. We have a large and growing network of supporters, mentors and schools and work across seven regions of England at the moment, with a view to expand. We are looking for someone to help us maintain the quality of our programme and expand our reach to more schools and partners.

We value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates of all genders and backgrounds.

Key roles and responsibilities

Drive growth and lead a regional programme

  • Run The Girls’ Network mentoring programme activities within the Greater Manchester region 

  • Build effective relationships with current schools, supporting them with The Girls’ Network programme

  • Work with the Director of Fundraising and Relationships to initiate and manage professional paying partnerships with local and national businesses in the area

  • Contribute ideas to the content of the mentoring programme by participating in The Girls’ Network ‘innovation sessions’

Manage and support impactful mentoring relationships

  • Manage the community of mentors in the regions you are working in to ensure a positive standard of mentoring is maintained

  • Track the progress of mentoring relationships using data

  • Deliver our training for mentors and mentees

  • Coordinate delivery of engaging and inspiring workshops for mentors and mentees based on the needs of the girls

Grow our network in Manchester 

  • Advocate for The Girls’ Network at every opportunity in the region, through networking, local media, PR activities and social media

  • Share significant successes and achievements to The Girls’ Network senior team



  • You are deeply passionate and driven to achieve equal opportunities for all and will keep the girls we work with at the heart of your work

  • You are able to build and manage a number of relationships with a variety of different people and are confident speaking to both young people and adults within schools and businesses

  • You are comfortable with delivering set training sessions

  • You care about the details and have above average organisation skills

  • You are target oriented and hard working to achieve KPI’s of the region

  • You are flexible in your approach to working with a small organisation and understand the time and resource limitations


Working with The Girls’ Network

The Girls’ Network values commitment, courage, collaboration and excellence. We are currently a small team of passionate and dedicated people all working towards our mission of achieving unlimited futures for all women. We work flexibly and in a collaborative and incredibly supportive environment and communicate regularly with staff across the country. New staff go through an in-depth and thorough training programme at the beginning and are given the opportunity to observe and shadow others. Our development programme following this runs for up to two years with opportunities to attend training throughout the year.


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The Girls' Network

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Posted on: 10 December 2019
Closed date: 09 January 2020
Tags: Business Development, Volunteer Management

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