Eastbourne, East Sussex
Hailsham, East Sussex
£35,515 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

We have a new exciting opportunity for a Projects Manager to join our team based in Eatbourne, East Sussex. You will join us on a full-time, permanent basis (37.5 hours per week) and in return, you will receive a competitive salary of £35,515 per annum.

Do you have a flair for supporting and inspiring young people to achieve their goals? Do you enjoy working in an exciting, fast-paced environment, have a sense of humour and the drive and determination to develop and deliver an outstanding service? If so, we want to hear from you!

About us:

YMCA DownsLink Group deliver supported accommodation for young people between the ages of 16 and 25 across Eastbourne and Hailsham. We need an enthusiastic and determined Project Manager to work alongside the Head of Operations to oversee this service and lead the team to ensure effective delivery.

The key responsibilities of our Projects Manager include:

As Project Manager, you will manage a team of project staff ensuring that they:

- Deliver and use Psychologically Informed Environment practices, Trauma-Informed Approaches and Restorative Practice
- Enable residents to articulate and achieve their ambitions and aspirations.
- Support residents to acquire the skills they need to lead independent and fulfilling lives
- Identify, map and encourage the growth of each residents’ assets, strengths and talents

You will oversee health and safety and our housing management function supported by established deputies.

Our ideal Projects Manager will have:

You must have experience of managing a staff team responsible for providing support to vulnerable people and experience of working with young people, and you will need to evidence the ability to engage, motivate, inspire and empower people. This is challenging yet rewarding work that helps the people we support to belong, contribute, and thrive.

Closing date for applications: Monday 9th August 2021

Interview Date: Friday 13th August 2021

YMCA DLG requires all staff and volunteers to be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and to respond proactively to safeguarding concerns. Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

If you feel like you have what it takes to become our Projects Manager click apply today, we would love to hear from you!

Posted on: 21 July 2021
Closed date: 09 August 2021
Job ref: KSEasPM2107
Tags: Project Management