This vacancy has now closed

Project Manager

  • Full time
  • £32,000 – £34,000
  • Alloa based, but flexibility in home and remote working
  • Closing 29th November 2021

  • Advertised from 15th November 2021
  • 35 hours. • Fixed term 18 months initially with the potential for extension


CERT are a new charity which has been established to improve the economic inclusion, development and regeneration of Clackmannanshire. In the first instance the priority for CERT is to improve the economic wellbeing of young people.

We are now looking to appoint a Project Manager to help establish CERT as an organisation, lead its work in developing and delivering its first projects.

We have recently been successful, alongside 9 other third sector organisation, in securing a £500k Community Renewal Fund programme – Pre Employment in Clacks (PEC). We are responsible for the delivery of elements and its overall project management.

Our next major project is the establishment of an advocacy service to support young people into stable employment.

The main functions of the job are:

Project Management

• Ensuring the delivery of the Pre Employment in Clackmannanshire (PEC) programme

• Deliver the CERT led element of PEC including development of a database and mapping of employability supports; a web site; evaluation and monitoring; and literacy/numeracy elements

• Admin & Reporting on all of the above

• Providing the operational liaison with all partners of the PEC project including Clackmannanshire Council and CTSI

• Provide support to the Clackmannanshire Providers Network

Advocacy Work

• One to one support to young people who are not in employment, education and training or who are economically in active

• Coordinate support, for an individual client, from multiple agencies and programmes

Application notes

To apply provide a brief CV and a covering note setting out what you feel you can contribute to helping CERT achieve its objectives.

A fuller overview of CERT and the job description and person specification of the Project Manager are available to download.

If you would like to discuss the post, please contact Jean Hamilton, Chair on 07795 346 769 or

Applications should be sent to

Closing Date 29th November 2021

Start Date asap