WorkingRite is an employability charity for young people with mentoring at its heart. This role will launch a new development – On Your Side Mentoring – initially in Glasgow and then across our projects nationwide. It will extend our ability to provide mentoring support for our young people in the years following their successful progression from our core work-based training programme. Your job will be to build a new service, pilot it in Glasgow (year 1) before developing it to roll out across other project areas (years 2 and 3).
We require a Mentoring Project Manager who can:
• Create the system and procedures for launching the pilot
• Recruit, train and motivate volunteer mentors
• Spearhead our learning from the pilot
• Scale up the project nationwide
• Work to targets
• Offer new and creative ideas
You will have experience of volunteer co-ordination and working with young people. You will have excellent communication skills and be well organised. Above all, you must be enthusiastic, motivational and attuned to the multiple challenges facing young people at the start of their careers.
WorkingRite is an equal opportunities employer and all recruitment is undertaken in line with our organisational safer selection & recruitment policy. For further details of this exciting role and how to apply, visit workingrite.co.uk/join-us/current-jobs
Closing date: 12 noon Monday 1st November 2021
Interviews: w/c 8th November 2021
This post is funded for 3 years by: Paul Hamlyn Foundation and the CMS Trust
Scottish Charity Number SC042604 | A company limited by guarantee, registered in Scotland, number SC343819.