Project Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £26,520
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 15th July 2022


  • Advertised from 23rd June 2022
  • FT Maternity cover to March 2023 (subject to extension)

Role

This project is a partnership project between New Gorbals Housing Association, Glenoaks Housing Association, Elderpark Housing Association and WorkingRite, an award-winning Scottish youth charity funded by Glasgow Communities Fund.

This exciting post will support young tenants and young residents from South Glasgow within the project boundaries. Using WorkingRite’s work-based mentoring method, you will prepare young people for work placements with local businesses and support them in their placements while they learn new skills and gain confidence. It’s a simple model that works with large numbers of young people who complete the WorkingRite programme progressing to full time jobs or apprenticeships.

We require a Project Co-ordinator who can:

· Self-start and work on own initiative

· Work as part of a high functioning team

· Engage and motivate young people

· Build strong relationships with businesses

· Work to targets

· Offer new and creative ideas

· Deliver accredited and certificated learning opportunities

· Support young people with challenges and barriers to progression

You will be confident, have excellent communication skills and be well organised with experience in working on employability programmes. Above all, you must be enthusiastic and want to support young people who have support needs.

WorkingRite is an equal opportunities employer and all recruitment is undertaken in line with our organisational safer selection & recruitment policy.

Application notes

For further details of this exciting role and how to apply, visit workingrite.co.uk/join-us/current-jobs

Closing date: 12 noon Friday 15th July 2022


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