We are looking for candidates to co-ordinate and deliver our Building Bridges project in Wiltshire. You will be working directly with service users and partners, overseeing and reporting on project outcomes, and line managing a Project Assistant. Building Bridges is a partnership project, which identifies vulnerable people who are unemployed and supports them into training or employment. The project is jointly funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund.

You will need experience of working in partnership with other agencies, staff at all levels and volunteers, as well as strong interpersonal, administrative and IT skills. You will need to be self-motivated and able to work effectively both independently and as part of a team. Excellent organisational and communication skills, with an ability to see the bigger picture while paying attention to detail, are essential. Some experience of supervising the work of others is desirable. Experience of working with vulnerable people and knowledge of the impact of domestic abuse is essential. This significant opportunity is funded for one year with the possibility of extension subject to funding.

Closing date: Monday 28th January 2019

Reference: BB/18/03

Salary: £24,793 - £26,505 (pro rata)

Hours: 25 hours per week

Location: Trowbridge

Tenure: Initially to 31st December 2019 with possible extension

Closing date: Monday 28th January 2019

Interviews: Wednesday 6th February 2019

Information for candidates

The candidate will be working for Splitz Support Service as part of the Building Bridges programme and this role is jointly funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund

Building Bridges is a partnership of organisations, led by Community First, that has come together to deliver the Building Better Opportunities Programme across Swindon and Wiltshire.

The project has received up to £3.9M of funding from the European Social Fund and the Big Lottery Fund as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England. The Department for Work and Pensions is the Managing Authority for the England European Social Fund programme. Established by the European Union, the European Social Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support skills development, employment and job creation, social inclusion and local community regenerations. For more information visit

https://www.gov.uk/european-growth-funding

Job Description

Job Description and Person Specification

Vetting

You will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check. In addition, we will investigate your suitability for the role by researching online and in social networking environments.

Application

To apply, please complete an application form demonstrating how your skills, knowledge and experience make you a suitable candidate for the role. Application packs are available online or by contacting Admin on 01225 777724 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Information for candidates

The candidate will be working for Splitz Support Service as part of the Building Bridges programme and this role is jointly funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund

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