NCS Regional Coordinator (Project Manager)
NCS REGIONAL COORDINATOR
A full job description and job specification can be downloaded from the 'Supporting Documents' section below.
Post Title: National Citizen Service (NCS) Regional Coordinator (Project Manager)
Salary: £24,000 to £28,000 dependent on qualification and relevant experience + reward package. (Salary evaluation process pending)
Organisational Base: The position is home based and will require the candidate to have a suitably equipped home office with access to broadband.
Travel Requirements: The post will involve regular travel in the areas identified as well as occasional evening and weekend working with national travel, including some overnight stays. The successful candidate will live in a convenient location to the working region and have a full driver's license and access to a vehicle.
Working Region: Burton, Stoke, Shrewsbury, Cambridge, Milton Keynes & Peterborough
Reporting To: NCS Programme Manager (Sub-contract regions)
Formed in 1888 by its twelve founder members, the English Football League is the world's original league football competition and is the template for leagues the world over. With 72 member clubs, it is also the largest single body of professional clubs in European football and is responsible for administering and regulating the Sky Bet EFL, EFL Cup and EFL Trophy, as well as reserve and youth football.
The EFL Trust is the charitable arm of The EFL and oversees the inspiring work of the 72 EFL clubs’ community charity organisations, which engages with more than 1.5million people every season. The key themes of the EFL Trust are Sport, Education, Health and Community Engagement.
We are responsible for the contract delivery of the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme managed by The NCS Trust. The NCS is a government funded national programme for 16 and 17 year olds designed to help young people on their transition to adulthood and the roles they can play in their community.
The EFL Trust is 1 of 10 Prime Contractors in 19 regions across England responsible for the contract delivery of the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme. NCS is a government funded national programme managed by The NCS Trust specifically designed to help 16 and 17 year old young people on their transition to adulthood and the roles they can play in their community.
As well as being a Prime Contractor, EFL Trust also manage the delivery of the NCS programme in sub-contracted regions; this role will work with delivery providers in 2 of the sub-contracting regions of West Midlands and East Anglia, namely working with contractors in Burton, Stoke, Shrewsbury, Cambridge, Milton Keynes & Peterborough.
This is an opportunity for an experienced project manager to steer and influence the success of the NCS Programme in the contract regions. The successful candidate will be a member of an effective and supportive team in an organisation which is ambitious for growth and development.
• Generous Company Pension Scheme with an employee contribution of 10% of monthly salary to a Group Personal Pension Scheme.
• Opt-in private healthcare.
• 23 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays), rising to 25 days after 5 years. Holiday year commences 1st January.
Closing Date: 9am, 23rd October 2017
Interview Date: 1st November 2017 at the EFL Trust Offices in Preston.
To apply you must send a covering letter and CV addressed to Jessica Dexter, HR and Payroll officer, via the box below this advert.