Birmingham Programme Manager

Redthread works with vulnerable young people in crisis. Whether they have been the victim of a stabbing, are seeking support for anxiety, have suffered a sexual assault, or want to find a new home beyond the reach of a gang, we support them to overcome the challenges they face through our dynamic youth work programmes. Watch this video (https://vimeo.com/286201435) about Redthread from our win at last year’s Charity Awards which gives a taster of what we do.

We are looking for an experienced programme manager with in-depth knowledge of Birmingham and the surrounding area, proven ability to work with high risk, vulnerable young people, experience of developing a service or programme, strong people management skills and the ability to form effective working relationships with a wide range of partners and agencies.

"I've seen first-hand how our hospitals provide a unique moment to engage with young people. Redthread have helped thousands of Londoners - and I'm proud to support their work" (Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London, June 2019)

The purpose of this role is to lead on the day-to-day management of the Youth Violence Intervention Programme in Birmingham to ensure that the needs of young people, staff, partners, communities, funders, and evaluators are fully considered and that Redthread is well placed to achieve its vision.

For full details on the role please see the application pack on our website via the button below. 

Closing Date: 10am, Monday 29 July 2019

Interview Date: Tuesday 6 August 2019

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