For nearly 60 years this charity has been building a better childhood for all.
Project Assistant – Participation
Location: London Fields, London (They promote a flexible way of working. Other benefits include guaranteed pay increases every up to third year anniversary, 30 days holiday plus bank holidays and an additional 3 days leave for Christmas org-wide shut down
Status: Full time, Permanent
Salary: £22,758 per annum
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Participation Team supporting the charity's work on children and young people’s engagement and participation. The post holder will be the first point of contact for a busy team, supporting effective delivery of key participation projects that put children and young people’s voices at the heart of government. This is a varied role that requires attention to detail, the ability to move between tasks at a rapid pace, and skill to make complex information accessible for a range of stakeholders. The majority of the post holder’s duties will support the Making Participation Work programme, experience of working with disabled children and young people and those with special educational needs would be an advantage.
This role provides the opportunity to work closely with children and young people, colleagues and external partners. You will also be responsible for managing CYP data and information, creating newsletters and social media content. You will need to be efficient and organised, able to co-ordinate logistics and analyse large amounts of data. You will be an integral part of a fast-paced team with a strong national profile and reputation for expertise and excellence in delivery.
This role includes out of hours working, agreed in advance.
Closing date: 08:00am on Monday 15th August 2022
Assessment and interviews to be conducted on Friday 19th August 2022.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Please quote the job title and reference number in your application. CVs will not be accepted.
To find out more information, please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to complete your application for this position.
They are an equal opportunities employer, and they particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and minority ethnic candidates, LGBTQ+ candidates, candidates with disabilities, and male candidates, as they would like to increase the representation of these groups at the charity. They strive for their workforce to be representative of the communities that they serve, and they know that greater diversity will lead to even greater results for children.
No agencies please.