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Head of Programme Delivery

Would you like to use your project management experience in the not-for-profit sector to make a real difference to young people in the region? Are you organised, proactive and would embrace the challenge of leading our events delivery and being an integral member of our Leadership Team? 

Salary: £32,000 - £35,000

Here at Form the Future we are passionate about helping young people make informed choices about their careers and we do this by facilitating careers-focused and STEM-related events in Primary and Secondary Schools across the region.  Would you like to use your project management experience in the not-for-profit sector to make a real difference to young people in the region? Are you organised, proactive and would embrace the challenge of leading our events delivery and being an integral member of our Leadership Team?

We’re a small team with a big impact so you need to be prepared to juggle a number of projects, including the ESF Target Apprenticeships Programme, meet tight deadlines and go the extra mile to help every young person in the greater Cambridge area to move from education into a rewarding and successful career.  It’s not going to be easy, but it will be very rewarding.

If you are a dedicated and adaptable individual who would feel equally at home delivering a careers-focused event in a secondary school as you would designing and implementing a STEM-related programme for one of our major partners, we’d love to hear from you.

What experience should you have?

  • Implementation and management of projects, including reporting of progress against programme KPIs
  • Collation and reporting of impact data
  • Performance management of line reports
  • Coordination and delivery of virtual and face-to-face events

What else are we looking for?

  • An effective communicator with an enthusiasm for careers education
  • Expert knowledge of CRM systems, in particular CiviCRM would be a great advantage
  • Experience of working in a not-for-profit sector would be very beneficial.

Working week: Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm. Hours may vary according to events, in rare occasions weekend work may be required. Total hours per week: 37.5.  Flexible working considered.

Reports to: Head of Operations

Location: Temporarily working from home and/or 47 Norfolk Street, Cambridge CB1 2LD. Travel to local businesses and schools may be required.

This role involves delivering the ESF Target Apprenticeships Programme and will be part funded by the European Social Fund until 31 December 2021. The contract is permanent and will be funded by Form the Future thereafter.

Please apply by sending a CV and cover letter explaining what you would bring to the role to Alison Price, Head of Operations.