Initially until 31/03/2018
Ageing Better is a Programme comprising of 12 projects aimed at reducing social isolation of the over 50s on the Isle of Wight. The Ageing Better Programme is part of the National Ageing Better Big Lottery Fund Programme.
There is an exciting opportunity to join the team as a Delivery Manager. This is a newly created post to enable the Programme Manager to focus on the strategic work of the Programme.
This is a 35 hours per week role and potentially open to a job share. Initially, the role will be a fixed term contract until 31/7/2018, with a possible extension until March 2020.
You will be working closely with the project delivery partners supporting them with day–to-day issues, monitoring progress against agreed outcomes and overseeing delivery level budgets. You will also manage the Ageing Better Administrator, Communications and Monitoring and Evaluation Officers and will deputise for the Programme Manager in their absence.
Essential experience for this role is:
- Project management including budget and monitoring and evaluation experience, preferably in the voluntary sector
- A proven record of stakeholder engagement
- Staff management experience.
The salary for this post will be up to £28,000 per annum, dependent on experience.
A full Job Description and Person Specification for this vacancy can be downloaded here: Ageing Better Programme Delivery Manager Job Description Pack
For further information on the Age Friendly Island Programme and projects please visit: Age Friendly Island
To apply for this position please download and complete the Application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms and return them to the details below:
Completed applications may be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or marked Confidential Recruitment and mailed to: Age UK Isle of Wight, 147 High Street, Newport, PO30 1TY
Closing date: 12 noon Wednesday 7 June 2017.
Funded by the National Lottery through the BIG Lottery Fund