Programme Manager

Contract Type: 
Full time
Application deadline: 
Friday, 4 December, 2020 - 12:00
Salary Scale
Per Annum
Groundwork North East and Cumbria
Job title:      Programme Manager - South
Salary:       £32,601 - £37,449 per annum
Hours:        Full time 37 hours per week
(Whilst we are advertising this post as a full time opportunity, we have flexibility to also consider applications from people who can work between 30-37 hours per week)
Location:     County Durham & Tees Valley
About us
Groundwork aims to be the UK’s leading regeneration charity, working through partnership to create communities in which people are proud to live and work. This programme will deliver Groundwork’s mission of supporting people to improve their prospects and reach their full potential. As an organisation, we are proud of the effective role that our Community Project Managers play in delivering significant social, environmental and health outcomes with communities across the region.
About the role
Working as part of the Land and Communities Team, the Programme Manager will lead a local delivery team across Durham and the Tees Valley, with specific responsibility for developing and managing a broad programme of projects which benefit the local community in line with Groundwork’s objectives. As our Programme Manager you will work closely with the public, private and voluntary sectors to forge positive relationships and identify and secure opportunities for ongoing programme development. You will manage a diverse delivery programme which enables the Trust to achieve its strategic objectives. Operating in a diverse and dynamic environment the Programme Manager will play a key role supporting the Director of Land and Communities to deliver the business plan.
Take a look at our candidate pack to find out more on this role
This role is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure endorsed by the Disclosure and Barring Service
A bit about you
We are looking for enthusiastic Programme Manager who is passionate about working with local communities across County Durham & Tees Valley. With a minimum of 3 years’ experience of working within a role overseeing programme development, programme management and staff management. Excellent organisational skills are a must with an ability to manage a busy and diverse workload.
For further information about the role, take a look at our candidate pack or for an informal discussion please contact Chris Watson – Director of Land & Communities on 07818 513774.
Want to apply
Great all you need to do is complete the application pack that’s available on our website
All completed applications should be emailed to or by post to Groundwork NE & Cumbria, Unit 14 Parsons Court, Welbury Way, Aycliffe Industrial Park, Newton Aycliffe, Co Durham, DL5 6ZE. 
Closing date:   Noon on Friday 4th 2020
Interview date:  Monday 14th December 2020
Make yourself at home:
We want you to be yourself at Groundwork and we value everything that makes you unique. We recognise and celebrate your difference and together we make Groundwork a special and great place to work.
Groundwork NE & Cumbria is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.