Discovery College Coordinator

EasyWeb NFP
£18,100 per annum
08 Aug 2017
21 Aug 2017
Candidate Services
Full Time
Contract Type
Discovery College Coordinator 

A Project Coordinator opportunity with a leading housing charity. 

Our client is a registered housing association providing housing and support primarily for single homeless people. They require a committed individual to join their team. 

Position: Discovery College Coordinator 
Location: Newhaven, East Sussex 
Contract type: Full Time, Fixed Term 1 Year 
Hours: 40 hours per week 
Salary: £18,100 per annum 

Closing Date: Monday 21st August 2017 
Interview date: Thursday 24th August 2017 

About the Role: 

This key role involves assisting in the successful delivery and monitoring of the Newhaven Foyer Discovery College, delivered within their supported housing project for 16-25 year olds. 

The Discovery College Coordinator will be working closely with young people and you should be an excellent communicator with an approachable nature and capable of dealing with their tenants and outside organisations in a calm and understanding way. The role involves both the co-ordination of external courses on offer and delivering sessions to small groups of young people on issues affecting them. 

Every day brings new challenges within the Foyer and so you will need to be innovative, have the ability to work under pressure and possess the drive, passion and commitment to their mission of changing lives for the young people they prepare for independent living. 

About You: 

The ideal candidate will have experience of administration and knowledge of housing association or local authority housing setting. You will also be skilled at recognising talent, bringing people together to generate a strong team spirit and encouraging collaborative working. 

Additionally you will have strong interpersonal skills with an ability to liaise effectively with a wide range of stakeholders and audiences. You must also be IT literate, comfortable with using MS Office applications particularly Word and Excel. 

You may have experience of the following:, Project co-ordinator, youth work, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.

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