Project Manager – Health & Wellbeing
30 hours per week
Coventry Citizens Advice is one of the larger members of the Citizens Advice network, and helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing information and advice, and by influencing policymakers.
We are part of a trusted and well-known brand across the UK which aims to:
We give people the knowledge and the confidence they need to find their way forward – wherever they are, and whatever their problem.
Our services are based on one site in the city centre and we offer face to face, telephone and web-based services, as well as a range of exciting projects with external funders, offering services and support to clients and customers both in the city and beyond.
We are now seeking a suitably qualified, experienced and highly motivated project manager to take forward the development of a portfolio of projects under our Health & Wellbeing theme of work. We currently work with Macmillan Cancer Support to provide outreach advice services for people affected by cancer, as well as offering support via our TB/HIV advice support services, and our new Major Trauma service. This new service has been designed to provide support and advice to people with serious injuries as a result of major trauma and will facilitate access to advice on matters such as welfare benefits, housing legal services and rehabilitation for patients.
To be successful, you will need to have excellent project management and implementation skills, including experience of setting up a new initiative, project or organisation, and will be able to evidence high-level people management and leadership skills.
This is a busy environment and you will need excellent interpersonal and communication skills, enabling you to work with colleagues across our organisation and with external stakeholders and funders in delivering a high quality service in line with demanding KPIs and other measures of success.
Above all you will need to be passionate about offering an effective service to those most in need and eager to embrace the core values of Coventry Citizens Advice.
A driving licence and use of a car would be useful for this role.
Closing date for applications is 5pm on Monday 29th April 2019
Interviews to be held on 8th & 9th May 2019
If you would like to apply for this role please go to our website via the Apply button, and follow the instructions to complete your application by uploading your CV and a covering letter. This should indicate clearly how your experience and skill set match the demands of the Person Specification, using examples to illustrate. You will also need to send in the Diversity Monitoring Form with your application.
Coventry Citizens Advice values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. Charity registration no: 1000487