WEA have an exciting opportunity for a project coordinator, The role will work closely with a range of stakeholders which are likely to include; partners, community organisations and participants. The role will be expected to represent the WEA and promote both the Association and the value of adult education in relevant contexts.
Founded in 1903, the Workers' Educational Association (WEA) is a charity and the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education. In 2015/16 we delivered 9,700 part-time courses for over 70,000 students in England and Scotland with classes in almost every local authority area and our work in England was assessed in 2014 as ‘Good’ by Ofsted.
Big Lottery Fund is investing in local projects tackling the root causes of social isolation for the over 50’s. It is part of a research project that is focused upon providing opportunities for people aged 50plus who are experiencing, or are at risk of experiencing social isolation in the Cheshire West and Chester.
The post-holder will be responsible for all aspects of the WEA delivery within the Arts of Ageing’ Brightlife project in Chester - Lache, Blacon, Boughton, Upton and Hoole.
WEA North West Region is seeking to recruit staff to join an ambitious team to deliver the Brightlife Programme.
We offer generous terms and conditions including 30 days holiday (plus bank holidays), pension scheme – subject to eligibility. Please note holiday entitlement, including bank holidays is pro rata for part time posts.
To apply for this role, please submit you CV to Recruitment@wea.org.uk by the closing date of 24th January 2018 before 5pm
Thank you for your interest.