Contract type
Fixed term full time
Contract until date
35 Hours per week
Grade 3 From £32,404 to £34,110 per annum
Summary description
WEA Have an exciting opportunity for a project manager to manage the relationship between Lloyds banking group project

Employability Relationship Manager


Grade 3 From £32,404 to £34,110 per annum (pro rata) 2 Year contract till 4/2/2021


Who we are

All posts at the WEA will support the vision for "A better world - equal, democratic and just; through adult education the WEA challenges and inspires individuals, communities and society.”


About the role


The post holder will be responsible for managing the day to day running of the LBG/WEA project for the next 2 years.  This will include liaising with the regions to ensure the delivery of courses, managing the budget to ensure this is allocated correctly, putting together the quarterly governance pack, tracking MI for the project and liaison with the LBG contacts to ensure the smooth running of the project for volunteers, students and tutors.


A key part of the role will be to liaise with external stakeholders to identify potential partners who have job vacancies for the work placement programme and closely manage these relationships.  Therefore, strong stakeholder engagement and people skills are vital to the success of the project and the successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a strong track record in this area.


The role will also require the post holder to ensure that fit for purpose processes are in place and to actively promote the partnership internally and externally.



About you


Our students come from every walk of life, and we want to be as diverse as they are, so we are keen to hear from candidates from minority backgrounds. However, it’s not about where you’ve come from so much as what you can contribute: we need someone with great organisational skills, good project/contract administration experience and excellent and accurate IT skills. Needless to say, you will be self-motivated, team-spirited and very flexible, and you will be ready to make your mark from day one.


To apply for this role, you will need to submit your CV to recruitment@wea.org.uk.


Please ensure that your completed application is emailed to recruitment@wea.org.uk, we encourage you to apply in advance of the given closing date as we reserve the right to close this vacancy when we have received sufficient number of applications


WEA is proud to be a Living Wage Employer

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