Current Vacancies

Workpackage Lead

Job Title: Workpackage Lead
Salary: £30,000 – £45,000
Responsible to: Programme Lead
Location: Birmingham with travel across Birmingham and Solihull
Hours of Work: 36 ½ hours per week. Flexible working will be required
Contract: Permanent

The Active Communities Workpackage Lead role will provide project management support for six of the nine Programme Workpackages (WP 2 System Change, WP 4 Local Culture, WP 5 Holistic Interventions, WP 7 Children and Young People Filed Lab, WP 8 Library of things, WP 9 Tactical Urbanism). They will liaise closely with the operational manager around the project compliance necessary for the Workpackages and Workstreams, and work practically with the various delivery structures within the Workpackages and Workstreams to ensure that they deliver on their outcomes and capture the required learning. They will work closely with the LCAN Lead officer to ensure that opportunities to co-produce and engage in communities through the workpackages and sub workstreams is happening effectively and that learning from Workpackages is being shared across the programme and specifically through the LCANs to influencing delivery. They will work closely with the Learning Innovation Lead to ensure the learning from the workpackages and workstreams is being captured and maximised. They will work closely with the Programme Lead to develop stage 3 investment plans for conversion grants.

Read full job description: Workpackage Lead – JD

How to apply

If you would like to be considered, please send your CV and covering letter explaining why you are the right person for the role to jobs@theaws.org FAO Steve Rose.

Closing Date: 12 noon on 23/02/20 


Project Support Co-ordinator / Personal Assistant

Job Title: Project Support Co-ordinator / Personal Assistant

Salary: £20,000- £25,000

Responsible to: Director of Healthy Communities, Director of Knowledge and Insight 

Location: Custard Factory, Birmingham

Hours of Work: 36.5 hours per week. Flexible working will be required

 

The Active Wellbeing Society seeks a highly organised and collaborative professional to provide key support for the Director of Healthy Communities, the Director of Knowledge and Insight and Director of Funding and Resources.

This role is responsible for project support to the data, finance and health functions of the organisation.  The postholder will also oversee the admin and meeting processes for the Directors and will be required at times to provide admin support across the organisation. The Project Support Co-ordinator/PA will serve as a vital liaison between TAWS and key partners, which will require significant professionalism, organisation, enthusiasm and discretion.

 

Read full job description: Project Support JD 2402

How to apply

If you would like to be considered, please send your CV and covering letter explaining why you are the right person for the role to jobs@theaws.org Michelle Howard.

Please note that your application will not be considered without a covering letter.

Application deadline: 24th February 2020 12noon
Interviews: 
Early March


Bikeability Instructor

Job Title: Bikeability Instructor
Salary:
£19.33 per hour for Lead Instructor and £17.33 per hour for Assistant Instructor.
Responsible to: Bikeability Manager
Location:
Working across Birmingham in both school and local community settings
Hours of Work:
Flexible

Are you passionate about cycling? Are you already a trained Bikeability Instructor? Would you be interested in joining our Bikeability team at The Active Wellbeing Society? You will be putting your enthusiasm for cycling to good use as part of our team, delivering a range of Bikeability courses across Birmingham.

The skills you need are:

– Good communication skills
– Motivated
– Able to work well with children
– Must be willing to work within the local community as well as in schools

How to apply

This is an ongoing recruitment process. If you would like to be considered, please send your relevant background information to explain why you are the right person for the role to bikeability@theaws.org. 


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