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Programme Officer (Community Investment)

  • Job reference: 19812
  • Location: South East London, London
  • Job type: All
  • Area of Expertise: Housing Professionals
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Job description: Programme Officer (Community Investment), Southwark
A large housing association are recruiting for a talented and experienced Programme Officer to work as part of our Community Investment team, on an initial Fixed-Term contract until June 2019.

The Role
The purpose of this role is to provide high quality support and advice supporting participants into our programmes including Love London Working, a European Social Funded programme bringing together a number of housing associations to deliver training and sustained employment outputs for long term unemployed residents. Your responsibilities in this role will include:
*Organise, manage and run participant registration events to increase the numbers of residents accessing our programmes.
*Develop programme plans and monitor programme performance against defined outcome targets.
*Work closely with communications and internal teams to lead on the creation of new and innovative ways of engaging and referring residents onto programmes. Use stock and resident data to target and plan communications campaigns and programme activities.
*Manage associated programme databases ensuring that all files are up to date and compliant with programme /project regulations.
*Develop a working knowledge of the HACT Social Value measurement tool and manage the input and production of data to support the use of this tool in evaluating community investment project ROI.

The Candidate
To be considered for this role, you will require the following skills and experience:
*Level 3 NVQ in Information, Advice & Guidance or equivalent or relevant experience.
*Clearly demonstrable experience of using innovative and imaginative methods of stakeholder engagement to recruit participants for a wide range of programmes.
*Experience of using application software to monitor programme delivery.
*Experience of developing and managing multiple programme plans
*Experience of producing performance management reports and monitoring progress against defined targets.
*Experience of working in a customer focused environment
*Experience of offering support and advice to a diverse range of residents, including those who are distant from the job market

The Contract
This is a 9 month fixed term contract, running until at least June 2019 - there is a good chance of this being extended.
The salary for the role is £32,000 (pro rata) and as well as a wide range of benefits, including 25 days annual leave, pension, healthcare, season ticket loans, retail discounts and weekly fruit deliveries. The offices are also in an excellent, accessible location close to London Bridge and Borough Market overlooking the Thames.

How to Apply
To apply for this role, please forward your CV to Lee at Service Care Solutions, on lee. mcmillan @ servicecaresolutions. org. uk - if you wish to discuss the role in more detail, please call Lee on 01772 208 966.

Please note, interviews are scheduled for week commencing 5 November 2018.