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Development Officer

Traineeships Programme

£16,897 - £20,049


Post: January 2018 - July 2018 (continuation is subject to funding)

The Traineeships Programme is an exciting youth programme which provides NEET young people aged 16-18 with tailored advice and assessment to diagnose the existing skills and identify gaps for individuals. You will be working closely with other Employment & Skills programmes to identify synergies and areas to align delivery to local need and help generate referrals. 

Ideally you will be positive, energetic, motivated and able to hit the ground running to deliver the Traineeship programme.

If you are confident in your leadership ability, enjoy a challenge and would be a great role model to young people this is a fantastic opportunity to make a real difference to young peoples' lives.

We are looking for candidates who are understanding, respectful and able to relate to young people, yet have the ability to challenge and set boundaries in a clear and non-judgemental way.

Download Job Description and Person Specification.

All positions will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Full details of the post and an application pack are available by contacting Catherine Birch on 01942 821444 or

Alternatively, please return and complete a Job Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form and return them via email to or by post to Groundwork CLM, 74-80 Hallgate, Wigan, WN1 1HP.

Closing date for applications Friday 19th January 2018.