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Vacancies at Groundwork North East & Cumbria

"Groundwork offers huge employee benefits – not just in the traditional sense, but also through knowing that your work, whatever part you play, is helping to make a real difference."



We are passionate about changing places and lives for the better. With over 200 staff across the North East, and over 25 years experience, we are always keen to hear from people with the drive and determination to make a difference, and have lots of different ways you can get involved.

Many of our senior managers began their careers as volunteers or entry-level project staff. By providing a range of training and continuous professional development opportunities at the local, regional and national level we are able to recruit and retain the very best.


Our current vacancies are listed below:



Training Officer

We are looking for someone to join an established training team in the North East work across a variety funded contracts. As the Training Officer you will be working with both unemployed and/or those on low incomes, supporting them to gain skills before entering the work place and progress them to continue their learning journey whilst in work. Delivering both group and one to one training you wil...

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Functional Skills Tutor

We are looking for someone to join an established training team in the North East, working across a variety of funded contracts. As the Functional Skills Tutor you will be working with learners who have low level Functional Skills or those who require a refresher, delivering blended teaching and assessment of Functional Skills Maths, English and ICT. This could be on a one to one basis and in gro...

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Navigator (Temp) - ROAD (Employment Support Officer)

As one of our Navigators on Reaching Out Across Durham (ROAD) you will manage a caseload of participants and provide them with 1:1 support, helping them overcome barriers to employment by signposting into existing and new services as well as supporting them to access job search, employment, training and self-employment.

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