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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:



Employment Advisor - Carlisle

We are seeking an experienced Employment Advisor passionate about achieving outcomes to join our team delivering our employment programme across Cumbria. Customer participation in this employment initiative is voluntary and our team will focus on supporting long term unemployed participants to achieve sustained employment through a variety of interventions.

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Community Project Manager

We are lookign for Community Project Managers who will initiate, develop and deliver a diverse range of community regeneration projects with partners across sectors. As one of our Community Project Managers, you will engage with communities to help build the capacity of local groups and organisations.

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Key Worker - Choices

We are looking to recruit a Key Worker, to manage a caseload of Choices participants and provide them with 1:1 support, to people with complex barriers. By providing intensive support, advice and guidance you will help each participant develop a tailored action plan and identify how this can be best met through the wide range of services, activities, training opportunities and tailored support the...

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Chef / Chef De Partie

We are now recruiting for an experienced Chef / Chef De Partie, to work in a growing café in the heart of Winlaton Mill. You will be responsible to deliver freshly made to order meals during service for the café to a high standard.

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