Employment Manager – Performance Lead (SFTV)

Job title:                        Performance Lead

Salary:                            Circa £27,000 per annum

Hours:                            2x Full Time – 37 hours per week

(Fixed Term until 30/06/2022)

Reporting to:                Performance Manager                                        

Delivery Location:      Redcar & Cleveland (x1) and Middlesbrough (x1)


About us

Groundwork is a leading regeneration charity, working through partnership to create communities in which people are proud to live and work.

Step Forward Tees Valley is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund and European Social Fund until June 2022. Working in partnership with 17 voluntary and community sector delivery partners, Step Forward Tees Valley will support people into or towards employment and/or training

About the role

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our Step Forward Tees Valley team as a Performance Lead.

The successful candidate will lead the achievement of performance targets by managing an interdisciplinary team of staff to work effectively and cohesively and delivery a high quality service to beneficiaries. Applying effective programme management practice and ensuring contract quality and compliance are achieved, the Performance Lead will be an enabler who enjoys succeeding with and through others.

The postholder will provide a valuable resource for Groundwork North East to enable it to achieve its objectives. Working in a busy team environment ensuring business deadlines are met whilst maintaining quality.

This role will work solely on the Step Forward Tees Valley programme.

Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced disclosure endorsed by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

About you

We are seeking someone with experience of successful employment programme coordination and implementation. You must have the ability of forming successful working relationships with partners, jobseekers, employers and training providers. Having experience of working effectively as a leader of a team within a complex, changing and challenging environment is essential as well as being a good facilitator and enabler with strong organisational skills to support effective programme coordination

To find out more about the role and our organisation, take a look at our candidate pack, or for an informal discussion about this role please contact Jacqui Hodgson, Employment & Youth Programme Manager on 07803 079643.

Want to apply?

Great.  All you need to do is complete the application form below

Application Form

Performance Lead SFTV – Candidate Pack

Performance Lead SFTV – Job Description

Performance Lead SFTV – Person Specification

All completed applications should be emailed to HR.NorthEast@groundwork.org.uk or by post to Groundwork NE & Cumbria, Unit 14 Parsons Court, Welbury Way, Aycliffe Industrial Park, Newton Aycliffe, Co Durham, DL5 6ZE.

Closing Date:       Midnight on Sunday 24th January 2021    

Make yourself at home

We want you to be yourself at Groundwork and we value everything that makes you unique. We recognise and celebrate your difference and together we make Groundwork a special and great place to work.

Groundwork NE & Cumbria is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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