Programme Lead – Communities


Programme Lead – Communities


£22,715 – £26,092 per annum pro rata


30hrs per week. Standard terms and conditions apply.


South and North Tyneside.

 Job Summary:

The successful post holder will be a motivated, dynamic and knowledgeable individual with sound business acumen to further develop our work across the communities of South Tyneside and Newcastle.  Our community provision encompasses a number of areas including (but not limited to); the environment, facilitation of large-scale CSR days, Green Space and park projects and programmes, community events, Health activities, programmes and initiatives, funding applications and delivery, Big Local and Community group support.  The post holder will directly line manage a small team of project staff. The post holder will be expected to deliver projects in addition to their line management responsibilities.

This job role is part funded by the National Lottery, through the National Lottery Heritage Fund. The National Lottery Heritage Fund invests money to help people across the UK explore, enjoy and protect the heritage they care about

We are committed to the employment and career development of disabled people. To demonstrate our commitment we have been awarded the Disability Confident Scheme Symbol, which is awarded by the Employment Service

Applicants should be aware that the post will only be offered to successful candidates subject to a DBS check as well as other employment clearances.

Groundwork SaNT believes that a child, young person or vulnerable adult should never experience abuse of any kind. We have a responsibility to promote the welfare of all children, young people and vulnerable adults and to keep them safe. We are committed to practice in a way that protects them.

Instructions for Applicants:

To apply, please carefully read the role description and person specification, complete the application form, declaration of convictions and equal opportunities forms and email them all to

Please note, we cannot accept CVs in place of completed forms and hard-copy applications will not be reviewed. If you have any accessibility requirements that need to be discussed further then please contact or call 0191 428 1144. Only successful applicants will be contacted to confirm interview dates and times, no feedback will be given on unsuccessful applications.

Closing Date: 5pm, Tuesday 12th November 2019.

Interviews: Monday 18th and Tuesday 19th November 2019.

Programme Lead- Communities JD

PL – Communities PS V1

GW Application Form

GW Declaration of Convictions Form

GW Equal Opps Form