Jobs - PlayBoard NI - Service Delivery & Development Coordinator

Closing Date: Friday 6 March 2020 – 2:00pm

Job Role: Development

Salary: Salary: NJC Salary Scale SO1 pts: 23-25 (£26,999 – £28,785) per annum

Hours per week: 35

Closing Date:
Friday 6 March 2020 – 2:00pm

Job Role:

Salary: NJC Salary Scale SO1 pts: 23-25 (£26,999 – £28,785) per annum

Hours per week:

PlayBoard is the leading agency for the promotion, development and delivery of play in Northern Ireland. This vibrant organisation is at the forefront of shaping the future of children and young people’s play opportunities and experiences.

  • Do you have the drive and passion to support children & young people?

  • Do you want to help children & young people reach their full potential?

  • Then this is the job for you!

Main Purpose:

Provide the efficient, effective and economic delivery of the Bright Start School Aged Childcare programme ensuring targets are met and maximum benefit from the available funding is achieved.

The Project Officer will provide School Aged Childcare funded projects and their Management Committees, business support that will develop and improve their organisational capacity in becoming sustainable.

The successful applicant will have:

Essential Requirements

  • Have at least a level 3 qualification or above [e.g. NVQ Level 3] in one of the following = Business and Administration, Business, Accountancy, Bookkeeping or Creating & Starting a Business.

  • 3 years full-time or 5 years part-time equivalent within the past 5 years of developing and delivering training programmes to a wide stakeholder audience.

  • Experience of providing support to individuals, community groups and committees to improve their capacity and leadership in developing businesses including social enterprises.

  • Experience of implementing good financial governance policies and procedures.

  • Experience of Writing the following; A Programme for delivery to practitioners and Providing Reports e.g. progress reports / evaluation reports.

  • Demonstrate your Knowledge and understanding of the importance of Play for Children and Young People.

  • Strong communicator, with the ability to communicate effectively with different audiences to build, sustain and influence relationships.

Benefits working for PlayBoard:

  • Flexible working

  • Competitive salary

  • Excellent pension package with Standard Life

  • Occupational sick pay subject to service

  • 24 days’ holiday per year plus 11 bank holidays

  • Committed management team giving continuous support.

The contract for this post will be initially for 1-year subject to funding continuing.

If you are a proactive person with the required skill set, want a job that makes a real difference to children & young people, takes pride and ownership in your contribution, have excellent attention to detail, tenacious and outgoing, we’re interested to hear from you.

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