Programme Manager – Transition Project

The Door Youth Project, Stroud

Average of 12 hours per week.  34 week fixed term contract.  Immediate start.

Salary:  £11.49 to £13.11 per hour

We are currently looking for someone with experience of designing and delivering training programmes in an educational setting to set up and manage an early intervention programme for Year 6 pupils whose mental health is being compromised by upcoming transition to secondary school.

You would be responsible for liaison with schools and health and social care professionals, developing the programme content, delivering it in a number of settings across Gloucestershire, managing sub-contractors as required, and evaluating and reporting on the project.

You should have an awareness of the issues facing vulnerable young people and the ability to communicate well with both adults and young people and build strong relationships with senior stakeholders, plus a full driving licence and the flexibility to adhere to the time commitments of the programme.  Project management experience is highly desirable.

Closing date:  Friday 15 February

Interview date: Thursday 21 February

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The Door is a needs led organisation and continues to expand in the services we deliver. We find ourselves frequently approached by local authorities, agencies and other charities asking us to partner with them or to work in their area.

As a result our workforce continues to grow, and we are always on the look out for the right people to work for us.

We often have need for full and part time staff in the following areas:

  • Community based Youthwork
  • Mentoring young people
  • Working with the parents of 11-25 year olds
  • Fundraisers
  • Admin & Support staff

If you think you might have what it takes to join the growing team at The Door, please send a CV and covering letter to

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