Bolton Wanderers in the Community

Bolton Wanderers in the Community

Programme Lead (Schools & Mentoring)


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Posting Date

Apr 6, 2022

Role description

We are a growing sport-for-development charity based in Bolton that offers employees the opportunity to deliver life-changing work that makes an impact alongside colleagues who share a mutual passion for improving people’s lives. We are looking for passionate and motivated staff who will help us to achieve our vision of ‘A Connected Bolton Without Disadvantage’.
Our mission is to use the power of Bolton Wanderers Football Club to inspire, support and deliver positive change. Through intervention, prevention and targeted engagement we create sustainable pathways that transform lives. By working together we connect people, enabling communities to thrive and succeed.
We continue to be an innovative and forward-thinking charity that works in partnership with local, regional and national organisations to achieve the greatest outcomes for our beneficiaries.We are advertising for a Programme Lead for Schools Mentoring.
This role will oversee the entirety of our schools and mentoring programme area. The role will be a blend of people / project management and strategic growth over the next 2-3 years, looking at how we grow our schools engagement work across School delivery and 1-to-1 mentoring.
The role also includes the delivery of our PL Inspires project, which works mainly with Pupil Referral Units (PRUs) and young people at risk of educational exclusion, to inspire and help them reengage with formal learning (alongside a team of specialist delivery staff). The role will also oversee the successful delivery of our PL Primary Stars and our 1-to-1 mentoring work, by managing the teams responsible for their delivery.
The pay range we are offering is £23,000 - £26,999, on a 2-year fixed term contract.
The Location: Bolton Wanderers in the Community (BWitC) is based at the University of Bolton Stadium, the home of Bolton Wanderers Football Club. Situated in the heart of the North West we are commutable from Manchester, Preston and Liverpool with great transport links including strong public transport and motorway links.Middlebrook retail park is adjacent to the stadium which offers an abundance of options for lunch and leisure.
Why Should You Apply?• Work for a forward thinking, progressive charity that makes a positive impact on people’s lives.• Great benefits including two Bolton Wanderers Season Tickets, Health and Pension Package, opportunities for paid overtime, a commitment to CPD opportunities for staff and free staff parking onsite.• We are committed to ensuring that staff have a strong work life balance. Staff have the ability to blend their approach to home and office working, with BWitC priding itself on its flexibility.

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