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Age UK Birmingham, Closing date: 23 February 2024

Funded by Birmingham City Council Adult Social Care, the aim of Neighbourhood Network Schemes (NNS) in Birmingham is to help adults in Birmingham to lead healthy, happy, and independent lives in their own homes and communities.

Job Purpose 

The main purpose of this role is to provide project management and support to achieve the agreed NNS outcomes for Edgbaston. This includes identifying and supporting community assets, capacity building to meet needs/gaps, developing networks and stakeholder engagement, and working with professionals/Adult Social Care to deliver the 3 conversations model.

Principal Duties:

• To lead the project and achieve the key contract deliverables (including mapping assets, facilitating a Steering Group, working with community groups to secure funding for their work, analysing needs and gaps, offering capacity building support etc.)
• To be responsible for the day-to-day management of the NNS workers
• To manage expenditure within allocated budgets
• To co-ordinate the sub-contracting relationship with the supporting provider in Edgbaston to achieve NNS outcomes.
• Produce quarterly monitoring reports for commissioning officers
• Create and implement an effective marketing plan to promote the project.
• To manage the process of maintaining accurate and up to date records for all activities and ensuring internal and external reporting requirements are met.
• To develop partnerships with key stakeholders such as Health & Social Care Workers and other voluntary sector organisations.
• To represent Age UK Birmingham at strategic partnership meetings.
• To attend and participate actively in all Operations and Management Team Meetings as and when required.
• To ensure risk assessments are carried out for all activities and health and safety procedures are followed.
• To ensure the safeguarding process and reporting mechanisms are followed

Other duties
• To work to achieve the objectives of Age UK Birmingham’s Equality and Diversity Policy.
• To participate in the supervision and appraisal systems adopted by the organisation.
• To undertake any other duties commensurate to the post not specifically mentioned in this job description.

How to apply

Send your CV and a covering letter outlining your skills and experience in relation to the Job Description and Person Specification below. Your CV should be no more than two sides and covering letter no more than two sides also.

Applications can be sent to: [email protected]

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact Sukie Binning, Head of Operations, by telephone on 0121 437 0033.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 23rd February 2024.

Please note - we will be interviewing candidates as they apply, so early applications are recommended.

For full details please visit: Edgbaston NNS Project manager (ageuk.org.uk)

37 hours per week - £30,495.40 per annum + benefits