Salary: £26800 per year
Hours: 28 hours per week. Mon-Fri with occasional evenings 
Contract: Fixed term to end of September 2019 flexible, (with view to 2 year extension if funding confirmed)
Closing date: Weds 24th April, 9.00am

InSpire is pleased to invite applications for the role of Programme Manager, to lead Inspired to Work, our flagship youth employment programme. You will be embarking on a challenging and hugely rewarding role, leading a small team of caseworkers and support staff, and will need to be able to bring to InSpire significant experience in youth employment, casework management, people and programme management, impact measurement and an understanding of the power of community projects in positively affecting the immediate community.

InSpired to Work aims to help young people with the most significant barriers to employment/those furthest from the job market move towards employment, by offering them a flexible, individually tailored programme that combines personal development, intensive casework support, advocacy, soft skills development, preparation for work, support to get into work and stay in work .

Each young person’s journey is different, depending on their needs and aspirations and the amount of time YP spend with us will vary, we aim to work with around 180 yp/yr aged 19-25. The programme is six years old and has both statutory and voluntary sector funding.

If you feel that you have the skills, experience and energy required for this exceptional programme, then please get in touch.


How to apply

Please forward a CV and a supporting statement (no more than 3 pages for each) explaining why this is the role for you. Please ensure that your statement addresses the criteria in the person specification.

You should provide two referees. We will only take references once your permission has been granted. You should provide the name, position, organisation, contact number and email address. One of your references should be your current or most recent employer.

Please ensure that you have included your full details including a contact number and email address.

Applications should be addressed to: Sarah Parry, Head of Ops (maternity cover), [email protected]

If you would like to visit InSpire prior to applying, have any queries or would like to have an informal discussion about the role, please contact Sarah Parry, [email protected]


Additional documents

Job Description and Details