Vacancies


Vacancies Open To External Applicants:


Fundraising Officer

The Fundraising Officer will be responsible for the implementation of Springboards’ fundraising strategy, aligning fundraising activity with our business and charitable objectives to achieve financial targets. They will keep abreast of developments in fundraising, identifying and realising new and creative opportunities to increase fundraising income across a range of activity – corporate events, campaigns and individual supporter development schemes. The Fundraising Officer will be part of the Business Development Team; the role will require regular travel across the North East.

For a full description of the vacancy and person description, please click here.

Salary: £21,332 to £23,110 pro rata

Hours: 18.5 hours per week

Location: Rivergreen Industry Centre, Sunderland

Application Form – Equal Opportunities FormEx-Offenders Policy 

Deadline: Friday 27th October 2017


Delivery Officer – Motor Vehicle

The Delivery Officer role is the mechanism which the charity primarily uses in order to undertake its training work. Delivery Officers carry out a wide range of functions including developing, tutoring and assessing relevant high quality learning programmes to encourage and secure learner achievement, attainment and progression.

Specific elements of work for individuals are detailed in the attached job description, please click here.

Salary: £21,332 – £23,110

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Jarrow (All Delivery Officer roles may have a peripatetic element due to the needs of learners)

Application Form – Equal Opportunities FormEx-Offenders Policy

Deadline: Friday 27th October 2017


Maths or Maths Related Graduates

Salary: TBC
Would you like to get into teaching young people and adults? If so, please contact us for further information.

Closing date: Ongoing

Appointment of successful applicant will depend on a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service certificate.


Vacancies Open To Internal Applicants Only:


Induction Officer

The Induction Officer will be responsible for the organisation and delivery of a high quality, professional standard, interesting valuable induction and initial assessment process for all learners entering Springboard programmes. The Induction Officer will support other staff to monitor the progress of new starters over the first few weeks of their programme.

The Induction Officer will have a key role in ensuring that learners starting the programme have a full understanding of expectations of the programme and of support, advice and guidance available to them.  The Induction Officer will be flexible, innovative and able to work with other members of Springboard staff. Communication skills at a very high level are important in this role.

The Induction Officer will be part of the Operations Team, based at Springboard’s head office in Pallion but the role will require travel across its bases in the North East.

Please Note: The interview will include a 10 minute presentation based on how best to induct learners

For a full description of the vacancy and person description, please click here.

Salary: £21,332 – £23,110

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Sunderland

Application Form – Equal Opportunities FormEx-Offenders Policy

Deadline: Monday 30th October 2017. Interviews to be held Thursday 2nd November


Senior (Delivery Officer) 4 Posts Available

The Senior role is primarily that of a delivery officer with added responsibilities; these include, but are not restricted to, ensuring the opening and closing of the delivery site, overseeing room and resource allocation and dealing with day to day enquiries.

Liaison with Programme Leads and other officers is a key element of the role. The delivery side of the role is the mechanism which the charity primarily uses in order to undertake its training work.

Seniors will be expected to carry out a wide range of functions including developing, tutoring, assessing and quality assuring relevant high quality learning programmes to encourage and secure learner achievement, attainment and progression.

4 posts available, 1 at each of Springboard’s delivery sites: Jarrow, East Durham, Hartlepool and Pennywell

For a full description of the vacancy and person description, please click here.

Salary: £23,184 – £25,116

Job Type: Full Time

Location: 4 posts 1 at each of Springboard’s delivery sites: Jarrow, East Durham, Hartlepool and Pennywell

Application Form – Equal Opportunities FormEx-Offenders Policy

Deadline: Friday 27th October 2017


Subcontracts Monitoring Liaison Officer

The Subcontracts Monitoring and Liaison Officer will be responsible for monitoring subcontractor delivery against contractual and funder requirements.

This is a senior position. The post holder will be responsible for monitoring subcontracted partners to assist Springboard’s senior management team with ensuring that delivery partners proceed according to their contractual obligations. The post holder will provide first point of contact for delivery partners and through regular liaison will build an effective reporting channel to assist with identifying issues and any corrective actions needed for partners experiencing difficulty.

The post holder will have a sound knowledge and understanding of ESFA funding streams and their associated eligibility and compliance requirements.

For a full description of the vacancy and person description, please click here.

Salary: £26,487 – £28,695

Job Type: Full Time

Location:Sunderland

Application Form – Equal Opportunities FormEx-Offenders Policy

Deadline: Friday 27th October 2017


Delivery Officer – Media

The Delivery Officer role is the mechanism which the charity primarily uses in order to undertake its training work. Delivery Officers carry out a wide range of functions including developing, tutoring and assessing relevant high quality learning programmes to encourage and secure learner achievement, attainment and progression.

Specific elements of work for individuals are detailed in the attached job description, please click here.

Salary: £21,332 – £23,110

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Hartlepool and/or Sunderland. (All Delivery Officer roles may have a peripatetic element due to the needs of learners)

Application Form – Equal Opportunities FormEx-Offenders Policy

Deadline: Friday 6th October 2017


Safeguarding Statement

Springboard has a culture of safer recruitment and as part of this all staff undergo a series of checks, including criminal record checks (DBS), together with references and interview information. Springboard staff will take all reasonable action to ensure the safety of all children and vulnerable adults in their care. In cases where Springboard staff have any reason to be concerned that a vulnerable person may be subject to significant harm, ill-treatment, neglect or other forms of abuse, staff have no alternative than to follow the Local Safeguarding Children Board and the Safeguarding Adults Board procedures and report the matter to the appropriate authorities.


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