Hampshire Teenage Project – Project Leader

Project Leader

Salary range:  £11.05 per hour

Hours to be worked flexibly as required, on average 12 hours per week admin and 4-5 hours at an activity (occasionally some activities may be longer).

The Hampshire Teenage Project currently caters for young people aged 13 – 21 years of age (though this will change to 16 – 25 years of age following appointment) with a range of disabilities who live in South East Hampshire.  It provides a varied programme of leisure, volunteering and work experience activities that help build confidence, improve self-esteem, social skills and prepare young people for adulthood.  All activities take place in group settings with the help and support of trained staff & volunteers. The purpose of this project is to encourage positive interaction with peers in group settings & supporting young people into independence.

We require a Team Leader to develop, plan, organise and lead a varied programme of activities for our service users. Duties will include taking subs and recording attendance, running the activity, and coordinating a small team of staff & volunteers.  It will also involve home visits and risk assessments.

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and creatively-minded person to help to continue developing this service.  Good planning, organisational and communication skills are essential and a full driving licence together with use of a car would be advantageous.

Enable Ability will meet all out-of-pocket expenses (including mileage as appropriate) and provide regular supervision, a supportive working environment and opportunities for career development.

This position is subject to a DBS check at the enhanced level and satisfactory references.

Applications forms and further details are available from Mary or Richard at Enable Ability, 311-313 Copnor Road, Portsmouth, PO3 5EG.

Tel:        02392 671846 (answer phone available out-of-hours)

Mobile:                                07857 328390

Email:                    hampshiretp@gmail.com

Enable Ability is an Equal Opportunities Employer with ‘Investor in People accreditation.