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6 Oct 2021

Full-Time Grants & Project Coordinator

Education Development Trust – Posted by Education Development Trust Reading, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

About the role:

Job type: Full-time (35hrs/week), 12-month fixed-term contract.

Salary: up to £25,000 (dependant on experience).

Location: Reading (with some flexibility for home working 2-3 days per week).

Benefits: We offer 30 days annual leave, a 6% matched pension scheme, a range of voluntary benefits, excellent training, and family friendly policies to support flexible working.

Education Development Trust is a UK charity that exists to make a difference to the lives of learners throughout the world. Working with governments, schools and other partners across the globe, we strive to provide excellent education for all.

We are seeking to recruit a Grants and Project Coordinator with experience of stakeholder management and data systems, to work in a coordinator role providing extensive administrative support to the programme team. You will be working on an exciting government-funded education programme to support and develop Maths and Physics teachers across England.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, the successful candidate will work with the central team to deliver all areas of the programme, supporting the Programme Manager and stakeholders with events (virtual and face-to-face), administration, reports, communications and liaising with students on the programme. The post holder will also liaise regularly with and advise participants, monitoring performance and report on overall data of Scholars. The successful candidate will also work closely with the wider project team to ensure quality is monitored and delivered and to manage issues where matters arise.

We are looking for applicants with experience of data systems management/administration as well as excellent communication skills. The successful candidate should have strong reporting skills in producing reports for internal and external partners and be highly organised as prioritising a varied and challenging workload will be key to the success of this role. Candidates would ideally have a background in the education or charity sectors; however, this is not essential.

In return we offer a competitive salary, a generous holiday allowance, a range of voluntary benefits, health and discount benefits, excellent development opportunities, and family friendly policies to support flexible working.

 Closing date: Wednesday 20th October.

Interviews: to take place over the 26th and 27th October.

Please note, we will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis and reserve the right to close our vacancies early. 

About the organisation:

Education Development Trust is an education charity that exists to transform lives by improving education around the world. We work collaboratively with national and local governments, schools and other partners to design and deliver sustainable solutions to improve education.

Education Development Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults whom we work with and come into contact with around the world. All applicants are subject to thorough screening and for applicable roles, successful candidates are subject to relevant criminal record checks with national police authorities or the UK’s Disclosure and Barring Service.

 

How to Apply

Please visit our website to download a job description and to apply at: https://careers.educationdevelopmenttrust.com/vacancies/1427/grants--project-coordinator.html  

Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 20,000 - 40,000.

Job expires in 26 days.

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