A strong and visible Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise sector

VCSE Mental Health Services Programme Manager – EXTENDED CLOSING DATE

Worcestershire VCSE Alliance – hosted by Young Solutions

Location:Mobile working with travel across Worcestershire.
Office work can be carried out either at home or at Young Solutions, Severn House, 32 Ombersley Street West, Droitwich WR9 8QZ
Salary: £35,000 – pro rata for 30hrs per week
Post Type: Part-time 30 hours p/w worked flexibly. Fewer hours will be considered for the right candidate. Please contact Esther or Carole to discuss how this could work for you.
Contract Type:This post will be a one-year contract initially. We are pleased to support secondments for those looking to advance and diversify their career development.
Advertised On: Wednesday 12th April 2023 – (Relisted with extended deadline 2nd May 2023)
Closing Date: Friday 12th May 2023 (this closing date has been extended)
Interview Date: W/C 22nd May 2023

Are you determined to make a difference, looking for a new challenge, and believe in the power and potential of the voluntary sector?

The VCSE Alliance Worcestershire aims to build a stronger VCSE sector, working together effectively to deliver excellent services aligned to need. We work alongside statutory agencies using our influence and insights to bridge the gap that exists between voluntary and public sectors, helping to improve public services to better meet the needs of our local population.

If you want to work for an organisation that strives to improve local services across Worcestershire and support and strengthen the VSCE sector this could be the opportunity for you.

Overview of the post

We are seeking a talented Programme Manager to join us on our exciting journey to harness the potential of the VCSE sector in our local communities. The VSCE Alliance is a new partnership with an exciting remit and the potential to really impact services in particular mental health services for Worcestershire residents.  

You will work within a small team to support the work of the VCSE Alliance and facilitate the delivery of mental health services across Worcestershire. This role will play a significant part in ensuring that the sector can fully mobilise to respond to unmet need as appropriate in current mental health services across both primary and secondary care.

We are looking for an excellent communicator with strong planning and organisational skills. Your energy, commitment, and positivity coupled with an ability to really connect and engage with people, will ensure increased awareness of the organisation and its role.

This position offers you the opportunity to really make a difference and help shape the future of the VCSE Alliance.

Closing Date for applications is midday 12th May

Interviews will take place w/c 22nd May

This role is listed as 30 hours per week, however fewer hours would be considered for the right candidate.

We are pleased to be able to offer this role as a secondment opportunity.

To talk about how this job could work for you, please get in touch with VCSE Strategic Lead for Worcestershire, Esther Passingham – esther@worcsalliance.org or Alliance Executive Lead, Carole Cumino – carole@worcsalliance.org

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