Programme Manager - Job Pack

Job Title                               : Programme Manager

Responsible to : CEO

Salary Scale                        : SCP 25 (£28,785) pro-rata, from 1st April 2019;    

   5% Employers Pension Contribution

Hours                                    : 29.6 hrs per week

Annual Leave               : 25 days p.a. plus 8 statutory days (pro rata)


An exciting opportunity for an innovative and creative individual to join Better Leeds Communities in a new organisational post.


Reporting to the CEO, the post holder will be accountable for the performance and progress of a minimum of 4 assigned projects at Better Leeds Communities.


  • Plan, organise, schedule and monitor delivery of project outcomes to ensure effective, efficient and quality assured provisions; and produce robust, accurate and timely reports for internal use and for funders as required.


  • Be accountable for, manage and monitor project budgets


  • Develop and deliver Service Delivery Plans for assigned projects


  • Maintain excellent relationships with internal projects and external agencies, representing assigned projects on behalf of Better Leeds Communities


  • Develop excellent partnership working arrangements and referral routes both internally and externally.


  • Provide Leadership and Management to staff, including recruitment, induction, supervision and support


  • Keep up to date with recent changes to legislation, management practice, policies and procedures, QA systems and trends in the sector


  • Use IT for statistical recording, record keeping and document production


  • To manage and provide accurate and detailed project reporting on time and to a high standard to the CEO/ Board of Directors and funders as required.


This post is subject to a Basic DBS Check.


In return, we offer competitive salaries, 33 days leave (pro rata, inclusive of bank holidays) and a 5% employer contribution pension package.


For informal enquiries about the role please contact Taira Kayani CEO


A ful job pack can be found at the bottom of this page


Please submit all applications via email to


Closing date: 9.00am Sunday 31st March 2019


Interviews: Thursday 4th April 2019