'Little Stars' Early Intervention Project Manager

Are you an experienced Project Manager?

Do you have drive, enthusiasm and motivation to make a difference?


Location:        Peterborough based with travel as required

Hours:             Full time (35 hours)

Salary:             £30,000

Start Date:      June 2019 onwards

Duration:        3-year pilot project (with potential to extend)


About us

SHINE is the National Charity in England for children and adults with Spina Bifida and/or Hydrocephalus. We provide specialist support from before birth and throughout the life of anyone living with the conditions, as well as to parents, families, carers and professional care staff.

Purpose of the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably experienced Project Manager with drive, enthusiasm and motivation to: 

  • Implement and manage the ‘Little Stars’ Early Intervention Project (funded by The National Lottery Community Fund) across England.
  • Manage Northern and Southern Project staff and work closely with local, regional and national colleagues to improve the life chances of children, who are 10 years old or under with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus, by promoting independence and providing them and their families with early intervention support.

You will have full responsibility for managing the project budget, meeting and measuring project milestones, outcomes and impact key performance indicators.

In return, Shine will offer you:

  • A competitive salary
  • 3% pension contribution
  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays + additional discretionary leave between Christmas and New Year
  • Support to learn and develop

Further information

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Val Stokes on 01733 421356.

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To apply

Please submit a CV and covering letter explaining how you fulfil the requirements of the role to Val Stokes on val.stokes@shinecharity.org.uk

Applications close 12 midnight on Monday 24th June 2019.

Interviews will take place w/c 1st July 2019*. 

*Shine reserve the right to interview suitable candidates before the closing date, therefore we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

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