Project Co-ordinator (Buried Bouskell Project)
GBP 25,801 – GBP 31,371 per annum (pro rata)
18.5 hours per week
Fixed Term until 31 May 2021
Are you passionate about local heritage? Are you fantastic at managing projects?
Blaby District Council has been successful in securing funds from the Heritage Lottery Fund to deliver an exciting heritage project at Bouskell Park in Blaby. The project will restore an existing Ice House (this dates back to 1843) and to deliver a community archaeological dig.
The successful candidate will be working with a range of partners from local universities to contractors on site. The role requires good people skills, excellent project management skills and the ability to engage the local community in this unique project.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work and learn about our local heritage, build on your project management skills and to work on a high profile Heritage Lottery funded project.
Please note: If you are a disabled applicant and you meet all of the essential criteria of the Job Description and Person Specification you will be guaranteed an interview. You just need to let us know on the application form.
Benefits of working with us include a local government pension scheme, exciting career opportunities, flexible working including a flexi-time scheme and out of town offices with free car parking and cycle bays. To find out more, click on the link below Employee benefits
To find out more about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact Phill Turner, Health, Leisure & Tourism Services Manager on 0116 272 7741 for an informal discussion.
If you would like to know more about what it is like to work at Blaby District Council we will be holding two informal open evenings on the 27 and 30 January 2020 where you can come along to meet the recruiting managers. To book an appointment please call our PA team on 0116 272 7502. Alternatively, you can email us at All.Director’s.PAs@blaby.gov.uk and we will call you back.
Where are we based?
The Main Council Offices are in a lovely little village called Narborough in Leicestershire which is just 3 miles from the M1, junction 21 and not far from the centre of Leicester. The local train station is only a 5 minutes walk away and there are regular bus links to and from the city centre.
Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please select the ‘apply online’ button below.
Should you have any technical issues when applying, please call the Human Resources team on 0116 2727517.
Closing date: 7 February 2020
Interview date: 20 February 2020