Hackney Education is the Education department within Hackney Council. It provides a range of statutory and traded services to support the education of children, young people and adults in the borough. Our vision is to provide excellent education for every child, young person and adult learner.
Terms and Conditions Full time, Permanent
Start date: February 2021 or earlier if available
Hackney Education has an excellent track record of working with schools. Our focus is to advise and support schools in providing an excellent education for young people and the best quality training and support for their staff.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and capable project manager to work in a small team responsible for our Newly Qualified Teacher and Core Professional Development strategies.
You will provide project management including the coordination and development of projects. You will be responsible for working closely with stakeholders, including senior school leaders, the STA, and the DfES. The NQT & CPD Project Manager will also have the opportunity to interact with external organisations to develop projects on behalf of Hackney Education school improvement department.
We expect you to:
- Be able to lead on all project development issues with relevant stakeholders
- Manage your own workload and offer support to others
- Maintain information systems and deliver strategies
- Be an excellent communicator, in speaking and writing
- Build positive and professional relationships with a range of stakeholders
We are looking for a highly motivated, energetic, optimistic team player, with a passion for, and understanding of, the context in which we work.
You will have relevant experience of successful project management and partnership working.
If you would like to discuss the role, or arrange a meeting, please contact Mark Lewis (020 8820 7067, Mark.Lewis@hackney.gov.uk) who will arrange a call or meeting for you with one of our team.
Closing date: Sunday 6th December, 2020, 11:59pm
Interviews and assessment: w/c 15th December, 2020
Hackney Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Hackney Education posts can be subject to an enhanced DBS check. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age