Three people sitting on the gravel floor outside on the coast
Three people sitting on the gravel floor outside on the coast

 

Programme manager: training and project innovation

Closing date: 
Monday, 30 May, 2022

 

Location: Home based, flexible location (some travel across England and to Head Office)

Salary: £30,600 - £38,760 per annum

Contract: Full time, fixed term until 30 April 2023 (with possible extension, if funding is secured)

A hugely exciting and challenging opportunity to lead and manage a portfolio of projects and a team of project officers to plan, manage, deliver and evaluate a range of community engagement projects across England.

We are looking for a highly motivated, well organised, and proactive individual who is hungry to embrace the challenges and successes of encouraging a diverse public audience to enjoy the benefits of cycling. 

This exciting role offers the opportunity to work within the behaviour change team at Cycling UK in England on a range of programmes aiming to increase the uptake in cycling amongst the most underrepresented sections of society, continuing Cycling UK’s work as experts in the field of behaviour change and active travel.

The programme manager will be responsible for Cycling UK’s training department, as they deliver a suite of training interventions to charities, social enterprises and community groups across England in support of behaviour change programmes.    

In addition, the programme manager will take a key role in developing and delivering innovative new behaviour change projects across England. Working with internal and external stakeholders you will design and implement meaningful behaviour change interventions that will increase uptake in cycling particularly amongst those most underrepresented. 

We are looking for someone with a passion for active travel and behaviour change, with experience of developing and managing multiple projects. You will have an aptitude towards building relationships, working with external funders, and will be able to motivate a team working at a distance.

Tell us why you are the one to help drive Cycling UK’s strategic vision of enabling millions more people to cycle.

Explore the job description for full details on this exciting opportunity. Complete the application form expressing why you are the right candidate for this opening and send to recruitment@cyclinguk.org.

Focus on gearing your supporting statement to exemplify how your skills and experience match the requirements of the role, directly referring to the job description and person specification. This enables the selection panel to assess your relative strengths against the specified criteria.

Apply before 9am on Monday 30 May 2022

We are an inclusive organisation and would particularly welcome applications from candidates from a broad range of backgrounds. We strongly believe that diversity strengthens our work. If you are already passionate about cycling, that’s great, many of us are too! But if you are simply really excellent at what you do, no matter what your background, that is what matters most to us.