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Programme Manager Health Prevention FTC

£36,000 per annum
 

Job Description

Programme Manager – Health Prevention (FTC)
Home based

About Us

Perennial is the nation's only charity dedicated to helping people in horticulture. Together with our network of partners, we provide free support, information, advice, financial assistance and services for horticulturalists and their loved ones experiencing illness, disability, bereavement, family breakdown and financial difficulties.

We have a real focus on improving the health and wellbeing outcomes of people working in horticulture and have an ambitious preventative strategy to create better futures for people working in horticulture.

We are now looking for a Programme Manager to join our team for a two year fixed-term contract and develop and deliver new health and wellbeing programmes.

The Benefits

- Salary of c.£36,000 per annum
- 25 days’ holiday per annum, plus Bank Holidays (increasing with long service)
- Pension
- DIS benefit (3x salary)
- Sick pay
- Comprehensive benefits package
- Well-established family friendly policies, including the ability to have extra unpaid leave
- Time off for dependants

This is a rare opportunity for a high calibre health promotion and prevention professional with an impressive programme management track record to harness their expertise to make a real difference to horticulturalists’ lives.

In this new role, you will have the chance to design vital programmes from a blank canvas and implement them with a high degree of autonomy, putting your stamp on our organisation.

Your vital work will help to reduce the effects of existing health problems affecting those in the horticultural industry, brightening their lives and supporting them in their time of need.

The Role

As the Programme Manager, you will design and develop a range of health programmes and a long-term preventative health strategy.

Informed by credible research evidence, you will create and develop health and wellbeing programmes, including events, activities and volunteer recruitment. You will raise awareness of key health issues and improve the way health information is communicated, distributed and accessed.

You will oversee the identification and evaluation of contributory factors, as well as developing influential partnerships and monitoring and evaluating the progress of your programmes.

About You

To be considered as our Programme Manager, you will need:

- At least three years’ experience in health promotion and/or prevention work
- Experience of developing strategic plans and overseeing their successful implementation
- Experience of designing, developing, delivering and evaluating health and wellbeing initiatives and training
- A successful track record of developing successful, effective partnerships and co-production of programmes at scale
- Experience of giving oral presentations
- Experience of working with volunteers and implementing volunteer programmes
- Relevant health promotion knowledge of health education strategies and priorities
- An understanding of safeguarding practice and the ability to apply this in practice
- A qualification in public health or health promotion

This is a full-time role, working 37.5 hours per week, for a two year fixed-term contract and will involve some weekend work and overnight stays.

Other organisations may call this role Programme Lead, Health Prevention Project Manager, Horticultural Health and Wellbeing Project Manager, Health Project Manager, Wellbeing Project Manager, or Preventative Health Project Manager.

Webrecruit and Perennial are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you want to effect positive health and wellbeing change in an otherwise neglected industry as our Programme Manager, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

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