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Community Engagement Coordinator

(Full time – 38 hours per week. An 18 month contract with potential to extend, funding dependent)

Middlesbrough Football Club Foundation (MFCF) is the Club’s independent charity set up in 1996 by Chairman Steve Gibson. We use the power of the MFC brand to engage with the community to provide opportunities and raise aspirations of disadvantaged young people and adults, to maximise their potential to achieve.

This is an exciting, new and unique opportunity to be involved in a growing and passionate team based within a professional football club charity. The Community Engagement Coordinator will report directly to the East Cleveland Manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for setting up and delivering brand new projects, based in the East Cleveland area. They will be responsible for engaging with local community groups, organisations and schools to identify local support needs and creating innovative and targeted sessions throughout the area.

Candidates should:

  • Be an experienced project coordinator and deliverer who has a thorough knowledge and understanding of community project delivery, specifically in the areas of health, sport and education
  • Be diligent, organised, have attention to detail and always be professional
  • Possess exemplary communication skills and the ability to work with a diverse range of people and situations
  • Have a positive attitude and a strong focus on teamwork
  • Have the ability to work on their own initiative when necessary
  • Be focused on achievement, targets and continuous improvement
  • Have a high degree of flexibility and provide confidentiality

 

This post falls within the scope of ‘regulated activity’ and is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974). Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring Service check (formerly CRB) and are required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands and final warnings that are not ‘protected’ as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exemptions) Act 1975.

To request an application form and job description and salary details, please email recruitment@mfcfoundation.co.uk

Owing to the high volume of applications expected, if we have not contacted you within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted for interview.

Closing date for applications: Friday 5 July 2019

MFCF is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

MFCF is also committed to the safeguarding of vulnerable groups

 

Boro Bus Coordinator

(Full time – 38 hours per week. An 18 month contract with potential to extend, funding dependent)

Middlesbrough Football Club Foundation (MFCF) is the Club’s independent charity set up in 1996 by Chairman Steve Gibson. We use the power of the MFC brand to engage with the community to provide opportunities and raise aspirations of disadvantaged young people and adults, to maximise their potential to achieve.

This is an exciting, new and unique opportunity to be involved in a growing and passionate team based within a professional football club charity. The ‘Boro Bus’ Coordinator will both drive, and facilitate activities on the single-decker Arriva Bus and report directly to the East Cleveland Manager. They will also work closely with the Community Engagement Coordinator to consult with the local community, organisations and schools to identify local support needs and create a menu of locally relevant sessions that support the community. The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating the weekly schedule of the ‘Boro Bus’  focussed on health and wellbeing, education and physical activity, ensuring regular targeted delivery is being met across the East Cleveland area.

Candidates should:

  • Be an experienced professional who has a thorough knowledge and understanding of community project delivery; specifically in the fields of health, sport education and community cohesion
  • Be diligent, organised, have attention to detail and always be professional
  • Possess exemplary communication skills and the ability to work with a diverse range of people and situations
  • Have a positive attitude and a strong focus on teamwork
  • Have the ability to work on their own initiative
  • Be focused on achievement, targets and continuous improvement
  • Have a high degree of flexibility and provide confidentiality

This post falls within the scope of ‘regulated activity’ and is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974). Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure & Barring Service check (formerly CRB) and are required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands and final warnings that are not ‘protected’ as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exemptions) Act 1975.

To request an application form and job description and salary details, please email recruitment@mfcfoundation.co.uk

Owing to the high volume of applications expected, if we have not contacted you within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted for interview.

Closing date for applications: Friday 5 July 2019

MFCF is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

MFCF is also committed to the safeguarding of vulnerable groups