Responsible for leading and managing the workload of a group of young adults and provide ongoing mentoring support and training to this group as they work under your supervision to deliver community focused improvements across the Cowdenbeath area. The focus of activity will be a range of environmental maintenance tasks like gardening and ground works coupled with skills and qualification development for them where you will be supported by our employability team. You will also be responsible for environmental maintenance at the BRAG site
You will be required to utilise a crew cab vehicle so a suitable full driving licence that you have held for at least 2 years is an essential requirement.
Duration: 35 hours per week
Term: 12 months (with option to extend subject to funding)
Reporting to: Buildings & Maintenance Manager
Reward: £24,700 per annum with 7.5% employer pension & health cover
Location: Based within our head office in Crosshill however occasional visits to other sites across central Fife are necessary.
Closing: 5PM on 25th June
You will ideally have a qualification in a relevant discipline like gardening or groundwork along with relevant experience and knowledge. More importantly you will possess good core and basic skills and be able to act as a role model for those around you or under your care. As most of your work will be outside and manual you will need to demonstrate an ability to work in all weathers and be fit enough to carry out the tasks that the post then requires.
The project is Funded by Coalfields Regeneration Trust which was set up to stimulate Economic regeneration in ex coalfields areas. Brag Enterprises as the local partner is a Fife based charity that supporting people, who in the main, are residing in disadvantaged areas of Fife to gain the training and employability skills to enable them to move into sustainable employment. We also work closely with communities to improve their economic resilience.
To view the Job Description and Person Specification and application form see below:
Completed application forms should be emailed to email@example.com or submitted by post to BRAG Enterprises LTD. Crosshill Community Enterprise Centre, Main Street, Crosshill, Lochgelly, Fife KY5 8BJ