Community History / Nature Project Assistant Manager Job Vacancy

Brixton based (Coldharbour Lane) Embrace Cooperation Ltd is a non-profit making organisation working with young adults with fewer opportunities. We provide holistic training and work placement programmes, which support young people to fulfill their full potential. We work nationally as well as internationally with the areas of media, environment, employment support, and life skills.

Currently we are looking for a

Project Assistant Manager (London)
(4 months contract/ 2 days per week/ £16188 pro rata)

For Embrace Cooperation Ltd project Lost Stories of Ruskin Park funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund

Working with Lambeth Council and local schools / community groups the project will increase awareness of Ruskin Park site and John Ruskin. The project assistant manager will help coordinate a team of volunteers & freelancers to achieve the project aims. This will be achieved through practical events on site, nature walks / surveys creation of instructional videos, oral history video, project booklet, pod cast, tailor made events for local schools and an interactive project website. The role will also involve developing new project funding applications with other Embrace staff.

Project website:

http://ruskinparkproject.wordpress.com/projects/

Information about project on forum:

http://www.hernehill.org.uk/campaigns/new-community-project-based-ruskin-park

Application Deadline Wednesday 20th June 2012

The role will start Monday 2nd July 2012

For further information, please contact Dirk Bischof via email (john.c@myembrace.org) and ask for the full application pack.