Wormholt & White City Big Local Project Manager Vacancy


Wormholt and White City Big Local- Can you be our new Big Local Project Manager?

Deadline: Sunday 15th October 2017 at Midnight              

Interview:  Wednesday 25th October 2017           

Contract/Salary: Permanent role. £36,183 including London Weighting  (NJC Scale PO3.38)

Hours: Full Time 37.5 with a fully flexible approach to working hours. Evening and weekend work necessary, for which toil leave is available.

Wormholt and White City Big Local is one of 150 Big Local areas, funded over 10 years to achieve lasting change in their community. In our fourth year, our Big Local is at an exciting point in its development and needs a dynamic, people friendly project manager to take us into the next phase.  Key to success is someone who can work with our network of local volunteers to unlock the energy and creativity of local residents; make strategic partnerships with other local stakeholders including the statutory, private and voluntary sectors; support our established resident led partnership board to lead the programme and facilitate a visionary sustainability strategy which will leave a lasting legacy. Match funded by a local charity, we still have £1.2 million of our original £2 million to spend so opportunity abounds, but we have the clarity of a plan and the stability of a team of four part time staff to fulfil our purpose.

This is a rare opportunity for a committed and passionate community development worker. If you have strong people skills and practical project management experience, we would love to hear from you.

Committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity, we welcome applications that reflect the cultural diversity of the communities within which we work.

Application will be with a CV and covering letter sent to:  Mary@whitecityenterprise.org.uk or call Mary Hennessy on 020 8743 4545.

Before applying please read the supporting documents below.

Big Local Manager Job Description

Big Local Manager Person Specification

Big Local Year 4 plan

For an informal chat about the role, please call the current post holder Carly Bond on 07817 839 500.

Summary terms and conditions:

 Hours of work  37 hours each week excluding a daily lunch break and travel to and from the main place of work. Evening and weekend work necessary but toil leave is available.

Place of work


White City Community Centre, India Way, London, W12 7QT




25 working days plus eight statutory holidays (pro rata for part time workers)


DBS check




This post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check


Employment to this post will be subject to receiving two satisfactory references. We reserve the right to approach any previous employers to obtain a reference if deemed necessary