Corra Foundation exists to make a difference to the lives of people and communities. It works with others to encourage positive change, opportunity, fairness and growth of aspirations which improve quality of life. Corra wants to see a society in which people create positive change and enjoy fulfilling lives.

In 2020 Corra launched a ten-year strategy. It is long term because making a difference on the big challenges will take time. At its heart is the strong belief that when people find their voice, they unlock the power to make change happen.

Corra are looking for a Programme Officer to join the People in Place team.  This exciting role is central to helping all aspects of the programme be delivered to the highest possible standard.

Programme Officer (People in Place)

 35 Hours per week

Salary £30,306 pa

The Programme Officer is critical to supporting effective operation and delivery of the People in Place programme – helping to ensure that all aspects of the programme are delivered to the highest possible standard.

The Programme Officer will assist in the overall co-ordination of People in Place as well as providing focused support for Getting Alongside Communities and Appetite for Change.  This includes:

  • Programme support and co-ordination
  • Learning and evaluation
  • Communications
  • Community research

They are looking for someone who wants to make a positive difference and brings strong skills in:  organisation and attention to detail; active listening; communication; facilitation; coding and analysing data; absorbing and prioritising a wide range of potentially complex information.

This role offers an exciting opportunity for someone who shares Corra’s vision and is a chance to contribute to real change in Scotland.

The role will be based in Edinburgh or Glasgow, with a flexible approach to carrying out an element of work from home.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on 12 August 2021.

Interviews are scheduled to be held on 24 August 2021

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