Current vacancies

Project Assistant – 3 positions available

35 hours per week, 30 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)

Salary £24,465 to £27,106 per annum (pay award pending)

Would you like to be part of an innovative Big Lottery-funded early years programme in Lambeth?

Lambeth Early Action Partnership (LEAP) is one of five sites across England who are part of ‘A Better Start’ programme initiative to transform early year’s services.

Facilitated by National Children’s Bureau (NCB) LEAP brings together communities, parents and carers, local statutory and voluntary sector organisations, across four wards in Lambeth. The partnership works to build strong and supportive communities, so that every child, from conception to reception, has A Better Start in life.

We are looking for Project Assistants to support the day-to-day running of a variety of programmes and initiatives, including our parent champion volunteer programme, early literacy support, diet and nutrition activities and community events.

Excellent organisational and communication skills are essential. You need to be passionate about what you do, enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and be comfortable working both independently, and with other team members.

You will have administrative and writing skills, an interest in the early year’s area of work, with experience of co-ordinating meetings and training events.   You will have strong IT skills including experience of updating and editing web based materials, updating complex databases and preparing material for publication.

Closing date:  5pm 19 September

Assessments and interviews: 26 September

Applications via the NCB website