• Full Time
  • Leeds

Website New Wortley Community Association

Post: Manager

Organisation: New Wortley Community Association

Salary: £30k to £35k depending on qualifications and experience

Hours: 37.5 hours pw

Application pack:


Closing Date 5pm on 28th November 2018

NWCA wish to appoint a Manager to support and assist the Board of Directors by taking overall responsibility for the management and development of the organisation. Key areas for the post will be:

  • Vison: Seeing what NWCA can become, what can be achieved and gaining active support from internal and external partners to develop plans into reality
  • Leadership: Working with the Board on strategy and providing skilled, sensitive and experienced leadership to the Board, staff and volunteers
  • Management: Having overall responsibility for the smooth and effective working of the organisation, projects, activities and staff
  • Funding: Ensuring that funding from commissions, grants and earned income will support current and future activities and projects

NWCA is looking for an exceptional and experienced manager to continue the development and successes of the past 7 years. NWCA is a dynamic, community-led organisation rooted in this disadvantaged neighbourhood in West Leeds. By accentuating the positive and involving residents at all levels, NWCA has built a reputation for running community projects that are innovative, community run and have real impact on people’s lives.

The successful candidate will have an excellent track record of working in neighbourhoods and managing organisations. She/he will understand how to work with and motivate people at all levels and build the trust of public, voluntary and private sector stakeholders. Experience and expertise of gaining funding and commissions, and of managing organisational finances is essential.

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