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Area Manager (East Sussex)

Eastbourne, Sussex
£31,893 to £35,919
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

CXK is a leading charity that empowers young people and adults to build the skills and confidence they need to move into sustainable education, employment or training. Each year we make a difference to more than 300,000 people across the South of England.

We have an exciting opening for an Area Manager role within CXK to lead our programmes across East Sussex that improve skills, employability, and opportunities for young people in the county.

We are looking for an experienced and self-motivated manager who can lead staff to deliver exceptional services and influence partnerships to achieve great outcomes; keeping young people at the heart of what we do.

The right candidate will lead the local Youth Employability Service (YES) team and associated programmes to achieve outstanding performance, whilst driving excellence in quality of practice.

Main Responsibilities

  • Effective coordination and delivery of all programmes for young people, adults and families in the area, ensuring high performance levels against targets and objectives, quality in approach and achievement of impact for beneficiaries.
  • Develop and maintain positive external relationships with schools, training providers, colleges, local authorities, and other agencies to ensure clear pathways and progressions are available for young people in relation to skills and employability.
  • Instigate, develop, and implement partnerships which place CXK at the heart of planning and delivery in East Sussex and beyond if required.
  • Ensure that performance and other data is routinely gathered, reported, and presented as required by CXK and commissioners and is used to ensure services deliver in line with contractual KPI's.

In return for your skills and experience, you'll receive the following benefits:

  • An annual salary of £31,893 - £35,919 (depending on experience)
  • 28-31 days holiday, plus bank holidays
  • Defined contribution pension scheme (matched by CXK up to 10% depending on length of service)
  • Death in service life assurance policy (3 x annual salary)
  • Flexible working
  • Generous sick leave benefits
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave
  • Comprehensive training and development programmes
  • Mental health first aiders
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Interest free season ticket loans
  • Interest free parking permit loans
  • Health Assured - Employee Assistance programme

To apply for this role all you need to do is visit our website download, complete and upload the CXK application form. Please note that CVs alone will not be considered.

Please note that we reserve the right close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as soon as possible

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  • Job Reference: 706199275-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: CXK Ltd
    CXK Ltd
  • Location: Eastbourne, Sussex
  • Salary: £31,893 to £35,919
  • Sector: Retail & Consumer Products
  • Job Type: Permanent