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At The Women’s Organisation, we know that the driving force behind our success is the hard work and dedication of our superb team. We’re always on the look out for new faces who can bring new experience and expertise to enhance our efforts. If you would like to help us out, there are lots of ways that you can get involved:

  • Work for us – see below for details of our latest vacancies and tender opportunities
  • Become an expert or associate – share your skills and business experience with our clients
  • Volunteer – help us to raise the essential funds we need to deliver our services
  • Join the board – add to the diversity and dedication of our board members
  • Offer a masterclass – if you have a specific skill that would help our women, pass it on at our Business Club or masterclass sessions.

 

current vacancies

Finance and Monitoring Administrator Position Available

£16,000 - £18,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

The Women’s Organisation is an innovative, social enterprise that provides quality enterprise and employment services and influences policy in order to improve the economic position of women.

We are pleased to be expanding our team and are seeking to recruit a Finance and Monitoring Administrator to support the high quality delivery of women’s economic development services we offer.

Please download an Application Form, Equal Opportunities Form and Job Description by clicking on the links. 

Completed applications should be returned by email to info@thewo.org.uk or posted to The Women’s Organisation, 54 St James Street, Liverpool, L1 0AB

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm, Friday 31st March 2017. Interviews for short listed applicants will be held the week of Thursday 6th April 2017.

The Women’s Organisation is an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community particularly disabled women and women from black and minority ethnic communities.

This post is part funded by ERDF.  

 

 

 

 

Current tender opportunities

Contract Description

Contract Title: Advice Skills Academy Consultant Tender

Classification of Contract: Services

Individual Contract Value: Up to the total value of £30,000 (to September 2019 subject to change control approval)

Date Published: 9th March 2017

Deadline for receipt of tender response: 24th March 2017

Notification of Tender Award: 31st March 2017

Estimated Contract Start Date: 3rd April 2017

We are seeking to procure a suitable provider of strategic direction and specialist advice and support on all aspects of the Advice Skills Academy Programme across the Liverpool City Region up to the total value of £30,000.

The Advice Skills Academy is a 3 year ESF funded project running from October 2016 to September 2019 (subject to change control approval); to be delivered across the Liverpool City Region by a consortium of local Citizens Advice Services, managed by the Women’s Organisation.  

The project will develop and deliver an integrated curriculum of accredited and non-accredited training to expand and develop the workforce for specialist advice services within the voluntary and private sectors. It will deliver interventions that:

  • Address higher level skills shortages in specialist advice services.
  • Provide training and support for people within the workforce to improve skills, progression, knowledge and productivity.
  • Provide training and a support routeway for disadvantaged groups seeking to access further job opportunities in the sector.
  • Improve management, leadership and progression capacity.
  • Promote equality by improving the progression prospects of women within the workforce.
  • Create a positive, innovative and sustainable culture of learning and development in local Citizens Advice Services across the Liverpool City Region.

This post is funded by the European Union – European Social Fund

Tender Responses (click here) should be submitted to Laura Anderson by 5pm on Friday 24th March 2017, to info@thewo.org.uk or paper copy delivered by 5pm to:

Laura Anderson

The Women’s Organisation

54 St James Street

Liverpool

L1 0AB

 

 

 

 

Programme Partner Recruitment

Advice Skills Academy Partnership Recruitment 

These two positions are for our partner organisation; Citizens Advice Halton

 

Advice Skills Academy Project Manager

Salary: £30,479

Offered for: Full time 35 hours per week

For further details of this position please click here

The Advice Skills Academy is a 3-year ESF-funded project to be delivered across the Liverpool City Region by a consortium of local Citizens Advice services, managed by The Women's Organisation

 

 

 

 

Financial Capability Worker

Salary: £20,456 - £23,166 (dependent on experience)

Offered for: Full time 35 hours per week

For further details of this position please click here

Working as part of the Better Off Finance project funded by the Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund, Citizens Advice Halton are looking for a Financial Capability worker, with the purpose of devloping people's skills, knowledge and confidence to enable them to make the financial choices that are rigt for them and to help them to avoice financial crises. 

 

 

 

 

 

Interested in joining our team?

More than twice as many men than women are self employed: 14% of men, 6% of women.
source: Fawcett - The changing labour market
Women in full-time work currently earn an average of 15% less per hour than men
source: Fawcett - The changing labour market
"I think you should take your job seriously, but not yourself, that is the best combination"
source: Dame Judi Dench
In 2010, 104 million women in 59 countries started and managed new business ventures
source: GEM 2010 - Women's Report
30,000 women every year lose their jobs as a result of becoming pregnant.
source: GEM 2010 - Women's Report
"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any"
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