•Manage Magic Bus resources (budgets& centres), staff and local partners to ensure the full offer of Livelihood programme is available to youth in the district.
•Lead a staff team delivering LaQshya programme at district level and manage all aspects of their performance.
•Achieve targets at each stage of intervention inlcuding mobilisation, needs assessment, skills training delivery and placement in work or education.
•Support frontline staff to complete comprehensive needs assessment 1:1 with youth to identify their strengths & limitations, training and life skills needs and overall targets for the programme.
•Formulate personal development plans for each youth that sets out their training schedule and work or education targets.
•Provide high quality career counselingand impartial Information, Advice and Guidance that empowers youth to make positive choices about potential careers.
•Ensure each new starter receives a structured induction programme
•Oversee district level community nee
Desired Candidate Profile
Post Graduation - Post Graduate-Other
•Strong operational and team management skills that can be tailored to lead Magic Bus staff, training partners, employers and local colleges.
•Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills including the ability to design training schedules and operatinal centre timetables.
•Strong financial management skills including managing budgets and using staff and centre resources flexibly to meet need.
•Sharp focus on outcomes and how to shape interventions to achieve the maximum impact with youth on the programme.
•Build positive relationships with youth and motivate individuals to achieve defined targets of taking up work or further education.
•Able to undertake need assessments with youth that sensitively identify youth’s personal strengths and limitations.
•Can implement new processes and ways of working across an operational staff team.
•Can-do attitude and willingness to use own initiative to solve ground level problems
•Willingness to work evenings and weekends occasiona