Workforce Development Manager

Career Opportunity with Better Start Bradford

Workforce Development Manager

Full Time (37 hours per week)


Better Start Bradford is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund until March 2025 to help children in Bowling and Barkerend, Bradford Moor and Little Horton get the best start in life. We deliver over 20 projects for expectant families and families with children aged 0-3, including support before, during and after birth, reading, play, healthy cooking and eating and English language skills. Find out more at

Job Details

As Workforce Development Manager you will oversee the development of the volunteer and paid maternity and early years workforce across the Better Start Bradford area. Many of our projects work with volunteers, paid staff and para-professionals and the role is responsible for working with those projects to ensure the effective delivery and the quality of support, supervision and training.

You will work with partner organisations responsible for 0-3s and their parents in the Better Start Bradford area to agree and introduce an integrated workforce strategy, and will co-ordinate the administration, delivery, monitoring and evaluation of our innovative ‘Nurturing Knowledge’ learning programme.

You will oversee all our learning events including Baby Week Bradford, online/in person conferences and webinars, and podcast episodes. You will also be responsible for developing a knowledge and dissemination strategy to effectively share the learning from the Better Start Bradford programme.

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Closing date: 12 noon on 23rd August 2021

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Closing date: 23rd August 2021 12:00pm
Hours: 37
Salary: £34,000
Salary Frequency: Per annum
This job is connected with: Better Start Bradford
Mayfield Centre
Broadway Avenue

Phone Number: 01274 723146