JOB VACANCY: Step Out Project Manager

Job location (usual place of work): Donnington Doorstep

Pay rate: £27,012 to £30,127

Pay is pro rata?: Yes

Job title: Step Out Project Manager

Applications close on date: 9am on Monday the 14th November

Hours are: Part time

Contract is: Permanent

Job summary: Donnington Doorstep Family Centre is seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and motivated Project Manager for our Step Out project.

Based in East Oxford, Donnington Doorstep has been running for over 32 years. A registered charitable company governed by a Board of Trustees we support local families with universal and targeted work. The step out project is an innovative project providing Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) support services in Oxfordshire. It is the lead third sector CSE agency in Oxfordshire delivering effective services for children and young people; supporting parents and professionals and contributing to the strategic development of CSE good practice at all levels. Step Out delivers support to victims of CSE, coordinates our programme of preventative work, and delivers training to professionals.

We are looking to appoint an organised, passionate and dynamic new Project Manager to take this project into its next exciting phase. If you have experience in multi-agency working, strategic thinking, casework supervision and staff management, this could be the role for you.

This will be a demanding but hugely rewarding post. Your summarised responsibilities will be:

• To provide leadership and operational and financial management of the project.
• To monitor, review and report on performance and quality of service delivery.
• To recommend and implement change which improves the service, leading on to development of models of good practice to be communicated at a national level.
• To actively strengthen the project’s profile by taking a lead in the active engagement of partner organisations and the community.

You will be committed to our values and ethos and to really making a difference to the lives of children and young people.

Doorstep is an amazing place to work. Every day is different and packed with opportunities to meet interesting people and wonderful children.

To apply, please contact: For more information, job description & application visit

Application deadline is 9am on Monday the 14th November, interviews week of the 21st November 2016.

This is a 30 hour per week post, with a salary of £27,012 to £30,127 pro rata depending on qualifications and experience.

All applications must be made on our application form which is available to download from our website. Please don’t send CVs and covering letters as these cannot be accepted.

All enquiries should be made to:

NB This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and is subject to an enhanced DBS Check.

Contact details:

Donnington Doorstep
Townsend Square
Oxford OX4 4BB

01865 727 721

Doorstep safeguards & promotes the welfare of all children; advocating for children’s right to play, be listened to & to be safe.