About us

We believe that great things happen when people co-operate. Through learning we empower and inspire individuals, co-operatives and communities to use co-operative values and principles to build a fairer world. This year marks a significant milestone in our history, as we celebrate our centenary and the launch of a number of exciting new projects. More information about this is available below.

See our centenary pages

Hints and tips

Before making an application, make sure you have a look around our site. There's lots of information available in our About Us pages, whilst you'll find out what co-operative values are and why they're so important here.

Good news - we're hiring! Take a look at our latest opportunities below!

Project Co-ordinator - Plymouth

Salary:                £23,480 per annum (pro-rata)

Hours:                 2 days a week

Location:            Home working with project delivery in Plymouth. (regional with occasional travel to Manchester)

Fixed term contract – 2 years.

This exciting and challenging new role is to actively co-ordinate, organise and support the regional delivery of our projects, primarily by leading “co-operative enterprise” training and identifying ongoing opportunities for young people and those from disenfranchised groups. Full and ongoing training will be provided.

You will have experience developing content and/or delivering enterprise or social action projects or a related subject, or able to demonstrate a good practical understanding of enterprise. You will have experience of working with young people and experience of teaching, training, presenting and/or public speaking.

Most importantly you will be dedicated, self-motivated, flexible and compassionate.

To apply please complete an application form, paying close attention to the Job Description and Person Specification, and send through to [email protected]

Application Form

Job Description and Person Specification

The closing date for applications is midnight Monday 29th July 2019.

Interviews will be held in Plymouth on 12th August 2019.

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