Project Manager – Upskilling Lancashire Project
Employment Type:
Full Time
£30,000 per annum
BB11 2ED
Closing Date:
17/02/2019 23:59
Interview Date:


The purpose of the ESF UpSkilling Lancashire project is to promote improvements in the labour market relevance of skills provision, including apprenticeships, across Lancashire through active engagement with relevant institutions and employers, particularly SMEs and Micro businesses.



(funded until March 2021)


The role-holder will actively promote the project to employers and employees, organising and attending networking events, visiting employers and businesses to undertake training needs analysis, providing information, advice and guidance on the advantages of upskilling employees to improve competitive business capability.  This role provides a great opportunity to make a difference in Lancashire, by engaging with employers and identifying opportunities for training.


The UpSkilling Lancashire Project is funded until the end of March 2021. By building relationships with employers across Lancashire we expect to create capacity for some of our other skills and employment projects, and in doing so sustaining a post beyond March 2021.  Working for The Calico Group will also provide many opportunities for the successful candidate to develop their skills and long term employment prospects.


The successful candidate must have experience of:

  • working to and achieving targets
  • building effective networks and relationships in order to achieve the desired outcomes
  • apprenticeships and training, particularly within the construction sector would be an advantage
  • creating training needs analysis and employment and skills plans.


To apply for this position, please submit your Cover Letter & CV to jobs@calico.org.uk – detailing how you meet the requirements of the job role.


For an informal chat about the role please call Jane Smith, Growth and Partnerships Manager on 01282 686310


Calico are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and wish to be representative of the communities in which we work. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships. 

How To Apply

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More Details: Job Description
Calico Enterprise
Calico Enterprise Limited works with a host of organisations to deliver a range of services across the North West that: provide housing-related support; tackle worklessness; and give information and advice. Such services include: Calico Interiors; Constructing the Future Lancashire; Help Direct; and Floating Support contracts.

Telephone: 01282 686300

Email: careers@calico.org.uk