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Calling all Project Leads and Senior Project Leads. We are recruiting!

Do you want to be part of an innovative, dynamic organisation that is committed to delivering the best care by the best people? We are looking to appoint people who are as passionate about high quality care as we are.

We are looking for talented individuals to support Care City’s work as an innovation centre for healthy ageing, testing and growing the use of digital innovations across health and care services. This is a chance to develop your career, and to make a real difference in an exciting team, where big ideas meet real public services, and help them to do better.

Project Lead Vacancy

Care City is a project-based organization, composed of ten smart, committed people working as  a dynamic, supportive team. We are delivering eight different projects, for partners ranging from NHS England to the Healthy Foundation to the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham. At present, we our work includes scaling social prescribing, preventing strokes and falls, supporting carers to learn and thrive and helping to create a ‘healthy new town’ within Barking Riverside.

With this range of work - and the freedom to develop new projects to support healthy ageing in East London – this means that we are able to help colleagues to learn from diverse projects, focus on the areas they are most passionate about and work with us to develop programmes of work for the future, which grow as they develop.

You will start by working on our work with the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham, who we are collaborating with to drive digital innovation in social care. This will likely be alongside work on a second, smaller project. The allocation of projects will contine to change, as you and our work develop over the coming months.

To learn more about this role and to apply click here.

Senior Project Lead Vacancy

The post holder will be a leader at Care City, shaping whole programmes of work and contributing to its overall strategy. They will lead and plan major projects, supported by project managers, and shape and support the teams to deliver them. They will manage members of Care City staff, helping our talented and committed team to develop and grow, and drive organisational development. They will be a key representative of Care City, holding key partner relationships and becoming recognised as one of the central figures of Care City, raising its profile through speaking engagements and through the media.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Contributing to Care City’s strategy
  • Leading selected programmes of work
  • Managing project teams
  • Managing selected client and partner relationships
  • Contributing to business development and communications

You will start by working on our work to create an 'Innovation Exchange' for East London, helping innovators and health and care leaders to develop, test and scale innovations that can improve patient outcomes and experiences and save money for the public purse.

To learn more about this role and to apply click here.