We are recruiting!

A fabulous opportunity for someone with Project Management experience to join our great team at Healthwatch Cornwall

Are you passionate about how health and social care services are delivered in Cornwall?   If you believe that the voice of service users has a vital role to play in shaping how services are delivered and can improve, think about what you could achieve through this role.

Healthwatch Cornwall is an independent, publicly funded organisation with statutory duties and remit to ensure health and social care services in Cornwall are the best they can be. 


We are keen to ensure that our staff are representative of all sections of the community and the people of Cornwall, and we especially welcome applications from those from a black and minority ethnic background, those with a physical disability or are neuro-diverse, and working age people as we are currently under-represented in these areas.

Our offices have disabled toilet facilities, shared office space and a meeting room on the ground floor but we recognise the entrance is limiting for those who require wheelchair access.  As we are now operating in a hybrid working environment, we are happy to offer a combination of home working / meeting face to face / team meetings in more suitable accessible venues.

Project Manager

The Project Manager will manage the delivery of contracts held by Healthwatch Cornwall outside of the  Healthwatch core contract and develop new contract opportunities.  S/he will liaise with colleagues to ensure projects are supported across the organisation in terms of volunteers, communications, finance and administration.     

S/he will manage Project Officers delivering individual contracts ensuring Key Performance Indicator’s (KPI’s) are met within budget and liaise with commissioning managers outside the organisation. 

S/he will be a member of the Healhwatch Cornwall management team and will represent the organisation at agreed events and meetings and develop networks across the health, social care and voluntary sector in Cornwall.

  • 28 - 35 hours a week
  • £29,132 per annum for 35 hours

  • Fixed term to 31 March 2024 (subject to external contract)

Closing date:  9am Monday 23rd May 2022

Interviews:  8th June 2022

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