The Red Hen Project

Helping children to
achieve at home
and at school


The Red Hen Project is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Project Manager

Based in our office at King’s Hedges School, The Red Hen Project Manager will provide leadership of the project and ensure that the Red Hen charity is effective in achieving its aim and objectives. This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to play a pivotal role in taking the project forward through a newly awarded 4 year Big Lottery Reaching Communities grant. The successful candidate will work closely with two family workers and enjoy the support of a dedicated group of trustees.

Responsible to:
The Executive Committee of the Red Hen

SO1 point 29-31, £26,470 – £28,221 (pro rata £9,108 – £9,711) £13.72 – £14.63 per hour,

Hours per week:
15 term time plus 1 week in the school holidays

Applications packs can be downloaded below or from The Red Hen Project website, and from the following schools websites:

Job Description

Person specification

Red Hen Application form

The Red Hen Project website –
Arbury Primary School – Telephone number 01223 359568
Kings Hedges Education Federation – Telephone number 01223 518330
Orchard Park Community Primary School – Telephone number 01223 438200
Shirley School – Telephone number 01223 712252
The Grove Primary School – Telephone number 01223 577017

For further information about the project please contact Liz Wright on Please send application forms with a letter of application stating how you meet the person specification to:

Liz Wright
The Red Hen Project
Kings Hedges Educational Federation
Northfield Avenue

Closing date:
Monday 11th June 2018 at 12 noon

Interview date:
Thursday 21st June 2018