Consultant to lead on engagement with Employment Sector partners

Gingerbread, the charity for single parent families, is looking for a consultant to lead on engagement with Employment Sector partners currently delivering and hoping to deliver large contracts for DWP, MOJ etc.

The consultant must have a good working knowledge of the Employment and Welfare-to-Work sector and have an excellent range of contacts within the primes and subprimes currently delivering programmes under both Restart, JET and any other CAEHRS work.

This will be a discrete piece of work that we would like to move quickly on and will have specific targets we would expect you to work to.

If you are interested, please submit a short CV or company profile with an indicator of your hourly/ daily rate to by 5 pm, 3rd December 2021.

Selection Process

Zoom meeting with brief presentation on the following:

We would like you to prepare a 10-minute presentation about how you would engage with the Employment sector to gain partnership with Gingerbread.  A briefing paper on the way we work with corporate Employment Sector deliverers will be provided beforehand.

Selection criteria:

  • Excellent knowledge of the Welfare-to-Work sector
  • Excellent knowledge of tendering process
  • Existing links (demonstrable) with key organisations in the Welfare-to-Work sector

Initial budget:

10 hrs work – £500 – £1,000 dependent on skills, knowledge and experience


Two new partnerships with corporates within current specifications by 31st March 2022.