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ReWorKs CIC wins 3 Year ERDF Contract

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Can you or your network help us deliver?

Our ERDF project is under the priority axis 3 call / SME Competitiveness – Inspiring Enterprise & Growth Project through Entrepreneurism.

Specifically ReWorKs CIC is tasked with mentoring 20 new / start up entrepreneurs per annum in the Business of Sustainable Fashion.

The Project is match funded. ERDF agrees to match PAYE expenditure hence we need to recruit for 3 posts; Training / Outreach Officer, Admin & Finance Controler, IT Projects Coordinator.

 

ReWorKs under an umbrella London Mayor’s Office bid has secured a 3 Year ERDF award (European Regional Development Fund).
Our ERDF project is under the priority axis 3 call / SME Competitiveness – Inspiring Enterprise & Growth Project through Entrepreneurism.
Specifically ReWorKs CIC is tasked with mentoring 60 new / start up entrepreneurs in the Business of Sustainable Fashion. The new entrepreneurs receive support & mentoring in all or some of the garment pathways steps from design concept validation through to buyer negotiation tactics.
​The funding is matched and is only easily released​ against PAYE costs plus receipted minor expenses. Hence, we really need to hire new people or work with people in existing PAYE roles.
Do you know someone we should connect with?
In broad terms we are seeking;
* Business Outreach / Training officer (full / part time)
* Finance & Admin Support (full / part time)
* IT Development Project Co-ordinator (part time)
Equal opportunities policy, Living Wage etc apply – Based in our lovely studio in Canary Wharf E14 (feel free to visit!)
We favour aptitude, diligence, integrity, team players over specific sector experience.
We also need to recruit the new entrepreneurs. Applicants must be (any) London borough residents with the right to work in the UK. They will receive dedicated support and in work experience. Students are welcome to apply. Please share our homepage / email with contacts you recommend.
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Provision of our match will require a continuation / growth of our existing activities;
* Vintage & Upcycled Apparel Sales (Ecommerce & Probably Direct Retail)
* Surplus / Deadstock Consultancy
* Textile Recycling Consultancy
If you’d like to know more please ask.
Of course all funding options – E.g. Training Funding very welcome too!

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