Soho Victoria Friends & Neighbours in partnership with St Albans Community Association, are seeking to recruit a Community Coordinator and Outreach Worker for the EPIC ‘Right up Your Street’ Project based in Smethwick.
The Partners are looking for a confident team of staff to work on this innovative project over a 20 month period. It starts from the basis that if residents are facilitated to come together and look at changes they want to see, they can lead the change process to benefit individuals, groups and neighbourhoods. With support to develop toolkits, and a set of practical everyday life resources, the community can improve their lives and build community resilience.
Community Co-ordinator (20 months fixed term contract)
To ensure that the results of outreach work with groups of local residents is turned into marketable toolkits and workshops, which residents, partners and local organisations can use to improve their lives & build community resilience.
Applications close: 12 noon, Wednesday 26 June
Interviews date: Monday, 1 July
Anticipated start date: Monday 5 August.
Community Outreach Worker (16 months fixed term contract)
To create a programme of outreach work, which draws in local residents and enables them to articulate issues and concerns they would like to address. This will be done through a series of workshops, designed to result in useable tools and approaches to problem solving, which improve their lives and build community resilience.
Applications close: 12 noon, Wednesday 26th June
Interview date: Thursday, 25 July
Anticipated start date: Monday, 2 September.
Completed application forms should emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note it is essential for applicants applying for these posts to have the use of a car.