Community Development Team Member
Fixed-term for 12 months with possibility of extension dependent on funding
Here at Community Action: MK we support local people to take action in their community, whether they are part of a charity, a community group, or an individual looking to make a difference.
We are looking for a passionate individual to join our Community Development Team, supporting the exciting Big Local Conniburrow project.
Big Local Conniburrow is a Big Lottery funded project aimed at enabling the residents of Conniburrow to achieve the vision: “To transform Conniburrow into a place where people choose to live and contribute, to support residents and build a proud, empowered and cohesive community where strong and positive relationships are developed for all simply to be Conniburrow and proud.”
We are looking to recruit a Community Development Team Member to work 37 hours per week over the next 12 months. You’ll encourage local residents and groups to work together to identify local ideas, issues and interests which enable them to feel part of their community. You’ll also assist individuals to identify their aspirations, to facilitate collective action and group development.
If successful, you’ll be joining the CA: MK staff team, which aims to develop the capacity of BLC and assist the Partnership and residents of Conniburrow to achieve their collective aspirations.
You will have a demonstrable track record of recruiting and managing volunteers, as well as previous experience of working with communities, young people or families, in either a paid or voluntary capacity.
For further details and how to apply, please see our website: click ‘apply’.
Closing date: Monday 4th June 2018 at 5pm