Community Project Officer - London
Are you a creative, yet pragmatic team player with a ‘can do’ attitude? Do you want to make a genuine difference by supporting some of London’s most vulnerable communities?
If so, we’d love you to join our Community team developing and delivering a wide range of projects focused on participatory decision making, behaviour change and environmental improvements.
Community Project Officer x2
Reference number: 556/CPO
Location: Groundwork London offices in Waterloo and Acton with a requirement to deliver projects across London
Contract: 1 year fixed term with view to extend
Hours: 37.5 hours
Salary: £21,000 to £24,000 per annum
In this role you will shape and facilitate community/ stakeholder engagement activities, plan and deliver workshops and events, empower local decision making and work alongside our Landscape Architects to turn community-led ideas into on-the-ground green space improvements.
You will need to be a confident and effective project leader who is flexible and collaborative in working with others. You will require excellent communication, interpersonal and relationship management skills to effectively engage with residents, community groups, partners and funders.
Groundwork London is a leading community regeneration organisation working with people living in London’s most vulnerable places. We work to empower, enable and enhance communities. Our community engagement activities aim to improve social cohesion, engage communities in local decision making, and facilitate social action to improve people’s lives and engender civic pride.
Closing date for applications: 9am, Wednesday 17th October, 2018
Interview date: Friday 26th October 2018
TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:
If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply button to be directed to our website where you can download the job description and application form.
Appointment to this post is subject to Enhanced criminal records check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Groundwork London is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.
No agencies please.