Community Project Officer

Groundwork London offices in Angel (Islington) with a requirement to deliver projects across London
£21,000 to £24,000 per annum
10 Jun 2019
24 Jun 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

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, community engagement and urban greening.

Community Project Officer
Ref: 616/CPO

Location: Groundwork London offices in Angel (Islington) with a requirement to deliver projects across London
Contract: 1 year fixed term with view to extend
Salary: £21,000 to £24,000 per annum

Hours: 37.5 hours

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 and Community Gardeners 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.

About us
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: 24 June 2019
Interview date: 1st and 2nd July 2019


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 role is subject to an enhanced 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.

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