Community Engagement Officer - Children's Charity
Employer: National Children's Bureau
- Reference: 1706
- Published on: Tue 13/06/2017 11:07 AM
- Closing on: Tue 27/06/2017 09:00 AM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
- Hours: 35 hours per week.
- Salary: £31,031 to £33, 946
- DBS Check: Enhanced
- Location: London based
Would you like to be part of an innovative Big Lottery-funded programme in Lambeth?
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team to support the delivery of a wide range of projects to improve outcomes for children and their families;
Community Engagement Officer - Lambeth Early Action Partnership
Salary: £31,031 to £33, 946
Based: Lambeth, London
35 hours per week
About the Programme
Lambeth Early Action Partnership (LEAP) is one of five sites across England, as part of ‘A Better Start’ programme initiative to transform early year’s services.
Facilitated by National Children’s Bureau (NCB) LEAP brings together communities, parents and carers, local statutory and voluntary sector organisations, across four wards in Lambeth. The partnership works to build strong and supportive communities, so that every child, from conception to reception, has A Better Start in life.
About the Role
The Community Engagement Officer will coordinate and ensure community engagement across LEAP services and initiatives working closely with local families, voluntary sector community and partners across four wards in Lambeth.
You will need to be able to evidence how you have engaged local communities and coordinated and supported community engagement activities
You will also be able to demonstrate how you have used your interpersonal, communication and networking skills to work with a wide range of organisations and stakeholders (including parents). Excellent planning and organisation skills are also required for this role along with good team working.
Funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund
Closing date: 9am on 27 June 2017
Assessments and interviews: 20th July 2017
TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:
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We are committed to promoting equality of opportunity.
No agencies please.