Community Partnerships Manager

  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: 2304
  • Published: Thu 31/08/2023, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 30/09/2023, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: £45,000 - £74,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: London

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Community Partnerships Manager

Salary: £45,042 to £51,870
Job Grade: Level 4, Zone 2
Work Location: Unit 1B, Berol House, 25 Ashley Road, London, N17 9LJ with opportunity for home/remote working 
Hours per week: 36
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing date: Sunday 1st October 2023, 23:59
Interviews to be held: W/C 16th October 
Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion

Anonymised Application – in keeping with Camden’s commitment to inclusion the recruitment to this role is anonymised and supports the objective of reducing the impact of unconscious bias.

Employed by the London Borough of Camden the Community Partnerships Manager will be based in North London Waste Authority (NLWA), serving Camden and six other north London boroughs.

About the Role

This is an exciting new role to manage community partnerships and improve outcomes for residents in north London. Our social value programme provides opportunities like apprenticeships and training, and funding for community groups. This is a chance to develop, deliver and measure our approach to social value across our major projects and day to day work. You will manage relationships with contractors and partners to ensure they deliver their social value objectives and identify new projects to support our residents.  

About You  

You will be enthusiastic about managing a programme which provide real benefits to north London residents.  You will be able to communicate the aims and outcomes of the workstream to a wide variety of stakeholders and be passionate about realising life-changing opportunities for local people. 

You will have a good knowledge of current thinking relating to equality, diversity and inclusion, and of groups which are active in overcoming social disadvantage. You will be an active advocate for building effective and coherent partnerships with contractors, councils, internal teams and community groups.

Your understanding of the potential socio-economic impacts of construction projects will help the progress of this work for the benefit of NLWA and the local population.

For further information about the role please review the job profile 

About NLWA

North London Waste Authority serves 2 million residents in the boroughs of Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Hackney, Haringey, Islington and Waltham Forest.  We manage about a quarter of all the rubbish and recycling in London and run programmes to help residents and businesses reduce their waste and recycle more. 

Our mission is to preserve resources and the environment for future generations and make sure that waste is disposed of in an environmentally responsible way.  

North London Heat and Power Project is our project to provide new infrastructure on the Edmonton EcoPark, including a new Energy Recovery Facility.  The project will ensure environmentally sound waste management for the forseeable future in north London. Our vision is to create a waste management facility in which local communities can take pride, that demonstrated value and is a model for public sector project delivery.  

Working for NLWA

The post-holder will work for NLWA and be based at NLWA’s office in Tottenham Hale but be employed by London Borough of Camden through whom NLWA staff are employed. The North London Heat and Power Project is located at Edmonton EcoPark. 

Working for Camden

At Camden, you’ll receive a host of benefits as well as joining a flexible working employer. Click HERE to see full details of our benefits. 

Additional information 

To view the Job Profile, please click HERE or copy and paste the following link into your browser:

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application you will be required to demonstrate how you meet the role criteria noted in the Job Profile under the “About You” section. 

Inclusion and Diversity   

We want Camden Council (NLWA) to be a great place to work and to ensure that our communities are represented across our workforce. A vital part of this is ensuring we are a truly inclusive organisation that encourages diversity in all respects, including diversity of thinking. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and those of Other Ethnicities, LGBT+, disabled and neurodiverse communities to make a real difference to our residents so that equalities and justice remains at the heart of everything we do. 

To discover more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website 

Asking for Adjustments 

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as accessible as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for disabled people, neurodiverse people or people with long-term health conditions. If you would like us to do anything differently during the application, interview or assessment process, including providing information in an alternative format, please contact George Petais at  

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