Community Connect Foundation, Closing date: 16 June

Community Connect Foundation provides a wide range of services to the communities of Smethwick. We have secured funding to provide a service aiming to engage and capacity build disadvantaged people, particularly minority ethnic communities living in the area.

We are seeking a full-time experienced Community Development officer to develop and support capacity building activities with BAME communities particularly the Bangladeshi community residing in Smethwick. Our ideal candidate will be a good communicator, have substantial experience of working with hard-to-reach groups, have a good understanding of issues facing disadvantaged BAME communities and preferably be able to speak Bangla (desirable).