Community Action Worker
Salary £24,360 pa (probationary review after 6 months)
25 days A/L + contributory pension scheme
Birmingham Settlement is seeking to recruit an energetic, self-motivated and committed Community Action Worker to support our work in developing people and places. Based in Aston, you will contribute to the development and implementation of innovative community-based programmes; helping to establish partnerships and networks, supporting individual and community development through volunteering, advice, support, and social action that addresses community priorities, local improvements and opportunity.
The Community Action Worker will work closely with individuals and groups to develop the skills they need to establish the activities they want in response to community needs and wishes. They will also have a particular focus on supporting individuals to overcome the barriers they face to get to the point where they can access and take part in our wider programmes of support.
This position present an exciting opportunity for the right person to make a significant contribution to the work of the Settlement and people we serve.
Closing date: Friday 14th August 2020 at 12 noon
Interviews: Thursday 20th August 2020.
For an informal discussion about the role please call Saran Layal on 07458 306 100
For an application pack visit www.birminghamsettlement.org.uk, phone our recruitment line: 0121 250 0760, email: recruitment[at]bsettlement.org[dot]uk or write to Human Resources, Birmingham Settlement – Aston, 359-361 Witton Road, Aston Birmingham B6 6NS
Birmingham Settlement is committed to Equality of Opportunity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Registered charity number 517303