Community Action Co-ordinator (Middlesbrough Environment City)
Salary: Band 10 – £25,124 – £27,056 Hours: 37 hrs per week
Contract: Fixed Term to September 30th 2022
Middlesbrough Environment City (MEC) is an independent charity that works to promote healthy and sustainable lifestyles using the ten principles of One Planet Living. We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic coordinator to lead a small team, who will work alongside communities in Middlesbrough to co-produce community led activities. The project aims to bring communities together, building social cohesion and resilience, supporting healthier lifestyles and creating sustainable change through community action.
You will be responsible for the day to day management of the CommUNITY Actions project including planning, staff supervision, monitoring of outcomes, liaison with partner organisations and evaluation. Three themes will underpin the project: Food, Active Travel and Affordable Warmth. As the post holder you will be responsible for integrating CommUNITY Actions across existing MEC projects, building upon and developing existing activities and engaging with new communities.
You will need previous experience of running community-based projects with defined targets, outcomes and timescales and have the ability to motivate, providing inspiration and leadership to others. You will require excellent communication and organisational skills and a have commitment to an asset-based approach to community development.
If you feel that you have the skills and attributes for this position, then we would like to hear from you. For further details and an application form please contact Middlesbrough Environment City on 01642 579820 , email firstname.lastname@example.org or download an application form via the links below.
The programme is funded by the National Lottery through the National Lottery Community Fund as part of the Our Bright Future programme.
Closing Date: 12pm on Thursday 17th December 2020 Interview Date: Tuesday 22nd December 2020 (via Zoom)