Community Development Worker - Making it Happen Project

Brief description: 
Our Community Development Workers are ‘enablers’ who will work in partnership with residents and agencies in specific marginalised communities to maximise and build on the wealth of assets that people and communities possess. Our aim is to facilitate the development of locally ‘grown’ sustainable solutions that meet people and community needs. You will be responsible for:  Developing, organising and publicising community based events and initiatives  Recruiting volunteers / champions and attendees  Supporting and developing volunteers and assisting with their progression  Community consultation and co-production  Providing information on wider wellbeing and community services  Monitoring, evaluating and reporting on the project  Collaborating on funding bids to support new & existing service provision and activities Ideal candidates will be skilled Community Development Workers who have experience of using asset-based community development approaches with communities to deliver positive outcomes. You will be a great communicator who enjoys motivating and inspiring a wide range of people, and who understands the complexities of recruiting and supporting champions / volunteers.
Organisation: 
Sussex Community Development Association (SCDA)
Location: 
Newhaven
Deadline for applications: 
Sunday, November 24, 2019 (All day)
Job type: 
Full-time
Salary type: 
Paid
Salary: 
£20,092-£23,080