Communities Officer

Recruiter
Sovereign Housing Group
Location
Basingstoke
Salary
26000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Communities Officer to join our team on a 2 year fixed term contract. You will be based in our offices in either Newbury or Basingstoke.

Your main role will be delivering projects in identified communities using your passion for building successful partnerships

You will co-ordinate the effective delivery of projects, activities and programmes which build aspirational communities. You’ll work to narrow the educational attainment, adult skills and income gaps in our priority communities. You’ll work with our employment and training officers to mobilise aspiration creating working communities.

You will have proven experience of managing projects, experience of working with external partners effectively and be collaborative with strong communication skills.

It is essential you have a flexible nature as you could be supporting the community team in other regions and extensive travel will form part of this role. Therefore having access to a car and Full UK Driver’s License is essential.