Senior Community Development Worker - Hailsham

Brief description: 
We are looking for a dynamic and experienced Senior Community Development Worker to develop and deliver services & activities in Hailsham, in collaboration with the local community, and further to develop community facilities & assets which meet the needs in their neighbourhood. Currently these local needs have been identified as: Befriending to address social isolation, volunteering, and activities with a health focus for older people, children and families. Your role will be to develop community engagement, help people get connected and build community leadership and involvement to improve neighbourhoods and meet identified needs. Working from a Hailsham location, you will build partnerships in the community with stakeholders and local people, encouraging volunteering and developing activities for thriving communities. With responsibility for the oversight of an SCDA community hub, you will manage a Senior Project Assistant, volunteers and community messengers and have responsibility for developing, delivering and coordinating services and activities for future sustainability, drawing as needed on additional SDCA services.
Sussex Community Development Association (SCDA)
Deadline for applications: 
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 17:00
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Salary type: 
£23,541 - £27,041 per annum pro rata