Community Engagement Worker ( 7-14 Hours per week, 4 months contract, £18-21,000 depending on experience)
Location: Outreach role across Brent and Harrow
BIAS has supported the London’s largest Irish Community in Brent for forty years through a range of projects and services. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to help the Irish community through an Irish engagement (COVID19) project and promote BIAS.
We would like to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic person to provide a hands-on approach to the delivery of this new engagement project. You will need to have strong people skills (to work with staff, volunteers and clients), and excellent organisational abilities to ensure the project is appropriately delivered and monitored.
The role is funded for the next four months and any extension will be subject COVID19 circumstances, performance and funding. This project is designed for a short-term intervention with the impacts of COVID19 on our community.
BIAS understand the benefits of one to one door step contact, alongside our telephone befriending service (which provides emotional support). BIAS also provides food parcels, client newsletters and potential online access. BIAS is considering all possible options to improve well-being of the clients we support.
For more information please see the Job Description (attached to this advert). Please complete the attached application form. Please use transferable skills to address as many areas relating to the Job application. Please send completed application form via email to [email protected] or by post: Brent Irish Advisory Service, 379-381 High Road, Willesden, London, NW10 2JR
The deadline is Tuesday 19th May 2020. We hope to be able to appoint someone to this position within a week of the closing date.
If you have not heard from us within 28 days this means that you have not been successful in selection and we thank you for your interest. Unfortunately ,we will not be able to provide feedback.