Community Engagement Worker: CCVS

Organisation: CCVS

Hours - Flexible minimum 30 up to 37 Hours pw

6 months fixed term with a view to increasing if funding permits

Salary C. £23,306 to £25,895 pro rata

Are you a proactive self-starter with passion and drive to help communities find solutions for themselves?

We are looking for an enthusiastic community development professional to join our small team and work on projects that will engage with communities to help them tell their stories and support Covid recovery work.

Based in Cambridge, the ideal candidate will have knowledge and understanding of the various Cambridge communities, and will be able to work closely with community coordinators based within partner VCS organisations to lower infection rates and increase vaccine take up through developing community-based solutions.

The postholder will co-ordinate a range of activities to support communities with health equality and vaccine access as part of a wider program

They will work closely with the Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS), wider community, and key stakeholders to understand the reasons why people might face challenges to access vaccinations, work with partners to deliver projects to overcome those barriers and evaluate what works well.

The postholder will coordinate a program of events to offer opportunities for conversations about the publics experiences of the Pandemic, access to vaccinations and build capacity within the voluntary sector to champion health equality and promote this work on and offline.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are especially keen to encourage applications from people currently under-represented in the voluntary and community sector.

Closing Date: 9am Monday 18th July

Download the Job description and person specification here

Download the application form here

Download the equality monitoring form here

Read the latest CCVS Annual Review here

Contact details:

To find out more about this role or have a chat about what it entails, please contact Suzanne Goff - Community Engagement Lead

suzanne@cambridgecvs.org.uk or call 07840 990306

Please return completed forms to enquiries@cambridgecvs.org.uk