Communications Officer

Part-Time: 30 hours per week

Based: Street Connect’s office in Glasgow city centre and may involve work in other locations as required

Contract: 12-months (with a possibility to extend dependant on funding)

Salary: Points 23 – 26 £12.31 - £13.56/hr or £19,203.60 - £21,153.60/annum (Dependent on qualifications and experience) (£23,996.45 - £26,441.11 FTE)

Street Connect is a Christian charity with a mission to offer hope and opportunity of recovery for individuals disadvantaged by addiction and associated issues including homelessness and poor mental health.

Street Connect are seeking a highly competent individual to support Street Connect’s communications strategy. In this role you will work with the existing Communications Officer to fulfil Street Connect’s communication strategy so that we can deliver our vision to see those marginalised by life-controlling issues, such as drug and alcohol addictions, fulfilling their potential as valuable members of society.

We require an experienced Communications Officer to join our communications team and to support and participate in the planning and implementation of Street Connect’s communications and brand. The role involves writing, editing, co-ordinating design and publishing content across various channels, including the website, social media, and printed materials. The post-holder will plan and implement communications and marketing campaigns to raise awareness of Street Connect and the issues we are tackling.

We offer a unique opportunity to develop your career in a young but rapidly growing organisation that has a proven track record of transforming the lives of some of the most marginalised and disadvantaged individuals in our communities.

For more information on this post please see the attached job description and person specification.

As Street Connect is a Christian organisation this post carries an Occupational Requirement in line with the Equality Act 2010. Please note that one reference must be from your church minister or leader to ensure your live and active Christian faith and commitment.

Closing date: Friday 13th August 2021 at 5pm

Interview date: Friday 20th August 2021

Job Description and Person Specification - Communications Officer

Application form - Part 1

Application form - Part 2

Application form - Part 3

Vision - Mission - Values - Statement of Faith

Please send completed application forms (parts 1-3) marked "Private and Confidential" to: Business Support Manager, Street Connect, 340 Cathedral Street, Glasgow, G1 2BQ or email to: [email protected]