Community Engagement Officer

Part-Time: 22.5 hours per week

Based: Glasgow city centre

Contract: 6 months renewable

Salary: £10.99 - £11.77 per hour (£12,858 – £13,771 pa) dependant on experience

We are seeking a highly competent individual to undertake a vital role in engaging with different communities, including supporters, churches, community groups and businesses and encouraging their support for the work of Street Connect.

The role will involve leading the work on Community Fundraising activities - devising, developing and implementing Community Fundraising events and activities to raise funds in support of the work of Street Connect, as well as recruiting and supporting local champions for Street Connect and encouraging volunteering and prayer support.

The post holder will support the development of any organisational events undertaken to take forward the mission of Street Connect.

In this role you will help engage support to enable Street Connect to 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 someone with experience of community engagement, community fundraising and event management who can inspire new and existing supporters. 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.

We are looking for a Street Connect candidate who has adaptability, flexibility and excellent people skills. For more information on this post please see the attached job description

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: Wednesday 9th October 2019 at 5pm

Interview date: Thursday 17th October 2019

Job Description - Community Engagement Officer

Application form - Part 1

Application form - Part 2

Application form - Part 3

Vision, Mission and Values

Please send completed application forms (parts 1-3) to: Andrew Pont, Street Connect, 340 Cathedral Street, Glasgow, G1 2BQ or email to: [email protected]