Local People Senior Project Officer

Location
Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary
Good
Posted
21 May 2019
Closes
14 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

TCV is looking for someone who can engage with communities in Eyres Monsell and South Wigston as part of the People's Health Trust funded Local People project. We are looking for an enthusiastic and talented individual who can engage local people in identifying what positive changes they’d like to make in their community, prioritising issues and delivering solutions. 

As the priorities which the project delivers are steered by the needs identified from the local community, the activities will vary from organising community events to gardening, music and the arts! 

The Project Officer will have a key role in working with the committed and enthusiastic, established local community decision-making group and will administrate the associated community grant fund. 

You’ll need to be confident in engaging and facilitating people and chairing meetings. You’ll also need to be capable of working independently and on your own initiative. 
This is a permanent position of 24.5 hours a week, which will include working some evenings and weekend.

In return we offer the following Benefits -

Flexible Working

We recognise the importance of work/life balance and employ a high percentage of part-time workers and operate varied work patterns.

Holiday Entitlement

Voluntary Pension Scheme

Childcare Vouchers

BUPA Health Cash Plan and much more.

So, if you are passionate about empowering local people to address their local health, well-being and community issues, and want to be part of a vibrant TCV team, then this is the role for you.