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COMMUNITY PROJECTS COORDINATOR

22.5 hours a week £21,079.50 (pro rata £12,647.70)

Based in Cobb Way, Park Wood, Maidstone.

Fusion Maidstone is looking to appoint a Community Projects Coordinator. The role is to help the community of Park Wood and wider Maidstone area to bring about change and improve the quality of lives.  You would be working with the public sector, voluntary groups, individuals, families to

  • Identify their assets, needs, opportunities, rights and responsibilities
  • Plan what they want to achieve and take appropriate action
  • Raise funds, develop activities and services to generate aspiration and confidence

You must be able to work flexibly and undertake some evening and weekend work. A full UK driving licence is essential. The post will be subject to DBS checking and references.

Previous experience of community-based work is desirable, and – amongst other skills outlined in the full job description – you will need to show leadership, resilience to cope with inevitable setbacks and conflict, networking skills, team-building, problem solving and creative thinking.

Experience is more important than formal qualifications in this field, but a qualification in social sciences, education or health would be an advantage.

To obtain a copy of the full job description please DOWNLOAD HERE or telephone the office on 01622 320130.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter stating why you would be suitable for the position, by email to traceyelmore@fusionhlc.org.uk

Closing Date: Monday, 6th August 2018

Interviews will be held Wednesday afternoon (1-5pm) 29th August 2018

*Fusion Maidstone is a healthy living centre providing and hosting a wide range of health promotion and healthy living services from its new premises, which includes a cafe.