Camden, London

£32,000 per annum pro rata

Part-time

WHCC Man 2012

About the organisation

The Community Association for West Hampstead was awarded funding by Camden Council from 2009-2011 to develop a new community centre in West Hampst... Read more

Job Description

WEST HAMPSTEAD COMMUNITY CENTRE

MANAGER/DEVELOPMENT WORKER


£25,600 actual  per annum inc London Weighting (FTE £32,000)
for 28 hours/week to 31 March 2013 in the first instance 


We are a newly established community centre serving the diverse population of this pleasant London ‘village’.

We are seeking an energetic and motivated Manager to help us take on the challenge of developing the work of the centre, and move towards financial sustainability.

Essential elements of the job are seeking out and taking advantage of opportunities to develop new services and activities; recruitment and support of volunteers; writing funding applications to charitable and government sources; leading a fundraising appeal; and coordinating a team of fundraising volunteers

Key qualities include skills in community development, partnership working, fundraising, and managing staff. The successful candidate will be a creative self-starter, able to work on their own initiative, and have excellent communication skills. 

This position would be of interest to individuals looking for employment or contract work. The post has potential to expand to full-time and be longer term if fundraising initiatives are successful.

Closing date: Thursday 19 January 2012, 5pm

Interviews: Wednesday 25 January 2012

 

We are committed to welcoming people from the widest possible diversity of background, culture and experience.

Registered Charity No. 1135778, Company Limited by Guarantee, No. 6956009