Opening Doors London Community Engagement Coordinator
Salary SO1 scp 23-25 £32,063 to £33,229
Closing date; Monday 17th August 2020 9am
Interview date: Wednesday 26th August 2020
We believe that strength comes from diversity of lived experience. We positively welcome applications from members of the BAME, bi and trans communities. Appointments are based on merit.
Opening Doors London is the largest UK charity providing activities, events, support and information for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans + people aged over 50. We aim to ensure that LGBT+ people over 50 live happier, healthier and independent lives free from prejudice and discrimination. Everything we do is informed by the lived experience of LGBT+ people.
As Community Engagement Coordinator, you will lead on delivering Opening Doors London’s community engagement activities, events and programmes. You’re a forward-thinking, enthusiastic individual, able to prioritise and manage multiple activities, work to tight deadlines and be skilled in managing projects and people, enabling them to reach their full potential. As a great team player, you will enjoy engaging with colleagues, volunteers, external agencies and stakeholders in the best interest of Opening Doors London.
Understand the diversity and needs of people aged over 50 from LGBT+ communities and be committed to diversity and inclusion
Have experience of managing projects and people at a community level
Be skilled at engaging with organisations and individuals to produce excellent collaborative results.
Be able to work creatively in producing innovative programmes for LGBT+ people aged over 50.
Be able to manage a busy and varied workload to tight deadlines as part of a dedicated team.
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.