Home-based
£30,000 - £32,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

We exist to change the odds stacked against Black people by embedding race equity into systemic change so that thriving is not the exception, but the norm.

 

About Black Thrive

Black Thrive Global evolved from the work of the Black Thrive Lambeth Partnership, which was established in 2016 to address the inequalities that negatively impact the mental health and wellbeing of Black people in Lambeth. Black people’s cumulative exposure to negative experiences and poor outcomes are not unique to Lambeth and Black Thrive Global was founded in 2020 to address the detrimental outcomes for Black people of African and Caribbean descent wherever they may be located.

 

Our work covers all life stages – children and young people, working age adults and older adults. Our guiding principle is to centre the lived experiences of Black communities in all that we do, and our strategic priorities are to embed race equity in systems change and to decolonise the evidence landscape. 

 

We are committed to cultivating a fair and healthy environment, where everyone can be themselves and thrive. We are happy to discuss flexible working options for all roles. We work to ensure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible to everyone. This includes making adjustments for people who have a disability or long-term condition. If you need us to make adjustments during the application process, please let us know.

 

Purpose of the role

The purpose of this role is to support Black Thrive’s employment strand of work, which is key to promoting wellbeing and preventing ill health as well as to supporting recovery from ill health or slowing progression from one-to-many health conditions.

 

The role supports the effective delivery of the employment project, funded by Guys and St Thomas’ Charity GSTC. The role has a wide span of responsibility ranging from community engagement and research to administration and facilitation.

 

How to apply

Please provide:

  • a copy of your CV (no more than 2 pages)
  • a one-page cover letter explaining why you are suitable for the role based on our person specification
  • a copy of our Equality and Diversity monitoring form

Deadline to apply is 30th April 2021. Interviews to be held on Zoom.

Additional documents
Employment Project Support Officer Job Description (.pdf)
Black Thrive Employment Project Summary (.pdf)
Equality and diversity monitoring form (.doc)
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Refreshed on: 19 April 2021
Closing date: 30 April 2021
Tags: Admin, Project Management

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