Bristol, City of Bristol
£28,672 - £32,234
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

The Community Resources Team is looking for an imaginative, enthusiastic person to support the city build high-impact social action across our diverse communities. We’re looking for someone with effective facilitation skills and a positive, encouraging approach to our colleagues and partners.

This post is part of a team which is working to engage voluntary groups, businesses and community members to support delivery of the Mayor’s Social Action Plan and to engage people from all communities in taking action about the issues which are important to them.

You’ll be able to use research and data effectively and have experience of engaging a wide range of partners to deliver successful projects which improve the lives of local communities.

You will have an interest in using a wide range of tools, including digital, to communicate and engage people and organisations to work together.

You’ll be someone who works creatively as part of a focused team and contributes actively to our wider Service development.

You’ll bring a commitment to developing your knowledge of how inequality works and an inclusive approach to supporting everyone in neighbourhoods to take an active role in their community.

Why Bristol City Council?

At Bristol City Council, we go that extra mile for our people; we offer a work environment which is fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high-profile organisation.

Join us and you’ll receive a generous rewards package including flexible working and flexi-time, membership of the Local Government Pension scheme, and a generous annual leave allowance. In addition, you’ll be working in a supportive environment where you’ll have the chance to make Bristol a better place and contribute to its future.

How do I apply?

If you share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey please select the apply button below.

If you would like to be part of making change happen in Bristol and supporting the different sectors of our communities to work together to improve the city’s quality of life we’d like to hear from you.

This role will involve some evening and weekend work which will make up your usual working week and which you will be able to take back as flexi time.

Closing date: 18 November 2020.

At Bristol City Council, we value having a workforce as diverse as the City we serve. We therefore welcome, develop and promote people from all sections of the community.

Refreshed on: 07 November 2020
Closed date: 18 November 2020
Job ref: VAC000650
Tags: Social Care/Development, Volunteer Management