£15,556 (FTE 25,926) per annum
Contract, 6 months, Part-time
Job description

About us
Crisis is the national charity for homeless people. We know that homelessness is not inevitable. We know that together we can end it.

About the role
This role is on part time basis for a period of 6 months only, based at Crisis Skylight Oxford. As our Christmas Project Coordinator you will be responsible for organising and coordinating the delivery of our Winter programme of events/ activities for people who are currently homeless or at risk of homelessness as well as additional Skylight events, dependent on Covid-19 restrictions. You will be managed by our Volunteer Coordinator and follow national processes and procedures for the delivery of Crisis at Christmas in Oxford with the support of staff and volunteers. 

About you
To be successful in this role you will have:
•    Strong organisational skills and effective time management with an ability to successfully develop and deliver projects  
•    Excellent IT skills with experience of using Microsoft Office software, in particular Word, Excel, PowerPoint and SharePoint. Must be comfortable with email, digital platforms and use of social media
•    Experience or interest in working with socially excluded individuals or groups to promote and ensure inclusion in a project
•    Good communicator who considers their audience and can work efficiently as part of a team 

We want Crisis to be an inclusive employer which then reflects our members and the communities we work in. We want to offer opportunities to everyone regardless of their gender, ethnicity, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age. We particularly welcome applications from people with lived experience of homelessness.

Working at Crisis
As a member of the team you will have access to a wide range of employee benefits including:
•    Interest free loans to purchase a train season ticket or a bike or for a deposit to secure a tenancy 
•    Mandatory pension scheme, with an employer contribution of 8.5% 
•    25 days’ annual leave pro rata 
Alongside our excellent staff benefits, we will support your ongoing development to build your skills, experience and career.

When you join us you will have the opportunity to join our staff diversity networks, which aim to champion issues across the organisation, enable staff to be their authentic and best selves and contribute to making Crisis a truly diverse organisation. 

We have 5 staff diversity networks which include Black, Asian and Ethnic people, LGBTQ+ people, those with Lived Experience of Homelessness, Women at Crisis and Disability Awareness. 

How to apply
If this sound likes the opportunity for you, please click on the 'Apply for Job' button below.
Closing date: Sunday 11th July 2021 (at 23:59)
Interviews will be held on Thursday 22nd July 2021

We welcome applications from people who identify as neuro diverse and want our recruitment process to be as accessible as possible. If you need us to make an adjustment or provide additional support as you apply for a role, please email our Recruitment team, contact details can be found on our website. 
Registered Charity Numbers: E&W1082947, SC040094

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Crisis UK

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Refreshed on: 29 June 2021
Closed date: 11 July 2021
Job ref: 000288
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