England, United Kingdom
£20,310.60 - £24,852.24 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Engagement and Participation Officer - Wirral

35 hours per week

Point 20, £20,310.60 – Point 27, £24,852.24

We are offering an exciting opportunity to deliver our Resident Engagement and Participation Strategy.  We are looking for somebody with demonstrable experience of working with groups and individuals to develop their role in decision making, project development, and service improvement, working with residents across all our housing projects to bring the Association’s strategy to life.

 

Experience gained in a similar role within supported housing, youth, community, or homelessness, and in particular supporting people with complex and often traumatic lives is essential.  This will enable the successful candidate to build the infrastructure, and the confidence and skills of our residents, to enable meaningful and active participation in the decisions and development of Forum Housing.

We are looking for a motivated, committed self-starter, who can bring excellent knowledge and understanding of best practice, the local, regional, and national landscape; the ability to build networks and partnerships to achieve positive outcomes; and experience of effective promotion and communication techniques including use of social media.

Forum Housing Association is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and post holders to share this commitment.  All positions are subject to an Enhanced DBS Check, I.D. Check and Reference Checks prior to employment commencing.

Posted on: 05 June 2020
Closed date: 30 June 2020
Tags: Advice, Information, Communications, PR