Groundwork London
Islington, Greater London
£28,000 to £30,000, depending on experience
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Can you really reach out to and influence communities?

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for Groundwork London, the social and environmental regeneration charity working with people and partners across the capital, enabling them to build sustainable places where individuals, communities and enterprise prosper.

Co-creation Lead
Reference: 682/PO
Location: Groundwork London Islington office with a requirement to work across London
Contract: Permanent
Salary: £28,000 to £30,000, depending on experience

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

In this role you will join the award winning multidisciplinary communities team which has been creating better places in London for over 20 years. Founded on the principle of engaging communities in co-creation, their work includes regeneration, green infrastructure, participatory open space design and well-being projects across London. In the role you will deliver a range of exciting social / environmental projects and be a key member of our Making Space for Nature Team delivering an innovative co-creation programme with communities in Thamesmead.

About you 
The Co-creation lead is a specialist role within the London team. This means you need to be an experienced project manager, with the confidence to lead, develop and deliver a range of bespoke community projects and services supporting communities and stakeholders to achieve their aspirations. You will have knowledge and experience of co-creation and capacity building, and a proven track record of successfully managing large scale community driven projects. As a lateral thinker you will thrive on raising the aspirations and supporting communities to achieve their priorities, whilst meeting the expectations of clients and funders. And of course as an excellent communicator you will be motivated by evaluating success and sharing best practice across the London team.

Join Groundwork and be rewarded with a strong and supportive work place team, a job which has a direct impact in the community, where you’ll be able to see the impact of the work you do.

Closing date for applications: Midday, Monday 16th March
Interview date: Tuesday 24th March

To Apply and for More Information:

If you would like to apply and find out more about this position, please click the apply button to be directed to our website where you can complete your application for this position. 

Postholders will be considered to be working in a Regulated Activity as set out in Schedule 4 of the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006; appointment to this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Scheme Criminal Records Check.

Groundwork London is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

No agencies please.

Posted on: 25 February 2020
Closed date: 16 March 2020
Job ref: 155520_GL
Tags: Project Management, Operations