Birmingham, West Midlands
£24,313 - £26,317 per year
Permanent, Part-time, Full-time
Job description

Community Development Officer (West Midlands)

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a growing team as PAPYRUS Prevention of Young Suicide expands in the West Midlands. PAPYRUS is the national charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide. Suicide is the biggest killer of young people – male and female – under 35 in the UK.  We exist to reduce the number of young people who take their own lives.

Our Community Development Officer will deliver PAPYRUS’ suite of training and awareness raising courses and help to identify and engage with local communities, volunteers and key partners across the West Midlands. The post will be based in Birmingham but with travel across the region expected. The role will include engaging organisations and those who work with young people. Applications are invited from candidates who are passionate about saving young lives.


DESIGNATION: Community Development Officer (West Midlands)

HOURS: Full time (36 hours per week) or part time hours also considered

SALARY: NJC Scale 18-22 (£24,313 - £26,317) & 5% employer pension contribution

LOCATION: West Midlands office with regular travel across UK as required

RESPONSIBLE TO: Regional Manager (West Midlands) 

CLOSING DATE: Friday 3rd April

INTERVIEWS: 17th or 20th April 2020


For full details of the role, please see the Job Description and Person Specification on our website. Candidates are encouraged to pay close attention to the Job Description and Person Specification to ensure they meet the essential criteria and have the relevant skills. Please complete your Application Form and send it to our HR department  which can be found on our website. CVs will not be considered or reviewed.

More about Papyrus Prevention of Young Suicide
Papyrus Prevention of Young Suicide

Our Vision

Our vision is for a society which speaks openly about suicide and has the resources to help young people ... Read more

Refreshed on: 20 March 2020
Closed date: 06 April 2020
Job ref: CDO0320WM
Tags: Advice, Information, Training

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