CR0, Croydon
£26,000 - £28,000 per year
Permanent, Contract, Full-time
Job description

An exciting opportunity to work with one of the largest Law Centres in the country. South West London Law Centres is seeking an experienced Community Engagement Manager who can continue to develop our relationship with the organisations that refer to us and who can help us to develop new projects in accordance with the needs of the community.

Our Law Centre helps local people across south-west London to access justice and uphold their everyday rights, by providing specialist legal advice on social justice issues including housing, employment, debt, benefits, asylum and immigration.

The Covid-19 pandemic has increased our awareness of the need for the Law Centre to be rooted in the community we serve, in order that we can be certain that we are reaching all those who need our assistance and to be sure that our services meet the needs of our community. 

Thanks to additional funding, we are able to recruit a Community Engagement Manager to help to develop our relationship with the community and to ensure that we are able to reach those in most need of our essential services.  

The post is full time.

  • Salary: £26,000 - £28,000, with an employee pension contribution of 4% salary
  • Term: Initially for a 12-month period, with the potential to become permanent, subject to funding
  • Reports to: Senior Management Team
  • Based at: Initially remotely due to the Covid-19 pandemic, but then at our Croydon office, with travel to our other offices and locations

The Community Engagement Manager will be supported by Senior Management Team, but will also need to be a self-starter who has autonomy to think creatively, and the confidence and experience to lead our community work, and collaborate with our team of expert advisers and support staff.  If you share our commitment to addressing injustice, discrimination, inequality and poverty, then this could be an exciting opportunity for you. 

Please apply by completing the attached application form. 

More about South West London Law Centres
South West London Law Centres

South West London Law Centres is a community based Law Centre and registered charity that was established in 1974. We work across six Sout... Read more

Posted on: 07 April 2021
Closed date: 07 May 2021
Tags: Advice, Information, Business Development

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