Job Vacancies

We have a vacancy for a Community Project Worker

Hours: 20 hours per week (term time only)

Salary: Spinal Point 15 to 18 £17,072 to £18,070 (£7529 - £7969 actual)

Communityworks has established a wealth of provision that meets the needs of the local community. The Community Project Workers will build on that work and specifically develop more support for adults and families with children. Communityworks plans to support the local community through the following aims:

  1. Building social cohesion through bringing together individuals and changing communities. Seeking to understand each other and celebrating our differences, leading to a thriving neighbourhood.
  2. To equip people with skills, knowledge, confidence and resilience to enable them to meet their needs and discover new solutions.
  3. Work together with children, young people, adults and older people to encourage routes to improve life chances.
  4. To be a community resource that promotes good health and well-being.

ESSENTIAL: -To have at least two year’s recent experience of paid or voluntary work with people in a similar role to this post.
Experience of dealing with and supporting people with getting into work or improving their personal circumstances. Experience of outreach work in disadvantaged communities. -NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in a relevant field (health, social care, IAG, community development, youth work, early years) or evidence of appropriate experience working at this level. Very good level of verbal & written English – preferably GCSE standard.
Job Description Person Spec

Closing date: Thursday 2nd October 2017 at 2pm

For an application pack contact Reception on (01274) 200589 or or write to: Communityworks, Undercliffe Lane, Bradford, BD3 0DW

Communityworks is a Living Wage employer and we have a pension scheme open to all our staff.

We are committed to safeguarding children & adults, all staff appointments will be subject to enhanced DBS and references.