High Trees Community Development Trust is a community anchor charity based in Tulse Hill in Lambeth. We deliver a range of services focused in 4 key areas – Community Action, Children, Young People and Family Services, Community Education and Training and Employment and Careers. All our work is focused on improving the social and economic welfare of the local community.
Our Community Organiser will sit within the Community Action team with responsibility for embedding Community Organising across the organisation whilst building trusting relationships with residents, groups, associations, and businesses in the area. The Community organiser will use the core tools and techniques of Community Organising to support the community to develop their collective power to act together for the common good.
Reporting to the Community Action Manager, our Community Organiser will be responsible for developing a local network of people that can learn from and support one another. You will train leaders capable of acting together for the common good. You will also support the Community Action manager to conduct internal quality assurance evaluations of our internal community action services and work collaboratively across the organisation to implement necessary changes.
The full job description can be found here.
The deadline for applications is the 16th of September.