Support us Work for us Community Development Officer This vacancy is now closed to applications. Do you have the commitment and skills to help residents and communities come together to improve their health and wellbeing? Our Good Neighbours Scheme provide activities, learning and fun for all ages. We currently run three Good Neighbours Schemes in the Bemerton, Kings Cross and New River Green communities of Islington. They deliver a range of activities including coffee mornings, arts and crafts, yoga, exercise and football. We are looking for someone with a positive, friendly approach to work across our Good Neighbours Schemes, helping to facilitate and deliver activities and events. The ideal person will have excellent communication skills and the ability to engage residents. This is a new post and ideally we need someone to start as soon as possible and definitely by the beginning of December. 6 months fixed term contract (with possible extension) 21 hours per week Based across our 3 Good Neighbours Schemes Salary £24,821 pro rata (£14,893 per annum) For further information please see the job description and person specification. How to apply To apply please send an up to date CV and a covering letter outlining how you meet the person specification. Your CV should include details of your education, qualifications and any relevant training, your employment history and 2 referees. A covering letter, no more than 2 sides of A4 in total, which outlines why you want the job and your skills, experience and knowledge in relation to each of the points in the Person Specification. Please send your application to [email protected] by 12pm on Weds 13 November 2019. Interviews will take place in the afternoon of Tuesday 19 November. By making an application you are stating that you are legally entitled to work in the UK. The appointment will be subject to standard pre-employment checks and a DBS check. Help on Your Doorstep is an equal opportunities employer. Please contact us if you would like to see our Equal Opportunities Policy. Please contact [email protected] if you have any queries regarding this vacancy.