Charity registered in Scotland SC028874
As a Project Worker you will be required to create and deliver a structured programme of Employability related activities in line with North Ayrshire Employability Pipeline services.
Responsibilities and Job specifics
As a Project Worker, you will be responsible for:
Please note: Normal working week Monday-Friday with some evening and weekend work on occasions.
Role – To be part of a small team delivering the Link Up community development project in North West Kilmarnock.
Main Duties – Link Up is a ground-breaking community building and wellbeing programme that has made significant impact in communities facing deprivation and disadvantage across Scotland. We are looking for someone with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in developing and facilitating community-led projects using an assets-based methodology; empowering people/groups to develop ideas and to address issues and opportunities; engaging and communicating with people and groups.
The role will be based in the Nwkleus Community Centre (Onthank, NW Kilmarnock) but involves working across North West Kilmarnock.
Co-Leaders will be required to work collaboratively with their counterpart, the Board of Directors and third sector partners. They will lead the sustainable development and operations of The Ayrshire Community Trust (TACT), ensuring the organisation continues to:
Co-Leaders will have the shared responsibility for the management, development and strategic leadership of The Ayrshire Community Trust
The role is responsible for engagement with appropriate stakeholders and groups to support the organisations’ ongoing development. This will include nurturing positive relationships between Third Sector partners.
The role will also provide support and direction to the development of a Community Wealth Building approach enabling TACT and third sector partners to gain an understanding and opportunity to benefit, working with Local Authority and other members of the Community Planning Partnership and the Private Sector.
Co-Leaders will build positive, sustainable working relationships across all sectors and ensure the views and needs of the third sector are well articulated.
To find our more about the role, please download the Job Description & Person Specification below.