Many staff working across the public sector and voluntary sector don’t know what support, or organisations are available in a neighbourhood. We are looking for a Community Connector to change this situation, and make sure all families can connect to support, help, activities, interests as part of a range of early help support.
The role involves building working relationships for Children, Young people and Families across Community, Voluntary and Statutory Organisation (including schools and training providers, Health Providers, Business and community stakeholders within the Locality Partnership).
The Community Connector will engage with all the many and various community and voluntary organisations in a locality, ensuring that the diversity of the city is reflected in the mapping of assets and support.
Duties and key responsibilities include:
- Relationship building
- Community engagement and mapping
- Delivering training and support to professionals within locality to support understanding of the Early Help offer and support available
- Social Prescribing and Digital Networking
Hours: 37 hours per week (2 full time posts available)
Salary: £20,750 per annum (rising to £21,500pa following successful completion of Probationary Period)
Contract: Fixed term until 31st March 2022 with potential extension beyond this point