Praxis Community Projects is seeking an energetic and dynamic Community Development Project Officer to join our team and lead on the facilitation and strategic development of our thematic groupwork.
The ideal candidate
You will have an acute understanding of the issues faced by refugees, asylum seekers, and vulnerable migrants. You will have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to facilitate group work with participants who are in complex and difficult personal situations.
You will be committed to building the meaningful participation of our clients and helping them have a voice in decision making processes that affect them. This will involve helping groups to establish long term goals, and building their skill sets to be able to realise those goals.
You will have the ability to communicate with a range of stakeholders, including clients, policy makers and funding agencies. You will have a high level of knowledge and experience in community development and participation techniques.
As this role will be responsible for supporting female survivors of trafficking and gender based violence only female candidates will be considered for the full time position. However male and female candidates will be considered on a job share basis.
To apply for this position please complete the Application Form below setting out how your skills, knowledge and experience match the Job Description and Person Specification and submit no later than 12 noon, on Monday 4th August 2014 to email@example.com.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 14th August 2014
Job Description and Person Specification
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