Post/ job Title: Youth and Community Organiser
Location: Active Horizons, Community Hub, Erith.
Contract: Part time, 25 hours a week, one-year contract.
Hours: 25 hours a week, with flexibility around start and finishing times. Includes Evening and Occasional Saturdays.
Salary: £15K per annum
Holiday: 25 days + Bank Holiday Christmas closure
Accountable to: Director
About Active Horizons
Active Horizons is an award winning youth organisation set up to support the needs of young people mainly from the Black minority and ethnic community. Based in Erith, London Borough of Bexley.
We are a growing, ambitious, and dynamic charity looking for someone to join us to move and shake things.
Youth engagement, Racism, Collaboration, Campaigning, Advocacy
About the Role
Funded by Orbit- The aim of the project is to address racism and hate crime in the communities and school, using a creative youth-led approach to promote and increase equality of opportunities.
The project outcomes include an increased understanding of racism and other hate crimes, including how to report them and challenge it. Train and develop young ambassadors through our leadership training. Build partnerships with local schools and organisations with the aim to address racism and inequalities. Working with our partners who include Little Fish Theatre and Orbit.
If you are a creative, bold, disciplined and fired up individual who believes in youth-led action for social change, then this is the perfect role for you.
Diversity and Equal Opportunity
We strongly advise you to research about the work of Active Horizons.
You will be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, to respond proactively to any concerns.
Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Closing date for applications: 31 January 2021.
Interview date: To Be Confirmed.
NB: Due to large numbers of applications we receive, we can not give feedback for unsuccessful applications.
To learn more about make donate charity with us visit our "Contact us" site. By calling +44(0) 800 883 8450 .