Citizens UK is the national centre of community organising in the UK and home of the Living Wage Foundation. Citizens UK organises communities to act together for power, social justice and the common good. We have diverse civil society alliances in London, Milton Keynes, Nottingham, Birmingham, Wales, Leeds and Tyne & Wear. We develop the leadership capacity of our members so they can hold politicians and other decision-makers to account on the issues that matter to them.
Citizens UK has a growing staff team of professional Community Organisers and other support staff. We are always looking out for talented and committed individuals and positions come up on a regular basis.
We are currently recruiting for the following roles:
Community and Housing Organiser
We are looking to hire someone to work with London Citizens on an exciting initiative with Trust for London to tackle London's housing crises as well as someone who wants to become a community organiser in Lewisham to build the power of local people to make change and seek justice in their local neighbourhoods.
Salary: £23,900 - £30,200 (depending on experience), plus London Weighting
Location: South London and Whitechapel office
Full details can be found in the job description
Method: To apply please send a CV and cover letter (no more than 2 sides A4) explaining why you want the role and how you meet the person specification
Submit to: Peter.Brierley@citizensuk.org
Please note: The subject heading of the email must contain the applicants name and the words ‘Community and Housing Organiser Application’
Applications deadline: Wednesday 11 October 2017, midday
Interview dates: TBC