Jobs & opportunities

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 advertising for the following roles: 

Parents and Communities Together (PACT) Senior Project Manager 

We are looking to recruit a Senior Project Manager for Parents and Communities Together (PACT). The role could be either full or part time and is on a permanent basis.

Full details can be found in the job description, available here and further information on PACT can be found here.

To apply please send a CV and cover letter explaining why you want the role and how you meet the person specification to matthew.bolton@citizensuk.org with the subject line 'Job Application: PACT Senior Project Manager' Please note that if it does not, we cannot guarantee the application will be considered. 

The deadline for applications is 26 March 2017, 23.59pm. We hope to hold interviews on Thursday 30th March. 

Sadly we cannot guarantee a reply to unsuccessful applications.


Leeds Citizens Community Organiser working in partnership with Leeds Church Institute

£25,000
Permanent Contract
Full Time (potential for 4 days a week/0.8FTE if requested)

We are seeking an organised, dynamic and creative Community Organiser to help strengthen Leeds Citizens.

Working in partnership with Leeds Church Institute, the successful candidate will train leaders, organise campaigns and develop materials to increase the capacity of faith communities to take action together for the common good. They will also work on social justice campaigns with other civil society groups in Leeds, including schools, universities, residents groups and trade unions.

Full details can be found in the job description and person specification available here.

 Application Process:

  • Please send a CV and cover letter explaining why you want the role and how you meet the person specification to info@leedscitizens.org.uk
  • Deadline for applications: Thursday 6th April, 5pm
  • Interviews: Friday 5th May

Nottingham Citizens Senior Organiser

Nottingham Citizens is a non-partisan alliance of 60 diverse faith, education, union, housing and community organisations across Nottingham & Nottinghamshire and includes Nottingham Citizens (City Alliance 40 member orgs) and Maun Valley Citizens (Mansfield & Ashfield Alliance 20 member orgs) who are committed to working together for the common good. 

We are looking to recruit a Senior Organiser to support the staff team and Leadership Groups to build energy and participation through the use of Community Organising in order to build power to bring about substantive social justice.

For full details of the role and person specification please look at the job description, available here. Applications are by application form only (available here) and should be sent to Lydia.rye@nottinghamcitizens.org by 5pm on 30th March. Interviews will be held on 4th April. We apologise we are not able to reply to unsuccessful applicants.

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