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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: 

Leeds Citizens Community Organiser working in partnership with Leeds Church Institute

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
  • Deadline for applications: Thursday 6th April, 5pm
  • Interviews: Friday 5th May

Officer Manager/Events Coordinator (Maternity Cover) 

We are looking to recruit a Office Manager/Events Coordinator on a full time, fixed term contract, to provide maternity cover for up to 12 months.

Full details can be found in the job description, available here.

To apply please submit a CV and cover letter via Charity Jobs

The deadline for applications is 28 April 2017, 5pm. 

Interviews will be held in the week of 8th May. 

We are unable to reply to unsuccessful applicants.

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