Community Engagement Apprentice (CEA/1220)

  • Closing Date: 14/12/2020 23:59
  • Role: Community Engagement Apprentice (Ref No. CEA/1220)
  • Hours: Full-time / 12-month Fixed Term contract
  • Salary: £12,000 per annum
  • Located: Stockwell, London
  • Closing Date: Monday 14 December 2020, 23:59

About SW9 Community Housing

SW9 Community Housing is a resident-led social housing charity responsible for the delivery of housing management and maintenance services for around 1,800 homes and several commercial and community buildings in Stockwell/Brixton on behalf of a G15 Housing Association, Network Homes. Being a community-based organisation, it’s an exciting time to join SW9 as we seek to recruit a Community Engagement Apprentice to support our team in widening our engagement opportunities to our residents and ensuring they play a critical role in service improvements whilst providing them with the skills and knowledge required to prosper.

Who we are:

  • A group of people who demonstrate integrity, respect, and teamwork
  • A group of people with passion, drive, and the courage to be different
  • A group of people committed to doing the right thing.

Our values define who we are. They are the fundamental beliefs of our social purpose. They guide our actions and behaviour. They influence the way we work as a team – and the way we serve our customers and engage with our stakeholders.

Every day, each one of us makes choices and decisions that directly affect the way we experience each other and the way our customers and stakeholders experience us. Our values give us confidence that we are using the same principles to help us make these decisions throughout our organisation.
SW9 works hard to acknowledge and celebrate individuals and teams within our organisation who consistently live our values and bring our purpose to life through their everyday behaviour, which in turn has a positive impact on our customers, community and stakeholders.

We want people who are energetic, flexible, passionate, forward thinking/innovate and creative. If you think you are the best person to help us create an even better service for our stakeholders, we want to hear from you.

About the role:
We’re recruiting an enthusiastic and inspiring Community Engagement Apprentice to join us on a 12-month fixed term contract and on a full-time basis. Key requirements of this role are to develop, promote and run community engagement initiatives, help with the smooth running of two new community spaces and help re-design SW9’s website.

About you:

To be successful in this role you will share our passion in making a difference to the lives of our residents and the local community. You will have a desire to learn and have a can-do attitude. In return we will invest in you to help develop your career in a great environment with fantastic benefits.

Benefits:

When you work at SW9, you are directly impacting on the lives of our residents. In return for your energy, innovation and commitment, we offer:

How to Apply:

Please read the Role Profile for full details of the role and apply by sending your updated CV, together with a supporting statement demonstrating how you are the ideal candidate using the role profile as a guide. You should return your application to recruitment@SW9.org.uk, ensuring you quote the Reference Number (CEA/1220) and Job Title (Community Engagement Apprentice).

Additional Recruitment Information:

We do value every application we receive. However, due to the volume of applications we receive we are unable to acknowledge each application. We will only reply to those who have been shortlisted for interview. If you have not received a reply within two weeks of the closing date, regrettably your application was unsuccessful.

If you want to find out more about us at SW9 you can do so on out 'About us' page

To discuss the role or for more information please call: Komal Doan, Community Engagement & Communications Manager on 0207 326 3700 or email komal.doan@sw9.org.uk 

How to apply:

To apply please send an updated CV along with a cover letter. Please ensure that your cover letter addresses how you meet the key responsibilities stated on the Role Profile.

Deadline for submission: 14 December 2020

  • Submit to: Komal Doan, Community Engagement & Communications Manager
  • Email: recruitment@SW9.org.uk
  • Address: Stockwell Walk Park, London SW9 0FG

Community Engagement Apprentice Role Profile