Newcastle CVS compressed



Job type: Part Time (21 hours)

Salary: £1,000 per calendar month

Closing date: Friday 8 September 2017 at 5.00pm

This post is suitable for a secondment or cover from another experienced local organisation


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Interim HAREF Engagement Worker within Newcastle CVS, based in the centre of Newcastle. The HAREF Network Co-ordinator starts in the middle of September 2017, and to support the project an Interim Engagement Worker post is now available.  This is a temporary post for an initial period of three months.  An experienced candidate is sought who has a proven track record of results in this field of work and who has established links into community activities.

We are looking for someone who has a good understanding of the challenges and benefits of working with different communities, and an appreciation of community development work, particularly with people from minority / marginalised groups. They should have good communication skills, both verbal and written and have a flexible approach to their work.

If you are an organisation who is interested in providing support, please outline your experience, approach and offer on one side of A4.

For further details and to download an application form go to the Newcastle CVS website or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or contact Judith Temple, Newcastle CVS, Higham House, Higham Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AF. Please do not send CVs.

Newcastle CVS is an Equal Opportunities employer.