Community Engagement Assistant

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Matlock, United Kingdom

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30 days ago

Closing date: Sunday 26 June 2022
Salary: £21,115 pa plus 9.5% employer pension
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Derbyshire Wildlife Trust, Sandy Hill, Main Street, Middleton by Wirksworth, Matlock, Derbyshire , DE4 4LR
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We are looking for a Team Wilder Community Engagement Assistant to support and empower local community groups, helping them to take positive action for wildlife.

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For more information please refer to the job description and key terms on our website. If you have any questions about the role which are not answered in the attached documents or require any reasonable adjustments to the application process, please either email or call 01773 881188.

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This exciting and meaningful role is an opportunity to make a real difference to wildlife and people that live in Derbyshire.

In this role, you'll:

  • work with local communities, helping to support existing groups and set up new ones where needed
  • develop online resources and toolkits that will inspire and support individuals and communities
  • triage enquires from the general public, follow up and support with toolkits and resources or connect them to other departments of the Trust, or partners for further support

To be successful you will:

  • enjoy working in a fast-paced environment
  • understand how to generate support via social media campaigns
  • be a great communicator and enjoy working as a team but also able to work on your own initiative

We are happy to talk flexible working!

This role will be based at our office in Middleton although a balance of home and office working will be allowed. The role will involve regular travel within Derbyshire, with occasional travel outside Derbyshire and overnight stays possible. Some weekend and bank holiday working and occasional evening working will be necessary.

Interviews are planned for Wednesday 6th July at Derbyshire Wildlife Trust, Middleton near Matlock.

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