Neighbourhood Partnerships Community Worker

Sandwell, West Midlands
£24,982 - £29,577 per annum
14 Jan 2021
02 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full time

This position is fixed term until 1 March 2022.

You will be expected to:

  • Work closely with the Community Partnerships Team
  • Play a key role in partnerships and engagement activity
  • Building sustainable relationships with communities across Sandwell.

Below are some essential requirements for the role:

  • To assist with identifying opportunities to work with local communities and potential projects, partners and volunteers.
  • To assist with the delivery of projects that support Neighbourhood management, Community Partnership priorities and Sandwell 2030 vision.
  • To work with local voluntary sector organisation co-producing projects to support local identified needs.
  • Proactively engage with a wide variety of stakeholders and deliver
  • Build strong, effective and sustainable relationships with communities and partner organisations with a shared purpose for positive community development.
  • Attend and relevant community groups, forums and network meetings in relation to community development/engagement and share relevant learning across the council.

Additional Information:

The post holder needs to have experience of working with communities and local voluntary organisations within a multi-cultural setting, understand asset-based community development and co-production practices.

It is a requirement of this role to be educated to Numeracy and Literacy Level 2 qualification.

For an informal discussion, please contact Marcia Sandel-Massey on 07971 173 222 or Email

Recruitment Schedule

Closing date: 2 February 2021

Interviews Scheduled for: W/C 15 February 2021

Our Values; TrustUnity and Progress make us unique, they define how we do things and are reflected in the way we behave. They are important to us, guiding and shaping our organisational culture. Our values are key to us achieving Sandwell’s Vision 2030 and also guide us when we recruit.


37 hours per week

This advert will close as soon as sufficient applications are received. Therefore, you are strongly advised to complete and return your application as soon as possible. When completing your application please refer to the supporting documents attached.

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