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Reference: 83998

Date Added: 10 May 2022
Closing Date: 6 June 2022

Job Title: Fath in Action Coordinator

Working For: Quakers

Location: Leeds or London

Salary: £28,488 per annum (London) or £24,216 (Regional)

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Quakers in Britain is looking for a Faith in Action Coordinator to help strengthen and grow grassroots Quaker activism for positive social change. This is an ideal role for a ‘people person’ who is passionate about empowering others.

You will be working to strengthen a faith-driven movement by taking action on a range of peace and justice issues. You will bring a flexible, problem-solving approach to the work, providing advice and support to Quakers working on local projects and campaigns. You will help to build a stronger network of Quaker activists, who are inspired by faith and can learn from and support each other.

Building and nurturing good relationships is key to this role. You will need to respond with empathy and sensitivity to the needs of individuals and groups, and identify how best to support them in their work. You will also need good organisational skills and be able to reflect on and learn from your work to inform future planning.

Experience in community development or community organising approaches would be an advantage, but skills are more important than background for this role. We welcome applications from candidates with a diverse range of experience.

Location: Based at our offices in Leeds (LS2) or London (NW1), or at home if you live outside London. London-based staff can work at home some of the time by agreement. Regular travel required.

For details of how to apply, please visit our website https://www.quaker.org.uk/our-organisation/jobs/jobs 

Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and expect all our staff and volunteers to share and uphold this commitment.

Quakers have a faith commitment to equality and encourage and welcome applications for posts from all sections of society. You do not have to be a Quaker to apply for this post, but we expect you to uphold our values.

Britain Yearly Meeting is committed to equality in all of its employment practices.

Closing Date: 6 June 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews: 22 June 2022

Application Details

Please apply at https://www.quaker.org.uk/our-organisation/jobs/jobs 

Website: https://www.quaker.org.uk/

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