Community Engagement Managers Vacancy

Band 6


Please note the banding is subject to confirmation on consistency checking

Brief Description of the Role:

We are looking for three experienced, skilled, driven and enthusiastic Community Engagement Managers to be part of the Born in Bradford team working specifically on the Bradford Local Delivery Pilot (LDP). The Bradford LDP is an initiative which aims to improve health and wellbeing for children and young people in some of the most deprived communities in Bradford by promoting physical activity. Born in Bradford (on behalf of Active Bradford) is one of 12 sites in England which has been chosen to work with Sport England to create innovative solutions to make it easier for communities to access sport and physical activity.

This is a once in a life time opportunity to be part of an initiative which will have real impact on improving the health and well-being of children and families. The post holder will part of the Born in Bradford (BiB) team (an internationally acclaimed applied research programme), , the Bradford Institute for Health Research (a national centre for excellence in health research -) and work alongside Active Bradford – a registered company made up of multi-sector organisations from across the Bradford district who are committed to working together to increase the number of people being active and playing sport in Bradford )

The three post holders will work within the LDP team and with children, young people, families, communities and local stakeholders. They will engage with communities and support the co-design and delivery of projects and initiatives which aim to increase the physical activity of young people in the following areas of Bradford:

1) Allerton, Lower Grange and Fairweather Green

2) Manningham, Toller, Girlington

3) Eccleshill, Undercliffe, Thorpe Edge, Windhill and Wrose

To be shortlisted for these post you must demonstrate how you meet the essential criteria in the person specification.

For informal enquires please contact Sally Barber, LDP Research and Evaluation Director, Tel: 01274 383696.

Born in Bradford is a registered charity (no. 1061753)

We can offer staff gymnasiums on both hospital sites, excellent pension scheme including life assurance cover and advice on childcare.

Closing Date: 17.12.18 (This date may change dependent on the response)

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