JOB: Local Engagement Coordinator, Living Streets

Salary range: £25,119 – £31,743 pa (excluding London weighting)

Location: Office based in London, Newcastle or Cardiff

Hours: 35 per week

Fixed-term contract for 18 months with possible extension

Closing date: 26 June 2017 (midday)

Interview date: 11 July 2017

Interview location: London

Living Streets wants to create a walking nation, where everybody has the chance to gain from the health and social benefits this simple act can bring.

This role will be responsible for developing, supporting and growing our network of supporters, members and local groups to help deliver the Living Streets mission and strategy.

Our current supporter base consists of 80,000 people, which has grown from 1,500 in the last five years. Our supporters help us demonstrate our influence giving our messages and campaign activity credibility and help us achieve real change at a local and national level.
We have a growing number of local groups campaigning on the ground to make change happen in their communities.

This role will support our local groups to campaign locally, pilot new approaches to local engagement and enable the sharing of on-the-ground knowledge. You will play a key role championing the voice of supporters, members and local groups internally across the organisation.

This is an interesting and varied role and an ability to embrace a diversity of tasks is essential.

To access the JD and application form please visit Living Streets website.