Coordinator wanted for
Community Hub Project
We are seeking a Coordinator to assist in the day to day running of an exciting new project in Bradford on Avon. The Hub@BA15 is a centre established to find pathways for people who may be vulnerable in the Bradford on Avon Community Area. The centre in new premises in Church Street will provide a food bank and debt and money management advice together with other services; provide facilities including a meeting space, shared administration, fundraising and other services to voluntary and community organisations.
The Hub Trust is made up of three sponsoring bodies; Bradford Churches Together, The Town Council and BoACAN (Bradford on Avon Community Network). We are passionate about empowering people who are disadvantaged in our community not only to relieve poverty but to encourage improvement of health and wellbeing and a sense of purpose together with volunteering opportunities.
We wish to appoint an energetic and enthusiastic Coordinator on a voluntary basis to be responsible for the day to day running of the Hub. Training and support will be provided.
Duties will include:- being the primary contact for the Hub
- some coordination of volunteers and centre activities
- day to day administration and minor accounting (Treasurer Trustee available to support)
- advocacy for the centre's users (mainly signposting)
- liaison with centre's users
- promoting the Hub's facilities
The centre is expected to be open in January 2015 and it is hoped the successful applicant would be available before then to assist in the transition to opening of the Hub. An honorarium will be offered to the successful applicant.
For further information or discussion please contact Bradford on Avon Town Council on 01225 864240 and leave a message and contact details or email: firstname.lastname@example.org and a Trustee will respond to your enquiry.
Applicants are asked to submit a synopsis detailing their experience to date and why they are interested in the post.
Closing date is Tuesday 9th December.