Job vacancy: Community Organiser in Stoke Aldermoor

Do you want to be in communities, creating conversations, building relationships and inspiring action? We’ll pay you for it!

Community organising is about building relationships and networks in communities that mean together people can tackle their local issues.

Members of SASAP
Kyla (centre) with members of Stoke Aldermoor Social Action Partnership

We’re recruiting for a temporary community organiser. This role is fixed term on a full-time basis for two months (37 hours per week) or part-time for four months (18.5 hours per week).

The salary is £26,999 full-time annual equivalent (pro rata for part-time).

Residents of Stoke Aldermoor, Coventry have come together to create their own ‘Partnership for Social Action’. Your job will be to help them create and drive multiple community initiatives that will help make the area a better place to live and work.

The role has been inspired by movement building and has lots of techniques in common with it.

Community organising focuses on listening, building relationships and mobilising people in communities. It also encourages people to take action that makes a difference.

To apply

For an application pack (including job description), please email All applications must be returned to this email address before the submission deadline which is 13 August 2020 by 4pm.

Shortlisting is scheduled to take place on 14 August, with interviews on 17 and 18 August 2020.

We anticipate that we will carry out interviews digitally via Zoom. If this is an issue, please let us know if you are successfully shortlisted.

For an informal chat about the role, please contact Kyla at in the first instance.

Please also contact us if you require any reasonable adjustments at any stage of the application process.

Please note that if we receive a high number of applications, we may not be able to provide feedback at the shortlisting stage.