Community Project Coordinator

SALARY: £24,538.00 per annum

HOURS: 37 hours per week



LOCATION: Tipton with regular travel across the West Midlands Region

ROLE DESCRIPTION: JUN21C002 Community Project Coordinator JD & PS June21

JUN21C002 Community Project Coordinator

Job Role

Are you a positive, organised person with a passion for working with communities? Would you have an enthusiastic and proactive approach when planning projects and managing a small team?

If so, then look no further than Groundwork West Midlands; an environmental charity that has been delivering environmental and community projects aimed at creating stronger, healthier communities, and greater prospects for local people for over 30 years.

As a Community Project Coordinator you will need to be able to lead a small team as well have experience in working with children and young people. You will need the energy to drive not only your team to meet their goals, but co-deliver sessions in the community to different groups and our exciting play project.

Being flexible, learning new skills and having good attention to detail when monitoring and evaluating projects and meeting deadlines will be important.

You will be required to hold a full driving license as the position involves regular evening and occasional weekend work. The post will also be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

About Groundwork West Midlands

Groundwork is a registered charity mobilising practical community action on poverty and the environment across the West Midlands. We are passionate about creating a future where:

  • Every neighbourhood is vibrant and green
  • Every community is strong and able to shape its own destiny
  • No-one is held back by their background or circumstances

Every year Groundwork makes an incredible difference to communities across the West Midlands. We work on hundreds of individual projects, supporting disadvantaged communities and most importantly, we change people’s lives.

If you are looking for an interesting and challenging role and you are ready to take the next step in your career development, we would love to hear from you.

Please send a CV and covering letter explaining how you meet the requirements of the role to

An Enhanced DBS check will be required prior to commencement in post

CV’s will not be accepted, unless accompanied by a covering letter

No agencies please 

Closing date: Midday Friday 23rd July 2021

Applicants should be aware that interviews may take place online via Teams / Zoom