We are looking for an experienced community engagement officer who can support us in our work at community level.
You will have experience of developing and delivering community projects which bring about positive change and engage people within communities to take an active part. Your own thoughts, ideas and experience to help us shape this work.
Using your knowledge of communities across Northern Ireland, you will empower, motivate and support individuals to become involved and take actions that improve outcomes for nature and biodiversity
You will be enthusiastic and reliable with excellent communication skills. You do not need huge knowledge of environmental issues, but you must have an interest in the environment and want to help us make a difference.
You will be confident, friendly and have a willingness to learn. Your good interpersonal skills will be key to the success of this role.
Applicants must be able to offer at least 2-3 hours a week and be able to transport themselves around NI as travel will be required.
In order to undertake this role, you would also need to have access to a computer with internet, and an email address to keep in touch.
It would also be desirable (but not essential) for you to have:
Good customer service and team working skills;
Experience of writing guidance documents to share best practise with teams;
Experience of creating or delivering training packages to groups of people;
Experience of project management.
Don't worry if you don't have the desirable skills at the moment, we are here to help to support you to build your skills and experience as part of your ongoing training and development in this role.