Community Education Programme Coordinator


Do you have a commitment to making a difference to women’s lives?  Are you passionate about supporting women in a holistic, women centred, trauma-informed way. We are looking for an experienced and empathic individual with excellent communication skills to build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders within the Night time economy to promote and increase uptake of the community education programme,

You will plan and co-ordinate training events, workshops, targeted training sessions and raise awareness within the local community and amongst those accessing the night time economy. Through engagement with local communities you will proactively respond to gaps within training; education or community events needed to promote neighbourhood cohesion and safety

You will provide support and direction to a small intervention, education and training team to ensure the delivery of an effective intervention service to women who are experiencing multiple and complex needs; including substance misuse and involvement or risk of involvement in the Criminal Justice System.

We are looking for a female worker who is passionate about social inclusion and supporting women to break down the barriers to engagement.

This post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1

Click on the link to download an application form and job description, or ring 01453 885633

E-mail completed applications to:-
Post to Nelson Trust, Port Lane, Brimscombe, Stroud, GL5 2QJ

Full time post:   35 hours per week (flexibility to work outside of normal working hours as required)
Holidays:    25 days holiday pa plus statutory
Location:   Somerset – Bridgwater Women’s Centre
Salary:   £23,000 pa
Pension: Auto enrolment pension scheme (6% employer contribution)

Nelson Trust is committed to safeguarding, Successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced Children & Adults DBS check.

The trust is committed to increasing the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from individuals across all sectors of society.

Closing date for applications: 4th January 2019

Job Description

Application Form

Equal Opportunities