Paid Vacancy: Hackney Engagement Project Officer

Paid Vacancy: Hackney Engagement Project Officer

The Hackney Engagement Project will work with children, young people, adults and parents/carers who are affected by sickle cell disorder (SCD) across the borough of Hackney.

The Project Officer will seek to build positive relationships between different groups within the community to establish a community network across Hackney. The Project Officer will raise awareness of SCD with both those not affected and ensure those who are affected know how to access services and support to manage this complex condition.

Location: Split between Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Centre (457 Queensbridge Road, Hackney, E8 3AS), and the Sickle Cell Society Offices (54 Station Road, London, NW10 4UA).

Accountable to: Chief Executive

Manages: Volunteers

Hours: 17.5 hours per week (2.5 days per week)

Salary: £15,000 per annum for 2.5 days a week (£30,000 pro rata per annum)

Two years fixed term Contract


Read the full Job Description and Person Specification here: Hackney Engagement Project Officer – Job Description and Person Specification (PDF)

To apply, please complete this Application Form and send it to Info@sicklecellsociety.org

Deadline: Wednesday 8th April 2020

Interviews: Tuesday 21st April 2020