LancWest Works

Job Opportunity

Neighbourhood Vision Engagement Assistant

Days: Flexible on days and times    
Hours:14- 36 hours per week    
Duration: 3 – 6 months    
Wage: £12.23 per hour    
 
Job purpose:
We are looking for a number of enthusiastic engagement assistants to support us in engaging with residents and stakeholders across Lancaster West and broader area in the development of the Lancaster West Future Neighbourhood Vision. 
 
This project will see the Lancaster West Estate at the centre of a resident led co-design of a neighbourhood vision, seeking to bring tailored services that meet residents needs, and support meeting the councils’ objectives of carbon neutrality. 
 
This job would be perfect for someone who wants to be flexible with their hours, committed to improving Lancaster West and the local neighbourhood, and can be flexible to meet changing volumes of work in return. 
 
Description of Duties:
  • Providing project support to the Lancaster West Neighbourhood Vision Project Team and broader Lancaster West Neighbourhood Team.
  • Building relationships with a variety of residents and stakeholders across Lancaster West Estate and broader area. 
  • Supporting the capture of resident views and feedback through conducting interviews, facilitated discussions and meetings.
  • Collecting, entering and managing project data and information.
  • Planning, managing and attending local community meetings, events and other organised activities. 
  • Ad hoc project activities and administrative tasks. 
 
We are welcome to applications from individuals from a variety of backgrounds and experiences. We will also be providing tailored support and training opportunities based on your needs and ambitions. If you are looking for a new challenge and believe your skills and experience would bring value to our team we would love to hear from you!

How to apply
Please email a CV and covering letter to Chrissy Galerakis, Programme Delivery Lead (Community Development and Social Value) at chrissy.galerakis@rbkc.gov.uk by 15th August 2021

We're recruiting - LancWest Works

We're recruiting - LancWest Works

As part of our commitment to ensure that investment in the refurbishment of Lancaster West is also an investment in the wider community we have developed LancWest Works. 

LancWest Works is an open opportunity to work on a three month placement with the Lancaster West Neighbourhood Team, to gain new skills, contribute your talents to the local community, or kick start your career.
 
Opportunities might include work in
  • building and construction (including skilled trades), 
  • project management, 
  • sustainability, 
  • housing management, 
  • service improvement, 
  • community development 
  • engagement. 

You will be paid the London Living Wage and we'll offer you relevant guidance, training, and coaching 
 
We’re committed to promoting equality and particularly encourage applications from those with disabilities, the long term unemployed, care leavers, refugees with a right to work in the UK, young and older residents, women, black and minority ethnic residents, and LGBTQ+ residents, as these are all underrepresented groups in the housing, building and constructions sectors. 
 
You must have the legal right to work in the UK, and we particularly encourage applications from residents of North Kensington.
 
To register your interest, please use the form below or email us an up-to-date CV and cover letter telling us about your skills, passion and availability.
 
We'll then contact you if an opportunity is available.
 

LancWest Works - Apply now

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Click "Submit" to upload your CV and apply for a LancWest Works placement!LancWest Works is offering a three-month paid work placement at London living wage. This is an open opportunity to gain new skills, contribute your talents to the local community, or kick start your career.Opportunities might include working in building and construction (including skilled trades), project management, sustainability, housing management, service improvement, community development or engagement. This is part of our commitment to ensure that investment in the refurbishment of Lancaster West is also an investment in the wider community. To register your interest, please email us an up-to-date CV and cover letter stating why you would like to work for us, and what you can offer. Tell us about your skills, passion and availability. 

Join our in-house repairs and refurbishment teams

Join our in-house repairs and refurbishment teams

We’re recruiting!  As we look to scale up our internal refurbishment programme, the Lancaster West Neighbourhood Team is looking for operatives from all trades to join our in-house repairs and refurbishment teams. If you have experience in plumbing, electrical work, painting, plastering, or carpentry – we would like to hear from you.  Operatives will be delivering responsive repairs and refurbishment of homes on the Lancaster West Estate, to help it become a model social housing estate for the 21st century. We are committed to promoting equality, and especially welcome applications from women, disabled, and LGBTQ+ applicants as they are under-represented in these teams. We are also open to part-time working.    

Please send a CV and contact details to Amy Nolan, Repairs Operations Manager by Friday 11th September,  Amy.Nolan1@rbkc.gov.uk