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Events Co-ordinator

Root Connections CIC
Stratton on the Fosse, Somerset

Posted: 2 Sep 2022

Deadline: 16 Oct 2022

Compensation: 0.5 FTE: £18,000 – P/time: £9,000 - 17.5hrs per week/2.5 days.

Paid Part-time Flexible hours Fixed term / contract

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Job description

Job Overview:

Thanks to funding from The Somerset Community Foundation’s Partnership Fund we’re looking to recruit an Events Co-ordinator, part time (17.5hrs a week) for a year - fixed term from Oct 2022 – Sept 2023.

We plan to have phase one of our new Community Hub building completed by Sept’ 2022, which ties in nicely with the start date of beginning of October for the new post. This is an exciting employment opportunity for the right candidate who has a heart for increasing our social impact in our local community & strengthening the financial resilience of the project going forwards. If you love working with people, have a sound knowledge of digital marketing, processes & customer care this is the role for you!

Objectives & Key Responsibilities:

To create a full calendar of events throughout the year by working with the team at Root Connections to create, plan & deliver wellbeing & educational programs, courses, workshops across the Community Hub building & outdoor shelter & identify opportunities to sub-let when building is not being used by Roots – optimising income streams for the project.

Application information

Please contact sue.crossbourton@rootconnections.co.uk for a full job description & application form. 

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About Root Connections CIC

Root Connections is a community market garden, which sits alongside a DAC Direct Access Hostel supporting rural homeless & rough sleepers in Somerset. We're just under two acres, growing vegetable, salad, herbs, cut flowers.