Living Centre Manager - Part-time 28 hours/wk

Camden, London (Greater), Kings Cross
£35,000 pro-rata
10 Oct 2016
30 Oct 2016
Contract Type

Living Centre Manager - Part-time 28 hours/wk

Somers Town Community Association is in a very exciting phase of its development. We are an ambitious and well respected “go to”, charity based in the heart of the Kings Cross “Knowledge Quarter” in London. We have a very strong, relationship with our local community and stakeholders and are proud of our central role in many partnerships and consortia.

To this end, we are heading up the local Living Centre Partnership, which we are delighted to say has won the contract to deliver the brand new Living Centre in the Francis Crick Institute. We are now recruiting for a Living Centre Manager to help make this happen.

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated person to make their mark and be part of one of the most amazing new facilities to be developed in Somers Town for generations.

The successful candidate will:-

  • Have at least two years’ proven experience of managing a front line community facility/building.
  • Have a minimum of two years’ experience working directly with community groups in a paid or voluntary capacity; managing and developing community services, projects, or activities.
  • Have experience of fundraising inclusive of Local Authority, Trust & Foundation, Contract and CSR
  • Need to demonstrate the ability to work with and engage key stakeholders at every level, whilst understanding the complexity of diverse inner city communities
  • Have excellent communication skills, oral and written and the ability to communicate effectively with and report to community groups and a wide range of stakeholders
  • Have experience of managing financial budgets
  • Have successfully managed developed and supported staff or can demonstrate capability to do so (for example, through having managed volunteers or demonstrating the skills this would require).


To apply please complete the attached application form and submit via the button below alternatively contact on telephone - 0207 388 6088.

Closing date 30th October 2016 at midnight.

Interviews w/c 7th November 2016