We are hiring!

Compassionate Communities (NI) require a

Community Engagement Facilitator

30 hours per week, fixed term contract until 31/3/2025

Salary: Agenda for Change Band 5

(Starting at £25,655 per annum, pro rata, based on a 37.5 hour week)

 Do you want to make a difference to people’s lives? Compassionate Communities NI is a community development project of Foyle Hospice, committed to improving end of life and death experiences for everyone.  The project is seeking an experienced community development professional to engage key partners and stakeholders, locally and regionally.

The successful candidate will be responsible for tailoring support, delivering training and education to co-develop more resilient communities that are better able to support people impacted by death, dying and bereavement.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum of 5 GCSE’s including English Language and Mathematics at grade C or above or equivalent.
  • Degree or professional qualification in Community Development or other related discipline.
  • Experience of working on community-based projects.
  • A proven track record of delivering training and/or learning workshops/educational activities.

The successful post-holder will enjoy a range of benefits including generous holiday entitlement and a contributory pension scheme.   A secondment would be considered.

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptionally enthusiastic and driven professional.

How to Apply

If you would like to become part of a project committed to making a difference to people life’s, please request an application pack by contacting:

Mrs Patricia Ferguson

HR Administrator

Foyle Hospice

61 Culmore Road


BT48 8JE

Telephone 028 71351010

Alternatively, you can request via email to: [email protected]

You may also download relevant documentation from www.foylehospice.com.

Your completed application should be returned no later than 12 noon on Wednesday, 25th January 2023 and must include the following:

  1. Application Form
  2. Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Interviews for this position are expected to take place on Friday, 3rd February 2023.

Please visit www.compassionatecommunitiesni.com for more information on the Compassionate Communities project.

Foyle Hospice aims to be an equal opportunities employer.  We welcome applications from anyone irrespective of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, political opinion or race.


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