Talk to Me Hear My Voice, Hear My Safeguarding Story: Project Coordinator


Application closing date: 18th March 12 noon


Advonet and the Leeds Safeguarding Adults Board (LSAB) are running a project, asking for citizens of Leeds to share their stories about safeguarding. The aim is to help make safeguarding adults better based on what participants have said.

We’re looking for a self-motivated, empathic and inspirational individual who will steer the project to success by:


  • Creatively promoting this feedback opportunity and eliciting contribution
  • Coordinating a pool of sessional interviewers
  • Engaging citizens as both contributors to the projects and editors of it
  • Facilitating a monthly Citizens’ panel to support the project
  • Liaising with our partners at the LSAB about the project’s progress
  • Forging links with diverse communities, interested citizens and other organisations to raise awareness of the project
  • Co-productively analysing the information which is collected and using it to produce regular reports for a range of audiences


You will have a passion for empowerment, and a commitment to continual improvement



30 hours a month plus the potential for overtime – monthly pattern of use of hours to be agreed with you alongside the delivery plan.


Salary £25,502 pro rata

Interview date: Tuesday 24th March 2020

Fixed Term Post This is a fixed term post due to end on 31st October 2021

Closing date Wednesday 18th March, 12 noon

How to apply: Contact Philip Bramson on 0113 244 0606 for a discussion or complete a job application form

Posted in Jobs on Feb 27, 2020

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The Community Matters vision is to provide a sustainable and effective "hub" of learning, support, advice and guidance, enabling local communities and organisations to grow and achieve through the provision of a high quality service.

We do this in a number of ways through our various projects which at the moment concentrate on working with children, young people and families. But not exclusively. We are able to provide training, learning opportunities and business related advice, guidance and information to individuals and organisations.