Sunderland BME Network is seeking to engage enthusiastic and proactive Outreach Workers within the BME community in Sunderland.


The successful applicant/s will work with colleagues and partners to:

  • Increase access to information, services and facilities
  • Reduce Health Inequalities and Improve health and personal wellbeing in BME Families
  • Encourage and widen access to Community Groups in the East Area of Sunderland
  • Raise awareness of the many cultures within the City

Applicants must be able to communicate in more than one language and have excellent IT skills. They should be empathetic and have accomplished organisational skills as well as an understanding of the day to day challenges facing BME communities in Sunderland.

SALARY – £10.50 per hour (6 to 10 Hours per week over 18 Months)

Your fully completed application form needs to be returned to the address shown on the form by the closing date of 13th October 2017 at 5.00pm. CV’s will not be accepted for this vacancy. Applications received after this date and time will not be considered.

Please download ALL of the following four documents for your application.

BME Outreach Worker Advertisement (PDF format)

Outreach Worker Job Description (Word format)

SBMEN Application Form (Word format)

BME Monitoring Document draft (Word format)

The above four documents are available in one compressed file which you can download using the following link.

Outreach worker application pack – October 2017 (compressed format)