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Barton Road Community Centre Community Co-ordinator Vacancy

A community co-ordinator is required at the Barton Road Community Centre, Lancaster LA1 4ER. The Centre is owned by Lancashire County Council, but the day-to-day running of the centre is the responsibility of the Barton Road Centre Charity. With the exception of the Community Co-ordinator the Centre is staffed by volunteers. The post is for 20 hours per week. The salary is in the range £26,421 – £28,770 pro rata (NJC Scale points 12 – 17) (£13.69 – £14.91 per hour). The contract is across 52 weeks per year and includes occasional out of hours and weekend work.

Please send your letter of application setting out how you meet the criteria to The Trustees at the above address or by email to by 5:00pm on Friday 2nd February 2024. Interviews will be held on Friday 9th February 2024. Applications are invited from those wishing to undertake the full post and those wishing to job share.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss your application, please call Janine Bebbington on 01524 65622.

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Community Cafe

If you would like to come and join us through the days and you are not coming as part of a group, you are very welcome to come and use our community cafe – open Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10:00 – 4:00 and Thursdays 12:00 – 4:00.  Our cakes are all home-baked and word has it that our Rocky Road is world-beating.

Food Drop Off

We are still taking food donations for the Food Bank.  Please drop your donations of at the Centre on Tuesday and Thursdays 10:00 – 1:00 (when you can also buy cake!).

See you soon!

The Toucan Project – Food Donation One Street at a Time

You’ve heard of pyramid selling?  Well at Barton Road Centre, our Toucan Project is all about pyramid giving.

It’s catching on street-by-street across South Lancaster.  Watch our Toucan Information Film film to find out how you can get involved.  And join the Toucan flock!

Donate now to Barton Road Centre!

Give by text:

You can give quickly and easily by text message.  If you already belong to a group at Barton Road Centre it’s as easy as paying your weekly sub!

To donate £5 text BARTONROAD 5 to 70085 Texts cost £5 plus one standard rate message

To donate £10 text BARTONROAD 10 to 70085 Texts cost £10 plus one standard rate message

To donate £20 text BARTONROAD 20 to 70085 Texts cost £20 plus one standard rate message