We’re Hiring: Youth Worker/Outreach (Sound Waves Project)

Big Local Impact serves the people of North Brixton and neighbouring areas. Our main priority is to make North Brixton a safe and better place in which to live. We have been funded to do this work during this pandemic and now need a youth worker to facilitate the delivery of the project. As a youth worker, you will work directly with children and young people, helping them t...

We’re Hiring: Youth Worker/Outreach (Learn to Lead Project)

Big Local Impact serves the people of North Brixton and neighbouring areas. Our main priority is to make North Brixton a safe and better place in which to live. We have been funded to do this work during this pandemic and now need a self-employed arts curator, to facilitate the delivery of the project. As a curator, you will be in charge of identifying young and struggling art...

We’re Hiring: IT Support Technician (Sound Waves Project)

Role description: IT support technician will provide assistance to our new computer users by installing software, training and answering questions, resolving technical problems and ensuring that software and computer equipment are in working condition. There will be a need to work with beginners in IT use and transitioning users from other digital gadgets, including mobile p...

Vassall & Coldharbour COVID-19 Emergency Response Consortium: What Is Most Pressing During Lockdown?

Big Local Impact is a member of Vassall & Coldharbour Covid-19 Emergency Response Consortium. The local grassroots organisations had their first meeting since we went into a second national lockdown. It was an opportunity to explain what they were up to and what the groups saw as the most pressing needs. The latest restrictions have compounded an already difficult...

Sound Waves: Mothers of children lost to gun and knife crime speak with Assist Trauma Care

[embed]https://youtu.be/4lsWCzbF7Sw[/embed] The loss of a child is devastating and indescribable. Rather than trying to forget, one coping solution could be helping parents to remember their children without the trauma. This was one of the many ideas explored during the workshop run by Sound Waves – a Big Local Impact project. Sound Waves is run by mothers who have t...