Community Organisers
In the past few weeks more information has been released by the Government a bout their plans to develop a Community Organising programme. We know now that there will be:

  • Rules for Radicals - Saul Alinskey5,000 Community Organisers.
  • 500 will be full-time ‘Super’ organisers, and receive a bursery for their first year.
  • 4,500 will work part-time and not receive a bursary.
  • They are to be asked to work using a code of conduct/ethics.
  • A national tender is out at present looking to identify an organisation to deliver the 5 year Government supported programme of training.
  • Based on the models of Saul Alinsky and Freire.