Community education co-ordinator | Average UK Salary & Outlook

Community education co-ordinators make sure education, training and recreation courses meet the needs of the local community.

  • Prepare and distribute health education materials, such as reports, bulletins, and visual aids, to address smoking, vaccines, and other public health concerns.  
  • Develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with agencies and organizations interested in public health care.  
  • Maintain databases, mailing lists, telephone networks, and other information
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Community education co-ordinators typically work around 37 to 39 hours per week.

As a Community education co-ordinator you will typically work evenings / weekends.

This occupation tends to be:

  • Social — Social occupations frequently involve working with, communicating with, and teaching people. These occupations often involve helping or providing service to others.
  • Enterprising — Enterprising occupations frequently involve starting up and carrying out projects. These occupations can involve leading people and making
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    * from ONETonline
    Average salary
    41,661 GBP *
    per year
    23,000 GBP
    32,000 GBP
    5+ Experience
    * data taken from the Office of National Statistics (
    Average salary for Community education co-ordinator

    • 46,316 GBP
    • 38,803 GBP
    Average salary for part-time Community education co-ordinator
    Average salary for full-time Community education co-ordinator

    • 22,508 GBP
    • 22,352 GBP
    • 22,978 GBP
    • 41,661 GBP
    • 38,803 GBP
    • 46,316 GBP
    Salary over time for Community education co-ordinator

    Salary for this role has increased over time
    • 37,973 GBP
    • 38,483 GBP
    • 39,040 GBP
    • 39,334 GBP
    • 39,710 GBP
    • 40,268 GBP
    • 41,661 GBP
    • 42,089 GBP
    • 42,500 GBP

    Future outlook for Community education co-ordinators

    Very good outlook
    Balanced outlook
    1% yearly wage growth (on average)

    Community education co-ordinator - Your future job?

    Which qualifications do I need?

    Find out what you need to know in order to become a Community education co-ordinator and the highest average level of education for people in this role.

    In terms of people already doing this job:

    • 62% of people in this role have a Diploma of Higher Education or equivalent
    • 31% of people in this role have a Bachelor's degree
    • 3% of people in this role have GCSEs or equivalent

    You could take a college course, which may help when applying for a trainee job. Courses include:

    • Level 2 and 3 Certificate in Community Development
    • Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Social and Community Work

    Get the right qualification to begin your journey to becoming a Community education co-ordinator

    Social Care / Work

    What soft skills do I need?

    Rise above the competition by brushing up on the 5 most important soft skills you need to become a Community education co-ordinator.
    Active Listening Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times
    Speaking Talking to others to convey information effectively
    Writing Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience
    Learning Strategies Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things
    Active Learning Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making

    What technical skills do I need?

    Technical skills are programmes, softwares and things you need to know in order to be a successful Community education co-ordinator. Check that you know:
    Data base user interface and query software Blackboard; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC WONDER; Microsoft Access
    Graphics or photo imaging software Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop
    Medical software MEDITECH software
    Spreadsheet software Microsoft Excel
    Web page creation and editing software Blogging software; Facebook
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    Social Care / Work

    Things to highlight for your Community education co-ordinator interview

    Integrity Job requires being honest and ethical. Cooperation Job requires being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude. Dependability Job requires being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations. Attention to Detail Job requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks. Concern for Others Job requires being sensitive to others' needs and feelings and being understanding and helpful on the job.

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