Job Opportunity: Community Development Worker

Employer: Caldmore Village Festival Group

Job Title: Community Development Worker

Contract Type: Fixed 3 Year Full Time (Job Share will be considered)

Start Date: June 2017 (subject to reference checks)

Salary: £27,000 p.a. rising to £29,000 (pro rata) plus employer contribution pension

Closing Date For Applications: Noon on 27th April 2017

Interviews to take place on Saturday 6th May 2017

Caldmore Village Festival Group (CVFG) is seeking to appoint a dynamic Community Development Worker. This is a fantastic opportunity to join CVFG at an exciting time. You will be a motivated self starter who is able to use initiative and have a flexible approach to community engagement.

Key roles include:

  • Promote and sustain the work of Caldmore Community Garden and House (CCGH) through identification of funding opportunities, writing of bids, delivery of projects and events.
  • Ensure that CCGH responds to the needs of the community
  • Develop strong links with community, faith and business groups along with other key partners and with the local authority
  • Raise the profile of CCGH

You will:

  • Have previous experience in a challenging community orientated role.
  • Manage staff and workers in relation to projects
  • Have flexible working
  • Report to CVFG Management Committee

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS.

Job Description and Person Specification

Please send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are suitable to be considered for the role to:

All candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted by Wednesday 3rd May.


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