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JOB VACANCY - Community Development Manager in Plymouth, 12 month appointment

Aug 8, 2017

Community Development Manager
 

  • ​​The role is initially for 12 months at £22-25k per annum. 
     
  • Full time - 37 hours a week, open to a job share arrangement
  • Deadline Friday 1st September at 5pm

  • Job ref - WBL-CDM​

Applicants are invited to apply for this exciting role; we are looking for the right candidate who is multi-disciplined with excellent experience of developing and managing community projects and is able to support the Whitleigh Big Local Partnership achieve their outcomes.

The Big Local outcomes are:

1. Communities will be better able to identify local needs and take action in response to them.
2. People will build their skills and confidence, so that they can continue to identify and respond
to needs in the future.
3. The community will make a difference to the needs it prioritises.
4. People will feel that their area is an even better place to live.

You will have excellent verbal and written communication, organisational and interpersonal skills.

Experience of 'grass-roots' community development and the confidence to develop new ideas for the benefit of Whitleigh. 

This is a new role and it will develop with the support of Whitleigh Big Local Partnership.


The role holder will be employed by Plymouth VCSE, a charity that supports the voluntary and community sector in Plymouth, who  will also provide supervision support.  The successful candidate will work with the Whitleigh Big Local Partnership to help them achieve their aims.  
 
Interview date:

Tuesday 14th September - time and location to be confirmed at a later date.
 
For further information, visit the Iridescent Ideas website.