Job Opportunity: Community Building Coordinator at Torbay Community Development Trust (application deadline: 5pm on Monday 24th October 2022)

Torbay Community Development Trust is currently seeking to recruit a Community Building Coordinator (scroll down to the foot of the page to the section headed “Job Opportunities”) for 3.5 days per week. Please forward details to anyone in your network/s who may be interested in finding out more or applying. The deadline for applications is 5pm on Monday 24th October 2022. Many thanks to Robin Causley, Community Funding Advisor with the Trust, for sending in details. (The Trust is also seeking staff for the Torbay Community Helpline. Details are on the same page as the vacancy for the Community Building Coordinator, although the deadline for applications is a few days earlier at 5pm on Wednesday 19th October 2022.)  

The advertisement for the post of Community Building Coordinator reads:

Job Opportunity: Community Building Coordinator – 3.5 days per week

Interested in helping to build thriving neighbourhoods in Torbay

“After 7 years of successful Community Building the Torbay Community Development Trust is developing its team for the future. We are seeking a Community Building Lead Coordinator who will manage the day-to-day running of the team and, along with our 16 community builders and the residents of Torbay, build and deliver the team’s strategy for the future.

“We are looking for someone who has extensive experience in asset-based community development and supporting people to their full potential. Someone with good communication and organisational skills.  Someone who is confident, resourceful, courageous, warm and with a sense of humour.

o Salary: £33,000 per annum (pro-rata, i.e. take home £23,100)
o Deadline for applications: Monday 24th October 2022 at 5pm.  

“For more information please download an application pack and person specification and job description from the Torbay Community Development Trust website (scroll down to the section headed “Job Opportunities”).

“To find out more about the role please call Tracey 07786 8727681 or email

“Please email completed applications to

Please note that, unfortunately, we are unable to notify applicants who are not shortlisted for an interview.”