Community Development Worker – Selby Big Local

Selby is one of 150 areas in England chosen to deliver Big Local – a community led, 10 year Big Lottery funded programme which helps residents create lasting change through an investment of at least £1 million. Selby Big Local puts residents and their community firmly in the driving seat enabling them to identify local needs, take action and make an impact. Selby Big Local is all about delivering in partnership, making the best of local knowledge, skills, ambition and enthusiasm to make Selby an even better place to live. In 2019 Selby Big Local will be embarking on an exciting new project, to develop a community hub in our Big Local area. The Community Development Worker will play a vital role in developing this new community facility, supporting residents to get involved in the design and operation of this community space and ensuring it responds to the issues that residents have identified. Selby Big Local is looking for an experienced, proactive and passionate community development worker with excellent communication and engagement skills, who can develop and support a range of activities and projects that bring the community together to achieve their goals. A full job description and person specification are provided in the application pack.

Location: selby | Organisation: Selby Big Local

Salary: £26,000 p.a | Job type: Part time | Hours: 37 hours a week


Closing date: 07-02-2019

How to apply:
Complete the application form and return by email or post by midday Thursday 7th February 2019. Please note that CVs will not be accepted. Bryony Boyle - Selby Big Local Community House Portholme Road Selby YO8 4QQ

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Community Development