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Community Co-ordinator (maternity cover)

  • Full time or Part time
  • £21,740 – £26,914
  • Castlehill, Dumbarton
  • Closing 17th May 2019

  • Advertised from 26th April 2019
  • Salary dependent on experience. Full-time post (will consider part-time)


Are you passionate about supporting people to develop their voice, skills, confidence and ideas? Do you have a background in community development? Are you keen to work alongside the community in Castlehill, Dunbarton?

If the answer is yes, then Corra Foundation’s People in Place team wants to hear from you now as our local co-ordinator will soon be going on maternity leave.

Community Co-ordinators work to build trusting relationships with the local people, key partners and stakeholders to facilitate, identify and help develop ideas for long lasting community owned change.

If you have previous experience of working in and with a community or managing a local community group, or project on a paid or voluntary basis, this could be the role for you!

Can you demonstrate an ability to form positive working relationships with a range of individuals and groups? Have you provided support and managed volunteers?

We need someone with energy and enthusiasm, who has an ability to work flexibly within the community, is self-motivated and able to work both independently and as part of a team.

The People in Place programme ‘getting alongside communities’ is currently working in 9 communities across Scotland. We are looking for one full time postholder in Castlehill, 35 hours per week.

Corra Foundation is committed to being a great place to work. Flexible working and part-time requests will be considered. The role includes regular travel across East Renfrewshire re as well as some travel across Scotland. The post is subject to PVG Scheme registration.

For an informal chat about the post please contact Gordon McLean, National Co-ordinator, 07808 314 671 or 0131 4444045

Application notes

For further information about Corra Foundation, People in Place and to download the job application pack please visit our website: or contact us: / 0131 444 4020

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on the 17 May 2019. Applicants may wish to note that interviews will be held on 5 June 2019 in Castlehill, Dumbarton with the exact date/time to be notified to short-listed applicants nearer the time.

Please email your application to

Corra Foundation

Riverside House, 502 Gorgie Road Edinburgh EH11 3AF

e: t: 0131 444 4020

(The) Corra Foundation is a charity registered in Scotland (No SC009481) and is also a company limited by guarantee (No SC096068). Fortify Social Enterprise CIC is a community interest company registered in Scotland and is also a company limited by guarantee (No SC507457). (The) Corra Foundation was previously called Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland.