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Community Engagement Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £22,968
  • Dundee
  • Closing 19th August 2019


  • Advertised from 1st August 2019
  • 35 hours per week

Role

Are you interested in working with, and supporting, local communities in Dundee to enable change and create new opportunities to promote and encourage improved health and well-being? Do you have the skills and experience to engage with local people, in local communities to identify needs, gaps in provision of facilities/services, and assist in the development of sustainable initiatives, together with local partners? We aim to improve the health and well-being of local people in Dundee, of all ages and backgrounds, by building their capacity to effect positive change in themselves and their local communities.

We are looking for a Development Officer to join our Community Engagement Team to deliver tangible results creating stronger, more cohesive communities. The successful applicant will be outgoing with a positive outlook and have a good understanding of co-production and using an asset based approach. They will understand community development and have relevant experience of supporting individuals and communities to develop local solutions that respond to local need, whilst addressing the wider programme outcomes.

Application notes

If you have experience in community engagement and capacity building as well as a track record of developing activities/services in the community/third sector, we’d like to hear from you. Go to Volunteer Dundee’s website volunteerdundee.org.uk to download the full job description, person specification and application form.

This post is being re-advertised. The deadline for submitting applications is 12 noon on Monday 19th August 2019. Interviews are expected to be held the week beginning 26th August.

Volunteer Dundee strives to be an equal opportunities employer.


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