Link Up Development Worker

  • Full time
  • £21,330 – £23,700
  • Whitfield, Dundee
  • Closing 1st March 2021

  • Advertised from 11th February 2021
  • 35 hours per week, fixed-term to 31 March 2022


Are you someone who wants to be instrumental in delivering lasting social change for communities? Do you believe the ingredients for that change already lie in our communities in the shape of the passions, strengths, skills, knowledge and interests of local people? If you do, and have the self-belief to enable this change whatever the barriers, we would love to hear from you.

We are looking for a new Development Worker to join our Link Up project in Whitfield, Dundee. Reporting to the North East Project Manager, you will use your community development experience to engage and work with local residents, harnessing their capacity and empowering them to take forward activities of their choice (e.g., gardening, cooking, arts, crafts, sports, music) in a sustainable way and on their terms.

Application notes

If you think you could drive forward this area of work and want to make a difference for the community in Whitfield, download the documents below or visit our websitefor more information and to download an application form.

The successful candidate will be subject to a PVG check.

The deadline for submitting applications is 12 noon on Monday 1 March.

Interviews are expected to be held w/c 8 March.

Dundee Volunteer and Voluntary Action strives to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.