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Community Builder Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £22,710
  • Kirkintilloch
  • Closing 24th January 2020

  • Advertised from 11th November 2019
  • 35 hours per week


An exciting opportunity has arisen within East Dunbartonshire Voluntary Action (EDVA) for a Community Builder Development Officer

The Community Builder will work with local people and communities in East Dunbartonshire and support them to develop viable and sustainable local groups to make a positive impact in their communities and empower local people as well as working with existing groups and organisations to assist with their development and progress.

In addition, the Community Builder will develop a programme of activity with local community councils that will help them increase capacity and activity.

The Community Builder will also ensure that the voluntary sector and community groups are involved in community planning and engage with the local community planning partnership to ensure the sector is actively included and represented in the work of the partnership.

The role will operate through partnership principles and support the delivery of public health approaches that build capacity and improves the quality of life in local areas.

This post will work as part of a team of Development Officers in EDVA whose expertise in volunteering, the social economy, local planning partnerships and social care will add value to the post. The post will contribute to a thriving, vibrant and sustainable community led voluntary sector in East Dunbartonshire.

Application notes

The deadline for applications is 24th January 2020.

To find out more please download the attached Information Pack.

Completed Applications Forms MUST be emailed to or posted to:

TSI Manager,

East Dunbartonshire Voluntary Action,

Unit 5, 18 Townhead, Kirkintilloch, G66 1NL

Previous candidates need not apply.