Community Development Officer

Community Development OfficerWork for us – Community Development Officer

We are pleased to announce that we are seeking an outstanding individual to join our team as a Community Development Officer.

The main purpose of the job is to engage and work with partners and stakeholder organisations to support the expansion of Derbyshire Community Bank across Derbyshire Dales. This means you will actively engage with communities, build links with local community groups and help raise public awareness of the services offered by the Bank in tackling financial exclusion.

We are looking for someone who is flexible, enthusiastic, and committed to partnership working and engaging with local communities.

Essential requirements:

Exceptional community development experience.

  • Excellent communication skills, being able to communicate effectively with customers, staff, volunteers and stakeholders.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and to deliver against agreed targets.

Hours of work: 21 hours per week including occasional weekend and evenings

Salary: £21,000 pro rata

Duration: Temporary for 2 years

Holidays: 22 days + bank holidays

Pension: 3% Employer contribution

Base: Negotiable in Derby or Derbyshire Dales

How to apply: Email your CV with a written statement outlining how you meet the requirements outlined in the person specification to

Closing date: 09:00 on Monday 20th February 2017

JOB DESCRIPTION Community Development Officer

PERSON SPECIFICATION Community Development Officer