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Communications and Community Builder – with Pershore Plus Volunteer Centre

Do you enjoy collaborating with people and are you looking for a role where you can make a positive difference, work creatively, learn, and do something different every day?

Pershore Plus Volunteer Centre are working in partnership with Wychavon District Council to recruit a Communications and Community Builder to work in and around Pershore and the surrounding villages.

The contract is for an initial 18-month term

Hours: 30 per week

Salary: £18,985.20 (FTE £23731.50)

The initial focus of the Community Builder role is to research and establish a deep understanding of the area, collaborating with local residents and existing organisations to uncover the key community assets and skills of local residents.

The role involves ‘Supporting and encouraging residents to be active in their local community and helping them to take the lead on topics that are important to them.’

Confident at all levels and ‘have an interest in community led projects and services.

As part of the role we also want someone to help showcase the work to the community and play a lead role in our communications. This means we can share community stories, local information, and the work of our organisation to inspire others to get involved.

You will have the skills to create graphics, infographics, videos, and posters and also be competent at event organisation.

The successful applicant will be motivated, flexible in working hours, and a real people-person. Access to a vehicle to get around the area is desirable for which expenses will be paid.

The role is based within the team at Pershore Plus Volunteer Centre, and there will be significant cooperation and collaboration with Wychavon District Council Communities team and with other statutory, voluntary, and local organisations. This is an exciting new role with potential to make a significant long-lasting impact in the Pershore and south – Wychavon neighbourhoods and communities.

Read more here : Communication and Community Builder job with Pershore and District Volunteer Centre operating as Pershore Plus Volunteer Centre