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Women’ Community Development Worker

35 hours per week - Salary: £27,000 per annum plus expenses, Fixed Term 1 year (secondment would be considered)

Active Communities in partnership with The Robertson Trust wishes to appoint a Women’s Community Development Officer to support the development of a community-led Women Centre in Renfrewshire that will meet the needs and aspirations of all women, girls and families.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Active Communities Team. We are seeking a self-motivated and enthusiastic individual with extensive experience of community development and the ability to collaborate effectively with a range of partners.

The role will involve:

  • creating local interest, building relationships and engaging with the local community in establishing a community hub for women and girls
  • working with others in designing a plan for a women’s community hub

The successful candidate should have experience of working in community development and should be able to demonstrate:

  • An effective team player who can cope with a diverse workload, changing circumstances and the ability to work unsupervised using their own initiative.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and flexible attitude to tasks

Closing date: Friday 12th May 5.00pm

Interviews: 30th May 2017

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