Join our Team! Development Officer - Closing 8th July 2022

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Why not join the Team at CAN?

Development Officer

  • Hours: Full time (37 hours per week). Some evening / weekend work might be required.
  • Location: Dereham
  • Salary: £24,371.86

The Development Officer will work as part of the Community Development Team and provide some support for our existing projects including Social Isolation and Loneliness, Big Energy Savings Network, and Good Neighbour Scheme Network.  This will rely on working closely with colleagues and partners to help more broadly address a range of issues.  The role will include: 

  • Supporting a range of community initiatives and charities to develop and achieve their goals. This can include funding, project development, governance and engagement advice.
  • Developing outreach activities and events
  • Helping to establish specific initiatives to meet local needs and fill gaps in community provision from Good Neighbours schemes to community transport or luncheon clubs.
  • Organising and delivering energy and fuel poverty advice to consumers and frontline staff, attending events and supporting information and advice sessions where necessary (Training provided).
  • Providing support for and liaison with district authorities and other partners

How to apply

Please send us:

  • A supporting statement (No more than 2 pages of A4 with a minimum of size 11 Arial) responding to the core competencies of the role and how you think you meet these (see the Job Description below).
  • A comprehensive CV (please address any gaps in employment or education history).
  • An equal opportunities monitoring form. (click here).

Deadline: 5pm on  Friday 8th July 2022