Paddington Development Trust are seeking a Community Development Worker

The postholder will be employed by Paddington Development Trust, with line management, supervision and support through the Head of Community Programmes. Priorities will be developed in consultation with the Church Street Ward Neighbourhood Forum and Westbourne Neighbourhood Forum Committees. The post is offered as a fixed term 2-year contract. PDT operates a flexible working policy and is willing to explore adaptation of working arrangements to accommodate the needs of its employees, e.g. job share.

Summary of role: 

Community development is core to PDT, and we seek to be at the forefront of good practice in widening and deepening community empowerment and cohesion within our work. In this context the postholder will have lead responsibility for developing and delivering the work of the Church Street and Westbourne and neighbourhood forums and for enabling residents to participate in the development of their local neighbourhood plans.

Community Development Officer - Application Pack

The closing date for return of application is – Tuesday, August 27th 2019. Interviews will be held in the first or second week of September.