Location: Birmingham and Shropshire
Posted: 1 month ago
Closes: 13 January, 2019
Contract: Full Time

Head of Community Development

Be part of a bold new future

Creating and sustaining communities where people can thrive isn’t a pipedream. At Bournville Village Trust it is our mission. We are inspired by our legacy but not afraid to be bold and innovative and try new things to meet the needs of people today and in the future. It’s a powerful combination. If you would like to play your part in our inspiring mission, we now have an opportunity to join us as Head of Community Development.

An interesting and hugely rewarding role, you will lead our community services in Birmingham and Shropshire with the overarching aim of building strong and inclusive communities where people are championed.

Your varied remit will include:

  • Community participation and civic engagement
  • Customer involvement
  • Community planning and organising
  • Volunteering
  • Community assets
  • Targeted support for specific groups, like older and younger people.

Effective leadership skills will be vital to this role as will being able to live our values of partnership, fairness, quality, integrity and innovation through your own actions and those of your team.

We offer excellent employment conditions and benefits including occupational pension scheme, flexible working, employee discount scheme and healthcare cash plan.

For an informal chat, please email Helen Harvey, Director of People & Performance – helenharvey@bvt.org.uk

For further information please visit https://www.bvt.org.uk/vacancies/head-of-community-development/

NO CV’s – No Agencies

CLOSING DATE:  09:00 Monday 13 January 2020

We are committed to achieving equality and fairness in serving our diverse communities.