Preston Community Network are looking to recruit a
Development & Communications Officer
30 HOURS per week – Actual Salary £19500 per annum
Funded by the National Lottery through The National Lottery Community Fund
until April 2023
Act as main contact for the network.
Develop and maintain a VCFS Network of member organisations and
disseminate relevant information across the network as required including
signpost member organisations to other support available.
Consult with member organisations and co-ordinate formal and informal training
for groups and individuals to support organisational development and capacity
building e.g. governance, digital skills, financial skills, explore funding options, bid
writing, managing contracts.
Facilitate quarterly networking events for member organisations and support
local community events.
Work with VCFS organisations to understand the priorities and needs of the
communities in which they are working and support them to address these
Identify opportunities for strategic VCFS involvement at local and regional levels.
Create publications and lead on ensuring effective distribution, facilitating profile
raising campaigns and liaise with local media to raise the profile of the network.
Support the creation of a new, modern looking, accessible website for the
network, lead on the launch, create editorial content and ensure the website is
Lead on the positive promotion of the network by creating social media platforms,
create editorial content and post regular updates and create a new modern
Any other duties to aid the development of the network which may arise.
Application forms can be requested by emailing [email protected] or
writing to Preston Community Network, c/o I-Cann, Howick House, Howick
Park Avenue, Penwortham, Preston, PR1 0LS.
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ON THE PCN APPLICATION
FORM – CVs WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS – 5PM WEDNESDAY 18 TH
MARCH 2020. INTERVIEWS WILL BE HELD WEEK COMMENCING
30th MARCH 2020