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CFO IS RECRUITING – come and work in community development!


28hrs p/w – £22,400 (£28,000 FTE) per annum – 9-month contract

This is a 9-month project designed to support particular community groups and organisations which have been awarded funds through the Supporting Communities Through COVID-19 fund and also offer support to non-funded groups undertaking relevant activity, as part of Oxfordshire County Council’s Contain Outbreak Management Fund (COMF).


The closing date for applications is 8pm on 23 April 2021. Interviews will be held during the week of 26 April.

The Community Development Programme Officer will proactively offer a range of ongoing support for funded (and non-funded groups) to ensure that projects are able to achieve their aims and communities emerge stronger, with sustainable solutions to the challenges they face. The Officer will help identify outstanding needs and develop solutions accordingly.

The 9-month project sits jointly with Community First Oxfordshire (CFO) and Oxfordshire Community and Voluntary Action. The Programme Officer will utilize the range of community infrastructure and training support services, which can be tapped in to by groups and organisations.

Applications should be made on the separate:


Please send your application to Emily Lewis-Edwards at: [email protected]. Or send to Community First Oxfordshire, Worton Park Farm, Worton, Witney, OX29 4SU.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Emily (email above or phone 01865 883488)


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