CLOSED: Community Development Worker


If you love bringing people together and working with their strengths, then this is the role for you.

You will support greater resilience, connection, community action and influence by working alongside residents, organisations and groups in Southmead to draw out, ignite and amplify their skills, interests, energy and strengths.

Working with colleagues across the Trust, you will help to ensure that residents are able to access digital resources and support to achieve their own community or enterprise ambitions.

Location: Greenway Centre and Southmead Adventure Playground, Bristol, BS10

Salary: £23,231 – 25,210 pro rata

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Part time 3-4 days per week including some evenings and weekends as required

Holiday: 33 days annual leave pro rata (inclusive of Bank Holidays), with an additional day per year of service (capped)

Benefits: Occupational pension, free membership to Greenway Gym and classes

Contact: For further information or to arrange an informal chat contact Lucille Smith (this is encouraged) on 0117 950 3335, or email:

How to apply: Please email a completed application form to (CVs will not be accepted)

Deadline:   09:00am Wednesday 3rd August.  Interviews are likely to be on Wednesday 10th August.

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We are committed to building a staff team which represents the diverse community we work in. We encourage and welcome applications from all backgrounds.

Southmead Development Trust is a Disability Confident employer.

Please tell us if there are any reasonable adjustments you’d like us to make when you attend for interview or start work with us.