Community Events Assistant Carluke Development Trust

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Organisation information

Carluke Development Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC029002

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Aims & objectives

Formed by local people in 1999, Carluke Development Trust [CDT] is a charity serving the residents within the Parish of Carluke. It is part of a nationwide movement of local communities who want to build on their strengths and create opportunities for a successful and sustainable place. In 2012, following a series of meetings and discussions with other bodies within the town and within the board of the Trust, we developed our Strategic Vision based on four key principles, which will guide our work over a five year period. The four key principles are: • A thriving local economy • Quality public spaces • A greener place • A sustainable organisation
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Time of attendance
Monday to Friday (5 Hours per Day)
No of references
Hours (per week)
Shift patterns to be decided but between 09.00am and 4.00pm.
Salary (£/hr)
£9.00 per hour

Job description

The postholder will be able to access in a safe and supportive environment several areas of community engagement and participation including:

Engaging with Carluke communities, Supporting these communities to identify what services, events and/or activities should be provided/delivered in Carluke

Linking existing events and activities to the communities to enable them to be more active in community engagement and participation

Recording communities views and with the CDT Development Manager create a community led activities and events calendar

Ensuring local news media and online are

Person specification

You will be organised and capable of working to timescales and deadlines. Good IT knowledge across all Microsoft Office packages with a particular skill in using Microsoft Publisher (although training will be provided).Good communication skills. A passion for engaging with and supporting Carluke's communities to become more engaged and participate in activities.

PVG/disclosure requirements

Required - can start subject to a successful Disclosure/PVG scheme membership