Vacancies

Working for CCS

We currently have SEVEN vacancies.

  • Community Advisor
  • Enterprise Advisor x 2 roles
  • Village Agent for Taunton Deane
  • Marketing Officer
  • Home First Agent (SPOC) – x 2 roles

Please see below for details.

CCS (The Community Council for Somerset) is an award-winning, innovative and fast-growing charity. We are passionate local experts, inspiring and enabling positive change for Somerset’s people, places and enterprises.

Our teams work where they are most needed, delivering critical personalised support for individuals and communities. During the COVID-19 emergency, CCS Village & Community Agents have supported over 40,000 people in Somerset, carrying out over 70,000 community support activities.

We will consider part time / job share applications to any of our vacancies

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With visionary leadership and the support of an active Board of Trustees, there has never been a better time to support your community through your work. If you are proactive, enthusiastic, qualified, and passionate about helping others, we would like to hear from you.

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We encourage applications from all backgrounds, communities and industries, and are committed to having a team that is made up of diverse skills, experiences and abilities. We actively encourage BAME, disabled and LGBT+ applicants and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams. We are committed to equality and diversity within our workforce.

TO APPLY FOR ANY ROLE, EMAIL

recruitment@Somersetrcc.org.uk

Phone

01823 331222

Post

CCS, Viney Court, Viney House, Viney Street, Taunton, TA1 3FB

Vacancy

Community Advisor

  • Job Title Community Advisor
  • Salary Up to £27,061 (full-time equivalent)
  • Hours 24 - 35 hours per week
  • Term of contract Initial 12 month fixed term contract (extension subject to funding)
  • Holiday 25 days per year plus Bank Holidays pro rata
  • Other Details We are seeking a community solution-focused, self-motivated individual to be our new Community Advisor to offer professional support and advice to a variety of clients including community groups from ethnically diverse backgrounds, social enterprises and statutory organisations. Please read the job description & person specification carefully. TO APPLY: email recruitment@somersetrcc.org.uk with your CV and a maximum two-page letter outlining your interest in this position and how your experience and skills meet the requirements of the role.
  • Documents
  • Closing Deadline 14/02/2022 12:00 pm
Vacancy

Enterprise Advisor

  • Job Title Enterprise Advisor
  • Salary £24,500 per annum
  • Hours 35 hours per week
  • Term of contract Initial 1 year contract. Possible extension subject to funding
  • Holiday 25 days per year plus bank holidays
  • Other Details We are seeking a person to help micro-enterprises in Somerset - to increase the capacity, variety and sustainability of small caring enterprises (Micro-providers) in Somerset to ensure that people have access to a real choice of local, flexible support and services to improve their lives. Please read the job description & person specification carefully. TO APPLY: email recruitment@somersetrcc.org.uk with your CV and a maximum two-page letter outlining your interest in this position and how your experience and skills meet the requirements of the role.
  • Documents
  • Closing Deadline 14/01/2022 12:00 pm
Vacancy

Home First Community Agent

  • Job Title Home First Community Agent (2 Roles available)
  • Salary £24,939 per annum (f.t.e)
  • Hours 21 hours per week
  • Term of contract 12 Months initially, contract extension subject to funding
  • Holiday 25 days per year plus Bank Holidays
  • Other Details Home First Community Agent - Single Point of Contact (SPOC). To provide help and support to individuals leaving hospital, and remove obstacles to discharge through the Home First pathway using community solutions. 21 hours minimum per week - hours are flexible with a possibility to increase depending on the applicant. Please read the job description & person specification carefully. TO APPLY: email recruitment@somersetrcc.org.uk with your CV and a one-page letter outlining your interest in the role.
  • Documents
  • Closing Deadline 28/01/2022 12:00 pm
Vacancy

Marketing Officer

  • Job Title Marketing Officer
  • Salary £26,000 per annum (FTE), £17,828 actual
  • Hours 24 hours per week
  • Term of contract Initial 1 year contract. Possible extension subject to funding
  • Holiday 25 days per year plus bank holidays pro rata
  • Other Details We need a Marketing Officer to complement our existing team, and to liaise with the Enterprise Agents to develop an appropriate marketing plan for a new Enterprise project, involving all aspects of provision. The enterprise project is focused on increasing the capacity, variety and sustainability of small caring enterprises (Micro-providers) in Somerset to ensure that people have access to a real choice of local, flexible support and services to improve their lives Please read the job description & person specification carefully. TO APPLY: email recruitment@somersetrcc.org.uk with your CV and a maximum two-page letter outlining your interest in this position and how your experience and skills meet the requirements of the role.
  • Documents
  • Closing Deadline 14/01/2022 12:00 pm
Vacancy

Village Agent

  • Job Title Village Agent for Taunton Deane area
  • Salary £21,755 per annum
  • Hours 35 hours per week
  • Term of contract 12 months initially
  • Holiday 25 days plus Bank Holidays
  • Other Details As a Village Agent, you will be working in the community to provide help, support, and solutions for people's health and social care needs. We are looking for a new Agent, to be based in the Taunton and surrounds area. Please read the job description & person specification carefully. TO APPLY: email recruitment@somersetrcc.org.uk with your CV and a one-page letter outlining your interest in the role
  • Documents
  • Closing Deadline 14/01/2022 12:00 pm