Vacancies

Working for CCS

We currently have three vacancies.

  • Community Agent – Sedgemoor
  • Village Agent – West Somerset
  • Village Agent – South Somerset

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 LGBTQ+ applicants and value the positive impact that difference has on our teams. We are committed to equality and diversity within our workforce.

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Phone

01823 331222

Post

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

Vacancy

Community Agent – Sedgemoor

  • Salary £24,038 per annum
  • Hours 35 hours per week - some evening and weekend work may be required
  • Term of contract Initial 1 year contract. Possible extension subject to funding
  • Holiday 25 days per year plus bank holidays
  • Other Details As a Community Agent, you will provide help and support to people, primarily from Adult Social Care (ASC) referrals, bridging the gap between the local community and statutory or voluntary organisations. 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 07/11/2022 12:00 pm
APPLY NOW
Vacancy

Village Agent – South Somerset

  • Salary £21,755 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 To provide help, support, and solutions for the health and social care needs of members of the community, through engagement with local neighbourhood, statutory and voluntary organisations. 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 25/10/2022 12:00 pm
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Vacancy

Village Agent – West Somerset

  • Salary £21,755 per annum
  • Hours 35 hours per week. Some evening and weekend work may be required
  • Term of contract Initial 1 year contract. Possible extension subject to funding
  • Holiday 25 days per year plus bank holidays
  • Other Details To provide help, support, and solutions for the health and social care needs of members of the community, through engagement with local neighbourhood, statutory and voluntary organisations. TO APPLY: click the Apply Now button for our online application form. You can attach your CV and a maximum two-page letter or complete all the details using our form without the need to upload documents. Please include in your letter outlining your interest in this position and how your experience and skills meet the requirements of the role.
  • Documents
  • Closing Deadline 25/10/2022 12:00 pm
APPLY NOW