Community Development post

Newcastle Cricket Club is supporting a pilot scheme with partners Jesmond Community Forum and Newcastle CVS, to host a Community Development Worker for South Jesmond.

Recruitment has now closed and the appointment is expected to be made by the end of September. Funding is available for the 12 months trial and it is the intention of the partners to raise additional funds to extend for at least a further six months.

Full details are available here.

The Community Development Worker’s role will be to work with voluntary and community groups in the ward, building on existing strengths and developing new projects to achieve benefits that improve the quality of life for people living in South Jesmond.