DVVA are looking for a passionate and committed individual to support the development of our Community Hubs in Lochee and Whitfield. The Hubs work within the local communities to identify needs and provide or support access to relevant services, working in conjunction with Dundee City Council, Dundee Alcohol and Drugs Partnership and other key stakeholders.
We’re looking for someone to take a lead in role in developing the Hubs, working in partnership with the local communities and relevant stakeholders. You will have knowledge of the local communities and the issues affecting people within these and you’ll be committed to working with the communities to address these issues. You’ll lead the Community Hubs Team and oversee the delivery of Hubs and DVVA objectives, providing line management support, leadership, strategic direction and financial sustainability. Ideally, you’ll have a successful track record in community development and working effectively with partners. A qualification in Community Learning and Development, Social Work or a related area is essential, as is line management experience. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills will ensure that you can connect effectively with a variety of stakeholders and establish networks to support the work of the Hubs.
Subject to a satisfactory PVG and references.
Dundee Volunteer and Voluntary Action strives to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.
The deadline for submitting applications is 12 noon on Monday 4th December 2023.
Interviews will be held on 13th and 14th December.