Join our team at GRCC as a Community Capacity Builder

Full time position at GRCC

Deadline for applications: 12noon on Friday, 26 August 2022

Interviews are scheduled for Wednesday, 7 September 2022

GRCC is looking for dynamic, engaging and inspiring people to join our Community Development Team!

Are you interested in contemporary issues such as climate change, health and wellbeing, digital inclusion, and volunteering, and looking for an opportunity to grow your skills and experience?

Working with a wide range of people including Parish and Town Councils, VCSE organisations, local people and partners from private and public sector, you will need to be adaptable and organised, an excellent communicator and able to engage and work with communities on developing their projects and ideas.

There are two full time posts (36 hours per week) available at GRCC's offices based in Gloucester but requiring the successful candidates to be 'out and about', one covering Cotswold and Stroud districts and the other in the Forest of Dean and Tewkesbury.  We would consider a job share or a minimum of 4 days.

Post holders will be required to travel to meetings countywide, with some evening and weekend work for which Time Off In Lieu will apply.

The job description and person specification plus application form can be found by clicking the boxes to the right. 

Applications will only be accepted on the GRCC application form and should be submitted by 12noon on Friday, 26 August 2022.  In your application please explain your interest in the post, the difference it would make for you, and why you are ideally suited to the role.  You should also demonstrate how you meet the person specification.

Interviews are scheduled for Wednesday, 7 September 2022

For an informal chat about the role please contact Barbara Piranty, CEO, at or on 01452 528491.

GRCC is an independent, Charitable Company limited by guarantee.  Our mission, "to help build strong, healthy, sustainable communities in Gloucestershire using our knowledge, experience and networks", is at the heart of everything we do.

If you do not hear from us within 3 weeks of the closing date then you will not have been shortlisted for the role.