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Community Development Officer - Community First

Hours: 25 hours per week, (flexible working basis, including occasional evening and weekends)

Salary: £17,598.63        

Location: Community First offices in Hopton Park, Devizes and some home working

Supervisor: Head of Community and Partnership Development


Community First

Community First is a dynamic charity committed to supporting communities across Wiltshire and Swindon. Our team goes the extra mile to create brighter futures for those living and working in the county. Putting people first is at the heart of everything we do.

The Role

We are now looking for a dynamic self-starter to provide a quality advice and support service to the Countywide network of Link Schemes, Village Halls and Community Buildings. Experience in supporting community groups and good partnership skills will be of benefit.

We are looking for an individual with a caring and patient nature, committed to making the lives of others better.


Due to the nature of the work, you will be required to undertake a satisfactory DBS check.

Please contact us if you would like a hard copy application form, or if you require any assistance in applying for this post.                

Please send completed application forms to Nicky Theobald, Premises and Business Support Manager at The application form can be found on our website at:

If you would like to find out more about this position, please contact Harry Tipple, Head of Community and Partnership Development on 01380 732824 or

Closing date:  Midday 19th April 2024

Interview date: 25th April 2024

Community First is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No. 288117.