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Logo: Hampshire County CouncilSenior Community Engagement Officer HCC5551

Salary Range: 25,080 - 28,226 per annum

Work Location: Ash Lock, Aldershot

Hours per week: 37

Contract Type: Permanent

Interview Date: 12 14 November 2018

Closing Date: 28 October 2018


We are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic person to develop and deliver an extensive programme of community engagement within Wellesley Woodlands. The Woodlands are at the heart of the award-winning Wellesley project that is creating a vibrant new neighbourhood in Aldershot. Working with partners Grainger plc and the Land Trust you will maximise the benefits to local communities of this significant new public greenspace.


You will work with the local community, stakeholders and partners to deliver the vision set out in the Wellesley Woodlands Strategy (2017) meeting its targets on public events, education and volunteer activities. You will undertake detailed consultation work with the local community to increase support, establish priorities and inform the future direction of community engagement.


You will have excellent communication, organisational and IT skills with proven experience of working with a wide range of individuals, organisations and community groups. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, inventive, flexible and able to use their own initiative. Knowledge of the issues affecting urban greenspace will be an advantage


This post will report to the Blackwater Valley Countryside Partnership Manager and work closely with the ranger team. Some evening, weekend and bank holiday work will be required.


You should be able to fulfil both the travel and physical requirements of the role, and hold a current driving licence.


Contact Details for Informal Discussion:

Steve Bailey, BVCP Manager on 01252 331353 

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