Halifax, West Yorkshire
£17,419 - £22,658 per year
Permanent, Part-time, 28 hours a week
Job description
This organisation supports anonymous recruitment. That means hiding your personal identifying information, removing bias from the hiring process.


This post will work as part of the Membership and Communications team. The team supports all areas of VAC’s service delivery and works closely with the voluntary and community sector (VCS) to ensure:

  • the work of VAC remains visible and accessible to a wide range of partners and key stakeholders.
  • the VCS have access to high quality information which supports engagement with members and capacity builds the local VCS, enabling them to carry out their own objectives effectively.
  • high quality content for web platforms, social media and other forms of communication across all of our work providing a range of information to support and develop opportunities for VAC, the VCS and wider system/borough wide partners.

The purpose of this post is to support and deliver a range of functions within the team, including the implementation of VAC’s Communications and VCS/Membership engagement plans.

Reporting to the Head of Membership & Communications, you will also work as part of an integrated team within VAC, supporting project communications functions where necessary. You will be expected to work in a responsive and enabling way to deal with matters relating to communications, maintenance and growth of VAC’s membership and work proactively with a range of diverse groups and partners to promote the visibility and role of the Voluntary and Community Sector.

The closing date for applications is Monday 22nd November (midnight). To apply for the role, please submit your CV and supporting statement (no longer than 2 sides of A4 Arial 12 font) describing how you meet the requirements within the Job description and Person Specification (using examples to demonstrate your skills, knowledge, experience and key characteristics) and apply via our Charity Job Listing.

NOTE: If a supporting statement is not submitted as part of the application it will not be shortlisted.

If shortlisted for interview, you will be sent a pre employment form to complete and send back.

Deadline for submission of applications is Monday 22nd November 2021.
Interview date is Tuesday 30th November 2021.

Unfortunately, we are unable to give feedback to applicants not shortlisted for interviews.
We do provide feedback upon request to candidates interviewed.

More about VAC

VAC has been supporting the Calderdale Voluntary and Community Sector  (VCS) since 2000.  Known for continuously developing and deliv... Read more

Posted on: 02 November 2021
Closed date: 02 December 2021
Tags: Admin, Communications, PR

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