Good news, we are on the look out for a new Community Connector to join our team at Lyde Green Community Association.

If you would like to apply then please read through the job specification to see if this is the ideal role for you.


Lyde Green Community Centre 

Community Connector 


Job Advert

Post title: Community Connector

Employed: Lyde Green Community Association CIO (LGCA) Registered Charity no.1172725

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 21 hours per week (core hours plus some flexibility for evening and weekend work to suit community need)

Location: Lyde Green Community Centre, Thistle Close, Emersons Green, Bristol BS16 7GW

Salary range: £23,000 (pro rata), plus pension

Annual leave: 33 days per annum (pro-rata) inc. bank holidays


We are looking for a motivated and experienced community connector to help the development of a sustainable and cohesive community in Lyde Green.  


You will be at the heart of connecting people within the community to both each other and local support services. You will be encouraging local community groups to develop and grow, offering advice and support where required. 


You will be empathic and excellent at listening. You will be able to communicate with a wide range of different stakeholders and build strong relationships.  You should have some community development experience. 


You will be able to work closely with residents, the LGCA team and partners to develop, coordinate and run local activities that builds on local assets and create a community plan.  You will also be responsible for setting up and managing volunteer induction and team structures that allow volunteers to develop and feel supported. 


We’d love to hear from you if you’ve got community development experience and are confident developing and managing volunteers. 


If you want to find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact us via email at or call Laura O’Brien on 07878608018. 

Applications close at: 5pm on 5th December 2021 

Interviews to be held: w/c 13th December 2021 

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please complete an application form and send it to by 5pm on 5th December. CVs will not be accepted.

LGCA Community Connector Job Description – Sept 21 (3)

LGCA Application Form August 2020.docx