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Jobs within the Cornwall Development Company 

Cornwall Development Company is committed to promoting equality of opportunity in employment and valuing diversity. Our latest job opportunities are advertised in the local and occasionally national media.  They are also posted on the internet. We welcome applications from all backgrounds.

You can also find out about both the temporary and permanent placements which are available through Jobline Staffing.

Please see below for details of current vacancies with Cornwall Development Company. The forms that you will need in order to apply are found at the bottom of this page.


Here at the Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Skills Hub we know that the smartest way to develop a business is to grow its people, giving them the skills they need to help the business thrive. 

But with so many training schemes to choose from finding the right options can be a minefield for business owners. That’s why the Skills Hub’s team of experts are here to help.

Cornwall Development Company is now recruiting for a creative and innovative Communications Specialist to join the team to help ensure that our message is heard by those who need our support. 

The Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Skills Hub is funded by the European Social Fund. 

Communications Specialist

Starting salary £15,550 (FTE £31,100) per annum

Based in Pool, Redruth

18.5 hours per week (0.5 FTE)

Fixed term contract to 30 November 2019 

The Communications Specialist will work with the Growth & Skills Communications Manager to design and deliver innovative and market-leading promotion of the Skills Hub, achieving the highest possible impact across a variety of platforms. 

 The Communications Specialist will:

  • Develop and manage content for the Skills Access Hub website
  • Implement social media activity to raise the consciousness of our offering amongst the Cornish business population 
  • Contribute to the organisation of promotional events 
  • Build relationships, network and positively represent the work of the Skills Hub
  • Develop and publish a range of video case studies articulating the work of the Skills Access Hub

Please review the job description for further details about the role and our ideal candidate. 

Job description: Communications Specialist

Deadline: noon, Thursday 13 December

Interviews: Wednesday 19 December



Cornwall Development Company is currently recruiting for CLLD, an ERDF/ESF funded programme that will deliver investment to the most deprived areas of Cornwall.

CLLD is about local people getting involved to take the lead on activity that provides sustainable economic benefits in areas of Cornwall that have some real problems such as social exclusion or very low levels of employment.  The projects that will be supported will create jobs, develop skills and achieve sustainable economic growth.

It is a new and different way of investing in local areas that focusses on the particular opportunities and challenges that are present for a particular community. 

CLLD Marketing Coordinator

Starting salary £7,766 per annum (FTE £23,945)

12 hours per week (0.3 FTE) 

Fixed-term contract to 30 September 2021

Based in Pool, Redruth

The CLLD Marketing Coordinator will support the CLLD Programme Manager by designing and delivering a communications strategy that maximises the reach and take-up of the CLLD Programme. The post holder will help to ensure effective engagement of partners and stakeholders through the creative and innovative use of a range of communications techniques.

Key aspects of the role include:

  • Designing the overall Programme marketing and communications strategy
  • Creating the brand personality and brand essence
  • Generating relevant and appealing content for the website, PR, print and social media using 
  • Liaising with digital and print media to promote case studies, good news stories and significant news announcements.

Please review the job description for further details about the role and our ideal candidate. 

Job description: CLLD Marketing Coordinator

Deadline: noon, Wednesday 12 December (revised)

Interviews: Wednesday 19 December

The Cornwall CLLD Project is funded by the European Regional Development Fund, European Social Fund and Cornwall Council


The Growth Hub offers a ‘front door’ to business support opportunities to help businesses work smarter. Our friendly team of experts work directly with local businesses to help them to identify and access support in a way that is right for them. We are independent, impartial and totally free. 

So why not join the Growth Hub team and help us to help local businesses grow?

The Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Growth Hub is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund and is an essential element of the Cornwall & Isles of Scilly (C&IOS) Growth Programme. 

0.5 Communication Assistant

Starting salary £9,173.80 per annum (FTE £18,347.60)

Part-time (18.5 hours)

Based in Pool, Redruth 

Fixed-term until 30 September 2021

You will support the Communications Manager to deliver a communications strategy that maximises the reach and take-up of the Growth Hub service. You will use a range of communications techniques to effectively engage partners, stakeholders and users including email, website and social media marketing.

Other tasks will include:

  • contributing to and supporting the generation of appealing content 
  • reviewing and editing content on Growth Hub website 
  • supporting the organisation of Growth Hub events 
  • liaising with external suppliers on the design and production of marketing materials

Job description: 0.5 Communication Assistant

Closing date: Wednesday 2 January 

Interviews: Thursday 10 January 


You will need the following documents to apply for CDC vacancies

  1. Application form part 1
  2. Application form part 2
  3. Equal Opportunities Monitoring form
  4. Guidance notes
  5. Equality of Opportunity Policy
  6. Disability Policy Statement
  7. CDC Values and Behaviours
Completed application forms parts 1 and 2, and an the optional Equal Opportunities Monitoring form, should be returned to before the stated deadline (unless specified otherwise in the given advert).
Alternatively, if you are unable to complete an electronic submission, please post your application forms to: 
Andrew Bellamy, HR Manager, Cornwall Development Company, Bickford House, South Wheal Crofty, Station Road, Pool, Redruth, TR15 3QG, ensuring that they arrive before the deadline.



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