Forres Area Community Trust

Forres Area Community Trust website is currently being redeveloped.
To contact us please email info@forresarea.org or call 01309 674388.

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About

Forres Area Community Trust is a development trust with long term plans to make the Forres area a better place to live, work and visit. Formed in September 2011 to benefit the community of the Forres Academy catchment area, the organisation is led an managed by a volunteer board of 9 local people.

Current Projects

Local Development - Led by Development Officer Debbie Herron, current projects include a Community Asset Transfer of Forres Town Hall, progressing the Skatepark initiative and helping develop the town centre and tourism offering through local action groups.

Forres Online - Led by Project Coordinator Samantha Fraser, Forres Online offers free help to use internet services and digital devices. Drop in sessions run Tuesday & Thursday 2-4pm and Friday 10-12pm at our office on 1 Leask Road, Forres.

Older Person's Support - Led by Project Coordinator Kirsty Williams, the Older Person's project is currently setting up a new Befriending Service for the Forres area and will soon be releasing an updated version of the Forres Area Older Person's Directory.

Membership

We invite and encourage you to become a member of Forres Area Community Trust to contribute your ideas and efforts to the positive future of our wonderful town and area. Download a membership form here: Forres Area Community Trust Application Form

Vacancies

We currently have vacancies for the following positions:

Community Development Worker

  • £12,500 per annum, 18 hours per week
  • 3 years fixed term, extension subject to funding
  • Closing date Monday 28th August
  • Interviews Monday 11th September
  • Community Development Worker - Job Specification
  • Community Development Worker - Application Form
  • Please complete all sections on the application form, sign and return with a covering letter and any additional documents / information to Debbie Herron no later than Monday 28th August 2017, 12pm

    Digital Project Tutor

  • £9,165 per annum, 15 hours per week
  • 1 year fixed term, extension subject to funding
  • Closing date Monday 28th August
  • Interview date to be confirmed
  • Digital Project Tutor - Job Specification
  • Digital Project Tutor - Application Form
  • Please complete all sections on the Application form, sign and return with a covering letter and any additional documents / information to Samantha Fraser no later than Monday 28th August 2017, 12pm