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Job Vacancy: Community Ranger

Job Vacancy: Community Ranger

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 15:00 by DTC Comms

Daventry Town Council is seeking a Community Ranger.

Job Title: Community Ranger

Reporting to: Chief Officer

Place of Work: 3 New Street, Daventry, NN11 4BT

Salary Scale: £19,554 - £23,836 pro-rata

Hours: 37 hours per week (to include Tuesday, Friday and Saturday.

Job Purpose:

To work as part of a team within the local community to forge community links and establish relationships to improve the area and quality of life. More »

To act as a signpost to other agencies and council services and monitor progress of referrals.

To act as an ambassador of the local area, involve the community and develop it's capacity to take action and promote responsibility for improving neighbourhoods.

Notes:

The post holder will be expected to carry out foot patrols for at least 80% of the programmed time in accordance with a schedule, which will include out of hours working on evenings and weekends, in all weathers.

The post holder will be required to undergo training in order to become an accredited person for the purposes of the Police Reform act 2002. An enhanced DBS check will be undertaken through the Police for this purpose. Attendance to meetings and events involves occasional evening and weekend work for which single time off in lieu can be taken.

For an application pack, please email: chiefofficer@daventrytowncouncil.gov.uk » Less

Magic Lantern Parade

Magic Lantern Parade

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 11:49 by DTC Comms

⭐️Come help us light up Daventry as part of our Spirit of Christmas Event and join us for our Magic Lantern Parade. ⭐️

You can follow the annual lantern parade through Daventry town centre at 6pm. Then join friends and family at Holy Cross Church at 6.30pm for a Carol Service, singing your favorite Christmas Carols and celebrating this special time of year

Prior to the parade we have lots of family fun for you to join in with including meeting Santa's reindeer plus further festive fun and games suitable for children of all ages including face painters, balloon modelers, stilt acts and yummy hot chocolate. Whats more it's all FREE! More »

⭐️ Additionally, you can get involved with the Christmas Tree Festival at Daventry's Holy Cross Church where local residents, groups and clubs are welcome to help decorate trees inside the church.
It will feature a selection of stunning Christmas trees, including a Remembrance Tree for memories of loved ones.

Entry is free though there will be a suggested donation for refreshments or to hang a tag on the Remembrance Tree.

The festival runs from:
Friday 6th December 11am - 3.30pm
Saturday 7th December 10am - 2pm
Sunday 8th December 12pm - 3.30pm

There is so much to see and do. See you there! ⭐️ » Less

Daventry's Spirit of Christmas

Daventry's Spirit of Christmas

Posted: Mon, 02 Dec 2019 11:45 by DTC Comms

Ho Ho Ho Merry Christmas!

⭐️It's very nearly time for Daventry's The Spirit of Christmas Event

Come along to meet Santa's reindeer, enjoy festive fun and games including face painters, balloon modelers and yummy hot chocolate before following the annual lantern parade through Daventry town centre at 6pm. Whats more it's all FREE!

Then join friends and family at Holy Cross Church at 6.30pm for the Carol Service, singing your favourite carols and celebrating this special time of year ✨ More »

Additionally, you can get involved with the Christmas Tree Festival at Daventry's Holy Cross Church where local residents, groups and clubs are welcome to help decorate trees inside the church.
It will feature a selection of stunning Christmas trees, including a Remembrance Tree for memories of loved ones. ✨

Entry is free though there will be a suggested donation for refreshments or to hang a tag on the Remembrance Tree.
The festival runs from:
Friday 6th December 11am - 3.30pm
Saturday 7th December 10am - 2pm
Sunday 8th December 12pm - 3.30pm

There is so much to see and do. See you there! ⭐️ » Less

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