JOB OPPORTUNITY: Community Engagement Officer (Armed Forces)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to join Blackpool FC Community Trust (BFCCT) as part of the Community Engagement team to plan and deliver a range of programmes for the Armed Forces community. This will involve delivering and supporting physical activity and social groups for individuals with links to the armed forces. As part of the scheme of work, you will be required to work at least one evening per week, but never more than two, which typically will be between Monday and Friday. The post holder will be responsible for ensuring that all aspects of the work are delivered to a high standard so that the experience for each participant is as positive and rewarding as it can be. The post holder will also be responsible for accurately recording and inputting all data aspects relating to this area of work, using similar applications to Joint Personnel Administration (JPA).

Blackpool FC Community Trust is the official charity of Blackpool FC, based at Bloomfield Road Stadium. Working with residents as young as 2 years old up to adults in the later stages of life, BFCCT provide a diverse range of programmes to increase social inclusion opportunities; improve physical fitness, health and education; and lessen involvement in anti-social behaviour.

In recent years the Trust has grown significantly and has become an established organisation, providing something for everybody, that every Blackpool FC fan and resident should be involved in and very proud of.

How To Apply

Please download an application form  or email for an application form.

Once completed please send your application to or post it to Blackpool FC Community Trust, F.A.O. Dave Maclean, Community Engagement Manager, Bloomfield Road Stadium, Seasiders Way, Blackpool. FY1 6JJ.

Closing Date: Friday 29th October 2021, 5pm

This job will be subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS procedures. We encourage early applicants as we reserve the right to close the application process at any time.