Hinkley Point C Community Fund Awards Panel Member

Location: Bridgwater

Deadline for Applications: Friday 7 December 2018

Salary: This is a voluntary role

Length of contract: One term of three years (but no more than two three-year terms)

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to support Somerset Community Foundation (SCF) in the delivery of the Hinkley Point C Community Fund as one of three independent members of our Awards Panel. The Hinkley Point C Community Fund has been created with the aim of:

mitigating the intangible and residual impacts of (Hinkley Point C) on the communities in (Somerset) through schemes, measures and projects which promote the economic, social or environmental well-being of those communities and enhance their quality of life”. [1]

You will work [2] alongside representatives from Somerset Community Foundation, EDF Energy, local authorities and two other independent representatives to make decisions on applications and help develop the strategy for the fund.

[1] Hinkley Point C Development Consent Order, Section 106

[2] Please note participation in the panel will be on a voluntary basis although reasonable out-of-pocket expenses of independent members will be reimbursed.

For a full job description, including person specification, please click here.

To apply

In order to apply to become an independent member of the Hinkley Point C Community Fund Awards Panel, please send us your CV and also a covering letter or email explaining why you wish to become an independent member of the Awards Panel and how you match the criteria. If you wish to discuss the role informally before making an application, please contact Justin Sargent or Val Bishop on 01749 344949.

Please either email your application to or post it to Kirsty Campbell, Somerset Community Foundation, Yeoman House, Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet BA4 6QN, to arrive by 5pm, Friday 7 December, 2018. Applications received after this deadline will not be considered.

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