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Community Engagement Officer

 POST: Community Engagement Officer
 BASED: Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Nottinghamshire, Sherwood Lodge, Joint Headquarters, Arnold, NG5 8PP
 HOURS: Full Time - 37 hours per week 
 CLOSING DATE: 30/01/24
 SALARY RANGE: £35,982 to £38,007 per annum (pro-rata if part time)

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our team. A vacancy has arisen for the role of Community Engagement Officer within our OPCC department. 

As our Community Engagement Officer, a key part of your role will be to ensure that the diverse voices of the public are heard.

This will play a vital role in impacting the work of the PCC and OPCC, and VRP, building trust and legitimacy in local policing whilst developing understanding of the work of the PCC, OPCC and VRP.

You will plan and coordinate all community engagement activity on behalf of the PCC, OPCC and VRP, establishing effective working links with communities and building trusting relationships with key stakeholders. 

The role entails maintaining an up-to-date register of key individual and community group contacts to enable proactive engagement with them by the PCC and OPCC and VRP. 

You will also be responsible for developing community engagement policy and priorities, to coordinate consultation with community engagement contacts, and to support community and local partnerships and organisations in the delivery of PCC objectives, and to provide a positive feedback mechanism to enable the improvement of engagement with communities and key groups within Nottinghamshire.

The post holder will be a self-starter who has the ability to work collaboratively and dynamically to build constructive relationships across the OPCC’s internal and external partners and stakeholders, working with communities to achieve the OPCC’s priorities across Nottingham City and Nottinghamshire.


For current Nottinghamshire Police Staff applicants, please note that the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner would be a new employer.

To apply visit Careers | Nottinghamshire Police and search for Community Engagement Officer, or for further information about the role please contact Jon Robinson on 

Shortlisting will take place on: w/c 12/02/2024

Interviews will take place on: w/c 19/02/2024

Vetting Level – Management – you must have resided in the UK for at least the last 5 years.