Communications and Marketing Officer - (Ref.3065)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Full Time
  • £29,174 - £32,798 per annum

Learn Devon works across the county to provide a range of formal qualifications and informal learning opportunities. These are delivered by our own tutors and through our work with partner organisations. Although part of Devon County Council, the work is funded by external funding bodies, with the majority of the work funded by the Skills Funding Agency. You can find out more about us by visiting our website

We are seeking an highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with an excellent knowledge of marketing and communication methodology. You will be relevantly qualified with a proven background in delivering in this area. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate their ability to provide direction at a strategic level; planning and implementing strategy across the organisation.

The role requires the use of excellent communication skills to coordinate, develop and deliver strategic internal and external communications and promotion for Learn Devon. You will liaise with internal and external organisations to identify and promote Learn Devon activities and ensure the consistent and effective distribution of information across varied media and to promote the core values of the Learn Devon brand.

For an informal discussion of the role please contact Jenna Harris on 01392 381572 or


  • We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
  • DCC embraces the positive benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to providing an environment that is inclusive and safe. We welcome applications from people who share our commitment to stop discrimination, challenge inequality and promote diversity across Devon.
  • The Council offers flexible working arrangements in terms of when and where people work e.g. hybrid working, part-time, condensed hours etc.
  • This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.
  • Personal data we collect from you will be processed in accordance with the Applicant privacy notice.
  • Happy to Talk Flexible Working.
  • For more information about Working for Devon please visit our Working for Devon page.


 What we can offer you

  • Working for Devon County Council has all the benefits that you can expect from a large employer.
  • In return for the vital contribution that you make, we offer:
  • 25 days annual leave per year (rising with length of service) plus Bank Holidays
  • Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme - more information can be found on the Peninsula Pensions website
  • Access to our confidential Employee Assistance Programme – available 24/7 to support you with personal and work life
  • Flexible working opportunities, including home-working (subject to the needs of the role)
  • Discounts from local and high street retailers through the Devon Discounts scheme

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Job Details

  • OrganisationDevon County Council
  • Work LocationEast DevonDevon
  • Work Postcode

    EX8 1DL

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupCommunications, Marketing & PR

  • Salary Details

    £29,174 - £32,798 per annum

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

    37 hours per week

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required