Jobs and Investment

Current opportunities in the co-operative sector:

If your society would like to be introduced to social investors, find out more about our Co-op Angels service here  

Somerset Development Workers Co-operative - shares with 4.5% interest and Enterprise Investment Scheme Tax Relief. Click here for the offer document, closing date September 15th (note extension to closing date)

Coming soon: 

Development Co-operative Limited - shares with 6% interest and Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme Tax Relief
East Reach Retail Co-op - shares with Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme Tax Relief
Red Bridge Centre Co-op - shares with Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme Tax Relief
GO-OP - shares with EIS Tax Relief


SCS CIC: working for an innovative and ambitious Co-operative Development Body
You will need to read the files 'Who we are and how we work' and 'Core Responsibilities' (other background documents can be found elsewhere on this website). There is an application form here (ODT format) or here (RTF format). Don't send a CV at this stage, we won't look at it. Also, we would also ask you to include this equal opportunities monitoring form here (ODT format) or here (RTF format), though it will only be read after an invitation to an interview is issued.
There are four positions we are recruiting for (you may apply for up to two), and you must read the job description before applying:
Co-operative Development Worker
Co-operative Fundraiser 
Co-operative Administrator
Trainee social enterprise accountant
Deadline for applications: noon on August 14th

Red Bridge Centre
Marketing director - download coming shortly
Events director - download coming shortly
Business Director - download coming shortly
Finance Director - download coming shortly

East Reach Retail 
We're looking for a core team to deliver retail, food preparation and catering services from premises on East Reach, Taunton. Download coming shortly.

GO-OP, various positions - see their website