Cornwall Development Company is committed to promoting equality of opportunity in employment and valuing diversity. Our latest job opportunities are advertised in the local and occasionally national media. They are also posted on the internet. We welcome applications from all backgrounds.

You can also find out about both the temporary and permanent placements which are available through Jobline Staffing

Please see below for details of current vacancies with Cornwall Development Company. The forms that you will need in order to apply are found at the bottom of this page. 

Health Works for Cornwall

Cornwall Development Company is recruiting for the exciting new Health Works for Cornwall employment support programme, which aims to support 5,500 workless individuals across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly with health-related barriers to gaining employment.

Part-funded by the European Social Fund (ESF),with investment from Cornwall Council and using a supply chain of delivery partners, the project will deliver training and support based on Information Advice and Guidance principles to help remove these barriers and to progress individuals into work.

As the project lead, Cornwall Development Company is recruiting a contract management team to deliver a quality and compliant service that achieves the programme’s targets.

The Health Works for Cornwall programme will make a real difference to thousands of lives in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. If you have the skills and passion that we need then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Contract Manager            

Starting £45,784

37 hours per week

Fixed-term to 31 December 2023

Based in Pool, Redruth

We are seeking an experienced Contract Manager to successfully manage the project in order to meet the contractual targets agreed with the Managing Authority for ESF (Department of Work and Pensions). 

The post-holder will:

  • Manage the overall project, which will include driving the performance of a supply chain of delivery partners and be responsible for the compliant delivery of support to the target beneficiaries.
  • Manage a team of staff to meet the contract targets and objectives agreed with the Managing Authority. 
  • Ensure quality, effective and efficient delivery of the contract by overseeing the achievement of targets and objectives and ensuring effective, accurate and up to date management information.

Job description: Contract Manager

Closing date: 9am, Tues 26 May

Interviews via by Teams, Skype or Zoom:  Friday 29 May

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Compliance Manager            

Starting £31,800

37 hours per week

Fixed-term to 31 December 2023

Based in Pool, Redruth

We are seeking an experienced Compliance Manager to successfully ensure that the processes and delivery of the project is compliant with the contractual obligations to both the Managing Authority and the European Social Fund.

The post-holder will:

  • Design and implement compliant systems and procedures that will form the basis of all aspects of delivery, ensuring that this is communicated and enforced with the project supply chain of delivery partners.
  • Draw up and implement an effective system of monitoring and internal audit checks on delivery partners’ delivery to ensure standards are met.
  • Develop and preserve good working relationships throughout the supply chain delivery partners, promoting an atmosphere and culture of common goals, confidentiality and trust.

Job description: Compliance Manager

Closing date: 9am, Thursday 28 May

Interviews via by Teams, Skype or Zoom:  Tuesday 2 June

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You will need the following documents to apply for CDC vacancies

2010 CDC Disability2011

Equality Monitoring Form

2010 CDC Guidance Notes for Candidates

2010 CDC Equal Opportunities Policy

2018 CDC Application Form Part 1

2018 CDC Application Form Part 2

CDC Values and Behaviours

To apply:

Unless specified otherwise completed application forms parts 1 and 2, and an the optional Equal Opportunities Monitoring form, should be returned before the stated deadline to:

We regret that we are currently unable to accept postal applications due to the majority of our staff working from home during Covid-19 restrictions.