Development Officer – SAVS

Development Officer – SAVS

Development Officer (Community Engagement)
21 hours per week (to include some evening & weekend working)
Salary: £25,900 per annum (pro rata)
This post is currently funded until 30 Sept 2022

Do you want to join a small team of passionate and dedicated people who care about enabling and empowering Southend’s community? You will oversee promotional and networking events, help to connect the sector together and organise virtual and in-person training sessions. This role is about providing the voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise sector (VCFSE) in Southend with the tools, skills, knowledge and expertise that will help it continue to thrive and grow.

The main duties would be:

  • Planning and delivering an annual programme of training events
  • Facilitating regular networking and promotional events/workshops
  • Providing support and guidance to VCFSE groups, including signposting
  • Acting as a conduit between the sector and key partners


The successful candidate will have experience of planning and delivering networking and promotional events.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

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Closing date for applications: 7am Monday 4 October 2021
Interview date: Wednesday 13 October 2021

If you have not heard from us by the interview date, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful