On the Water Coordinator

Location: MSSC HQ London, SE1 7JW

Salary: £34,000 per annum pro-rata

Contract: Fixed term, full time to end of September 2019 (with potential for extension)

We are currently looking for a brilliant team player to lead and coordinate the delivery of the On the Water (OTW) project for the MSSC ensuring it meets the targets and requirements as set out in the delivery schedule. It is a fantastic opportunity for the suitable candidate to make a massive difference to the opportunities for hard-to-reach young people in London, enabling them to take part in water activities and qualifications that they would not normally be able to access.

About you

If you’re an experienced, organised, efficient and pro-active project manager with a good understanding of how schools and local authorities work with hard to reach young people, this could be the role for you.  You will have experience of projects involving young people as well as having excellent inter-personal skills and the ability to support and coordinate a wide range of stakeholders.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Strong organisational and project management skills
  • Good communications and interpersonal skills and have the ability to build and maintain strong relationships
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good IT skills

About us

  • The Marine Society & Sea Cadets (MSSC) is the nation’s largest maritime charity and the governing charity of the Sea Cadet Corps (SCC), a civilian voluntary youth organisation comprising some 400 or so volunteer Sea Cadet Units, throughout the UK. As an employer we embrace flexible working, invest in staff training and professional development and are committed to equal opportunities for all.

This post will be based in London, either at the MSSC Headquarters in Lambeth or at the Royal Docks Boat Station.

To arrange an informal discussion about the role, please contact recruitment@ms-sc.org.

Applications should consist of a CV and supporting statement. Without these documents, we will sadly be unable to consider your application.

We also request all candidates to complete an equal opportunities form (available below) and send this to us along with your application.

Please email your full application to recruitment@ms-sc.org. Alternatively, please print out and post your completed application to HR, The Marine Society and Sea Cadets, 202 Lambeth Road, London SE1 7JW.  

Closing date for applications: Mid-day 3 April 2019

Interviews to follow shortly after the deadline.

The successful applicants will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

On the Water Coordinator Recruitment Pack

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

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