Head of Growth & Development

Head of Growth & Development 

Salary:            £40,000 per annum

Contract:        Permeant

Hours:            Full-time

Location:        Flexible 

Closing date: 9am Monday, 23rd November 2020

Interview date: Friday 4th December 2020 

Our role: We are looking for a first class leader, manager, coach and mentor who will provide our dispersed team of Growth & Development Workers with clear management, guidance, support and advice on growth, development, volunteer recruitment and retention. The role will coordinate and drive forward our work in these area, helping the Sea Cadets to make a difference to the lives of even more young people across the UK. 

What we’re looking for?  If you have excellent management, interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to manage a diverse workload and operate in a collaborative way with others this could be the role for you.  You will be enthusiastic and able to enthuse others. An understanding of issues facing volunteering, recruitment and retention growth in voluntary organisations and the effective management and support of remote workers is essential. 

The successful candidate will have:

-       Strong management, organisational and project skills

-       Good communications and interpersonal skills and have the ability to build and maintain strong relationships

-       Good attention to detail

-       Good IT skills

Depending upon the candidates, this post will either be remote working, located at one of our Area Offices or at the MSSC Headquarters in London, however travel to other areas and offices may be required.

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

Applicants may also submit an optional Equal Opportunities Form by downloading this below and emailing it to recruitment@ms-sc.org. A recruitment pack is also available detailing more information on the role by visiting our website

Recruitment Pack

Equal Opportunities Form  

Closing date for applications: 9am Monday, 23rd November 2020

Interview date: Friday 4th December 2020

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


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