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Development Manager at Age UK West Sussex, Brighton and Hove

Development Manager 37 hours per week Salary: £28,000 pa Location: Horsham, West Sussex Age UK West Sussex, Brighton and Hove enable older people to Love Later Life. We deliver a range of services and activities to meet older people’s needs and we’re expanding our team in Horsham. Our aims are to promote the well-being of all older people, make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience and enable people to flourish.

This is a new and exciting role for someone who will lead, develop and manage services, building(s) and people for the benefit of older people in Horsham District. Working in partnership with colleagues, key stakeholders, local organisations and communities, this will mean high quality, impactful services and activities for older people.

We are looking for a confident and enthusiastic person who understands community development and true partnership working, who enjoys working as part of a team and who is solution focused.

In these unprecedented times, we need someone who can help us navigate the current challenges and begin to open up our building/services but who can also look wider for new ways of working and new partnerships to help meet the needs of older people locally.

You will need to be a self-starter with excellent organisational, communication and leadership skills to drive forward our ambition for the locality. If you wish to make a significant, positive difference to older people’s lives and you’re ready for a new challenge, we look forward to hearing from you! You will join our committed, well respected charity.

The role is based from Lavinia House, Horsham and you will work as a part of a wider team and services managing a small team.

This post requires you to have a full driving licence and use of a car.

At Age UK WSB&H, we value our people and as such our staff benefits include:

• 28 days holiday, plus bank holidays
• Comprehensive, professional and personal development
• Employee Assistance Programme

To arrange an informal chat, please contact Jo Clarke, Director of Localities and Partnerships by emailing jo.clarke@ageukwsbh.org.uk.

To apply please visit our website and download the application form
OR email recruitment@ageukwestsussex.org.uk
Tel: 01903 731800
We DO NOT accept CV’s

The closing date for applications is 12pm Friday 7th August.
Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend interviews on 13th or 14th August.

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Deadline for applications

7 Aug 2020


£28,000 pa

Hours per week

37 hours


Management / Directors Support Work / Caring

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