Job Opportunity: Spark Somerset is seeking to recruit a Voluntary Sector Development Adviser for the Mendip area (application deadline: 12 noon on Monday 16th May 2022)

Spark Somerset, a charity providing information, advice, training and support to the voluntary and community sector in Somerset, is currently seeking to recruit a Voluntary Sector Development Adviser for the Mendip area. The deadline for applications is Monday 16th May 2022 at midday (12 noon).

Please forward details to anyone in your networks who may be interested in finding out more or applying. Many thanks to Kerry Wills, Executive Assistant at Spark Somerset, for asking us to circulate details.

The job advertisement reads:

Job Opportunity: – Voluntary Sector Development Adviser (Mendip), Spark Somerset

o Location – Mendip

“It’s an exciting time to join our growing, friendly team, providing a range of support and services to voluntary and community groups.

“Do you have experience of working within your community? Enjoy engaging with a wide variety of people and groups? Then you could be just the person we are looking for to join our team as Voluntary Sector Development Adviser for Mendip.

“The successful candidate will provide a range of advice and support to groups across Mendip, organising forums and workshops and developing partnerships with other community networks.

“The annual salary is £25k-£27k pro-rata (depending on experience), 25 hours a week, with flexibility around the days you work. The role is home-based, although the majority of work will be community-based within Mendip.

“For more information about the role and who we’re looking for, please download the JOB DESCRIPTION.

“To apply, please complete send your CV and a supporting statement to  

The deadline for applications is 12 noon on Monday 16 May 2022.

“Interviews will be held on Thursday 19 May.

“For an informal chat about the role, please get in touch via the email address above or call us on 01458 550973“.