GVS (Glamorgan Voluntary Services) are looking to recruit a Development Officer.

Based in Llantwit Major (but initially in Barry pending relocation) this is your chance to join a growing team providing support services to voluntary and community organisations, partnerships and networks in the Vale of Glamorgan.

About Us:

Empowering people, Inspiring Excellence, Strengthening Communities

Glamorgan Voluntary Services (GVS) is an independent charity and has a flourishing membership of voluntary and community organisations active in the Vale of Glamorgan.  We help to improve the quality of life of people and communities by supporting volunteers, volunteering opportunities and voluntary groups.GVS delivers an array of quality services to meet the needs of voluntary groups.  We are a one stop shop for the voluntary sector.   We champion best practice throughout voluntary organisations so that they excel in delivering their aims and objectives.GVS empowers voluntary groups, providing many channels of engagement and quality services to enable them to excel at serving their communities.  Our role is to provide information, advice and guidance on all aspects of volunteering for both volunteers and recruiting organisations.Our expert services help to provide a platform for a vibrant and robust voluntary sector.

Job Role:

We are looking for someone who is a self-starter with first-hand knowledge and understanding of the nature and needs of the third sector, an excellent communicator with proven presentation, interpersonal and organisational skills, and who possesses the ability to work on their own initiative and as a team player.

GVS (Glamorgan Voluntary Services) can offer you:

  • Opportunities for training and skills development
  • Good working conditions, including generous annual leave and flexi-time
  • The support of a professional and dedicated staff

Job Description available for download here

Person Specification available for download here

Additional Information:

Part Time – 3 days a week, Mon – Weds

Interview Date:  To be advised

To Apply:

For an application pack, please e-mail or telephone GVS on 01446 741706.

Closing date for applications is 4pm on Friday 29th May 2020

CVs will not be accepted.  Late applications will not be considered.