Development Officer

Development Officer (part time, fixed term)

  • Do you understand the needs of small voluntary sector organisations?
  • Could you enable and support the voluntary and community sector in Hackney?
  • Do you want to work towards a fairer Hackney?

We are looking for a Development Officer to support Hackney’s voluntary & community sector to meet the needs of Hackney residents. With a particular focus on BAMER community groups, small and grassroots organisations.

The role will also provide advice, capacity building and organisational development support to existing and new voluntary and community organisations operating in Hackney.

Conditions of work

Salary: £30,000pa pro rata

Hours: 14 hours (2 days) per week

Contract: fixed term for 6 months


About Hackney CVS

Hackney CVS is the umbrella body for the borough’s voluntary and community sector. We offer the opportunity to work with a well-established team in a very friendly, diverse and positive environment. Additional benefits include:

  • 25 days annual leave and additional leave days over Christmas
  • continual professional development
  • up to two weeks paid study leave per year
  • an employer pension contribution of 6%
  • cycle to work scheme.

Apply for this role

Download the job description/person specification

Download the personal information form (not seen by the selection panel)

Download the application form

Application deadline: 9.30am, Friday 13 March 2020. Return completed application form and personal information by email to:

Interview date: tbc

For an informal chat about the role please contact Mohammed Mansour: | t: 020 7923 1962