Job Opportunity – Senior Manager – Programmes and Operations

Southampton Voluntary Services (SVS) is the local support and infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector (VCSE) in Southampton and is successfully leading a partnership to deliver the local government / NHS Community Solutions contract for community development work and community navigation services in the city.

The partnership includes Spectrum CIC, Solent Mind, Alzheimer’s Society, TWICS and Social Enterprise Link as subcontractors with SVS as the lead contractor. Together we deliver an integrated service, SO: Linked, supporting Southampton people and communities.

The role of Senior Manager – Programmes and Operations, will take a lead in the management and delivery of the SO: Linked contract, whilst also playing a key organisational role as a member of SVS Senior Management Team (SMT), to strengthen and develop the organisation, alongside the Senior Manager – Business and Finance, led by SVS Chief Executive Officer.
This is a diverse and wide-reaching position that provides the role holder an excellent opportunity to make their mark on a well-established and growing charity with strong local partnership links, and to impact their local community via SVS programmes and operations.

To apply please submit your application form and supporting documents, by 15th June 2022. Interviews will be held on 22nd June 2022.
SVS is an equal opportunities employer, a disability confident employer, and maintains the real living wage. For an informal discussion about this role please email

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SVS Senior Manager – Operations and Programmes May 22 RK

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