As we strive to further our mission, we seek to expand our dynamic and passionate team with individuals who share our commitment to our values and vision.

Below, we have listed our current job vacancies.

We encourage interested parties to review the available positions and apply accordingly.

We believe each role presents a unique opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the communities we support, and we look forward to welcoming new members to our team.

Castle Point and Rochford District Community Engagement Officer

About the project:
  1. This is an exciting opportunity to support SEND the Right Message Charity to build capacity to increase our reach by connecting with other local organisations, schools, and communities and establishing relationships with local organisations, schools, and service users.
  2. The objective is to build relationships to increase our membership and positively impact the lives of individuals in the community aligned with our charity objectives and aims.
  3. As a Community Engagement Officer, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining these relationships, which will require practical communication skills and a deep understanding of the needs and interests of our community.
  4. We aim to work collaboratively to achieve the desired outcomes, benefiting the community we support.
Purpose of Post: 
Our goal is to create more substantial and more connected communities at a local level. To achieve this, the Community Engagement Officer will identify and map community partners, listen to local people’s feedback, and help them identify and develop the charity’s service offer. We also aim to improve the links between services, local groups, initiatives, and the community to enable more community activity. The first objective is to attend community events in targeted areas and establish partnerships to achieve community engagement. The second objective is collaborating with partners and their service users to provide emotional support and targeted assistance to new service users.

STRM - SEND the Right Message is a registered charity founded by parents for parents.

STRM- SEND the Right Message Registered Charity

Position Title: Castle Point and Rochford District Community Engagement Officer
Reports to:Operational Manager 
Salary:£24,219 pro-rata salary
Hours:10 hours per week (includes occasional ad-hoc evenings and weekends)
Benefits: Pension, if applicable
Holidays: 20 days, plus bank holidays. Pro-rata
Location: Labyrinth House, 258 Westborough Road, Westcliff, Essex, SS0 9PT, plus Community venues across Castle Point and Rochford Districts.
This post is funded until 31 January 2025 and funded by The Public Health Accelerator Bids (PHAB) programme.