Saints Foundation bring Southampton FC to the heart of the community, using the power of the club and our passionate team to help fulfil individual potential and make Southampton a better place to live for all.

What will you be doing?

We have an exciting opportunity for a new Secondary School Engagement Coordinator to join our team and take the lead with the charity’s successful Community Champions programme. You’ll be responsible for overseeing the content of what is being delivered as well as managing the partnerships with schools and managing the staff within the team.

Your aim will be to ensure the programme delivers to the expectation of Saints Foundation strategy, its funders and key stakeholders.

You’ll be provided with our Saints Foundation branded uniform supplied by Hummel, and the opportunity to make a positive input to our local community.

Is this you?

If you have an understanding of secondary school education settings in Southampton and experience of developing partnerships at all levels within schools, as well as having an approachable, motivating personality, then you’re the person we are looking for. You are without a doubt a people person who loves building relationships and being a positive influence on the younger generation.

Essential Experience:

  • Experience of successfully delivering community-based projects

  • Demonstratable achievements of KPI’s and Outcomes

  • Experience in building relationships with hard-to-reach young pupils and encouraging positive change

  • Experience in leading a team of full-time and casual staff.

What we can do for you

Giving you the right balance in your life is important to us, and our benefits are designed to complement this – from 2 free match tickets for every home league game, free breakfast and afternoon snacks on site, discounts at local shops and restaurants, an Employee Assistance Programme and mental health first aiders for when things get tough, to specialist support with professional development and access to a world of internal and external training courses and professional qualifications.

How can I apply?

Just click on the link below, enter your details and answer a quick pre-screening questionnaire, then attach your CV.

First stage interviews for this role will be held between 31st March – 4th April 2023 and second stage interviews will be held during 5th – 6th April 2023.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 22nd March 2023.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early, if a high volume of applicants are received.