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School for Social Entrepreneurs Fellow Pravin at his Portsmouth based coffee shop Canvas Coffee

Jobs at SSE

Working at SSE is engaging, exciting and demanding. You’ll enjoy how we work if you are someone who enjoys creating solutions and contributing ideas. SSE strives to create a culture that respects and values each other’s differences and encourages individuals to develop and maximise their true potential. Our aim is that the workforce and student intake will be truly representative of all sections of society.


Director of Development and External Affairs


Full Time

Starting £49,436 – £57,609 (depending on experience) + 5% pension

The purpose of this role is to provide leadership of SSE’s Development and External Affairs function to generate new business income and to increase the profile and influence of SSE’s work, supporting our long-term sustainability and impact.

You will succeed in the role if you believe in the potential of social entrepreneurship to create social change, if you are ready to build exciting new partnerships that diversify our income and support our strategic ambitions, if you are motivated to harness SSE’s global brand and advance our thought leadership role within the sector and beyond, and if you would enjoy being part of a fun but focused team who take their work seriously, but themselves lightly.

Please see the attached application pack for further details about the role and how to apply.

Download the Application Pack

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 27th September at midday 


Volunteering with SSE

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