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Social Impact Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £27,000
  • Falkirk, with flexibility to work remotely for part of the week
  • Closing 30th November 2023

  • Advertised from 30th October 2023
  • 35 hours per week. Fixed contract until 31st March 2025.


CVS Falkirk have created the new role of Social Impact Development Officer to utilise the Empowering Communities Programme data to measure and help maximise our impact by ensuring evidence gathering and evaluations systems are robust and in place to support our own impact measurement of this programme, developing a deeper understanding of the progress made since the implementation of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act particularly around positive change, connecting communities to third sector provision and supporting safer and empowered communities.

The post holder will encourage and empower third sector groups and organisations to embed effective evaluation systems within their work activity, service delivery and outcomes and have confidence in demonstrating both the impact and the difference that they make in their community, to funders and stakeholders to enable them to seek investment and development opportunities.

Application notes

An application pack can be downloaded below, or from CVS Falkirk website. To apply, please complete the application form, equal opportunities monitoring form and criminal convictions form and send to Victoria McRae by email:, CVs will not be accepted.

The deadline for applications is 12pm, Thursday 30 November 2023. Please note that late applications cannot be accepted.

Please note all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and, if applicable, must hold any necessary work permit and/or visa. The post is subject to a satisfactory PVG and references.

CVS Falkirk & District is an accredited Real Living Wage Employer and strives to be an Equal Opportunities Employer.

CVS Falkirk are recognised by Scottish Government and Falkirk Community Planning Partnership (CPP) as the third sector interface for the full Falkirk District area and have a primary role in ensuring the continuation and development of a vibrant third sector (charities, social enterprises, community and voluntary groups etc).