Partnerships Support Officer (6 Month Fixed Term Contract)

“Happy to talk flexible working”

About us

Mole Valley lies at the heart of Surrey. The towns of Dorking and Leatherhead are the District’s main centres. The M25, A24 and A25 are within easy reach.

Our purpose built open-plan offices in Dorking have recently been refurbished. We are located opposite the Sports Centre which offers a 6 lane 25m swimming pool, sports hall, gym, aerobics studio and café and Dorking Halls, which provides a range of facilities including a café, cinema, theatre and concerts.

About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic multi-tasker to join our busy but friendly Wellbeing team for a 6 month period.

This pivotal and diverse role coordinates the Free Access for County Sports people (FACS) and Complimentary Access scheme as well as the districts CCTV. In addition supports the Wellbeing Manager with the monitoring of the leisure centre contracts and other members of the team with key events including the high profile Specsavers Surrey Youth Games and the Arts Alive Festival.

The variety and diversity of the work in this role provides a great opportunity for someone who is highly motivated to gain experience in a multitude of areas including organising events, sports development, arts development and contract management.

About you
You have had some general office experience and you may now be looking to take the next step in your career.

You must be able to demonstrate a keen interest in wellbeing and you will need to be passionate and committed to making a positive difference within the community.

You need to be able to work on your own initiative, be good at prioritisation, have excellent communication skills and a flexible approach to working.

For you
We will support and encourage you through our annual Performance and Development Review to identify training and career development opportunities. Helping you to reach your career goals and full potential.

We offer
Flexibility providing a laptop, offering remote and flexible working options, helping you to achieve a great work life balance
Generous annual leave allowance of up to 28 days and a substantial 15% employer’s pension contribution

Wellbeing package including a free eye test, employee assistance programme and a yearly flu jab
Great Discounts at local shops & businesses, films, shows and the café at Dorking Halls
Prime Location easy links from the A24, A25 and M25 with Free Parking and within walking distance of Dorking train stations

Further info
For an informal chat about the role, please contact David Fanthorpe on 01306 870370 Alternatively you can contact HR at

Closing date for applicants: Midday on 15 October 2019.
Interview dates: TBA
DBS check required: Yes

MVDC is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, transgender status, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

How to apply
Visit our careers website or email our careers inbox submit your CV along with a supporting statement, to let us know how you meet the required skills and experience of the job description and person specification.

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Position: Partnerships Support Officer (6 Month Fixed Term Contract)

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Working hours
Full Time - 37 hours
Type of employment
6 Month Fixed Term Contract
Basic salary
£22,027 - £24,480
Job reference


Job Location
Pippbrook, Dorking
Date posted
October 1, 2019
Closing Date
October 15, 2019
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