SAVTE is looking for an experienced Project Development worker to explore the potential role for volunteers in supporting ESOL within a family learning context. SAVTE already support volunteers to provide ESOL support to families (parents with or without their children) in their homes or in community settings.

SAVTE have received short term funding to explore how volunteers could make a positive contribution to family learning for those families with pre-school children and who are speakers of other languages. The project will be focused in the neighbourhoods of Darnall, Tinsley, Burngreave Firth Park.

This is a 6 month position, and we are looking for some one with project development experience who is able to start mid October.

To apply, please submit an CV together with a covering letter stating how you meet the person specification: Deadline for applications is 12:00pm Thursday 26th September, interviews will be Monday 14th October.

Further information – please contact Stella Burton on 0114 253 6644


We welcome volunteer applications throughout the year, and the next intake is planned for January 2020, when there will be two volunteer training courses running.

Please complete an application form, and make a note of our next volunteer recruitment evening on Tuesday 14th January 2020


More updates coming shortly!


Our Sponsors

Patron:  The Rt Hon. the Lord Blunkett
Registered Charity No. 1081597 – Company No. 3865216