Current vacancies at Evolving Communities

Chief Executive Officer

£50,000 pa

Do you want to put people at the heart of health and social care delivery?

Evolving Communities is an independent community interest company providing a professional consultancy service specialising in the research, evaluation and public engagement which helps health and social care organisations plan and/or review their services from public, staff, and all stakeholder perspectives.  An important part of our work is managing and supporting the work of Healthwatch teams in the South West.

We now seek a Chief Executive Officer to lead our small head office and external teams, and move us into the next phase of growth by developing, leading and implementing our 5 year strategy and plans.

Our vision is for everyone to have a voice in influencing positive changes in their health and care services.

Who we are looking for

We need an inspirational individual who shares our commitment for shaping health and social care services to move the organisation to the next level.

The successful candidate will have real empathy with our mission and will be passionate about maximizing our impact, with the ability to inspire and engage staff.

You will be able to demonstrate a successful track record which has included strong leadership, financial awareness, strategic and lateral thinking and planning.  You will have problem solving and highly developed communication skills.

You will be responsible for teams of staff across different locations, so management and leadership experience is essential.  You must also be financially aware with proven experience in budgeting, planning, and income generation.

Download the Application Pack

Deadline for applications: midnight 24 February 2019

Interviews: will be held in Melksham, week commencing 4 March 2019

Should you have any queries, then please telephone 01225 701851 or email


Project Associates/consultants – Research and Engagement

Flexible Contracts, home/office-based

Are you an experienced engagement and/or research specialist with an interest in making a difference in the health, social care and community sector?  Are you excited about engagement, have a mind for methodology and a passion for projects?  Then Evolving Communities would like to hear from you.

If you like the flexibility of working on short term projects, then this is the ideal opportunity for you.  We are a small and friendly team based in Melksham Wiltshire, but work on projects across the South West and nationally.  You have the option of being home or office based (dependant on the project).

You will need to demonstrate an excellent flair for research, public engagement, have good attention to detail, excellent interpersonal and project management skills, plus the ability to work within a busy team and organise work by priority.  Experience of working in the health, care or voluntary and community sectors would be an advantage.

Here at Evolving Communities, our vision is for everyone to have a voice in influencing positive change in their health and care.

If you share our passion and vision, please get in touch and find out more about this role.

Call us on 01225 701851 or email

Our vision is for everyone to have a voice in influencing positive change in their health and care.

Evolving Communities

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