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Link Development Officer at Community First
Hours: 25 hours per week, (flexible working basis, including occasional evening and weekends)
Salary: £15,868 gross per annum (£23,166 FTE) / Pay Scale 400
Location: Community First offices in Hopton Park, Devizes
Community First is a dynamic charity committed to supporting communities across Wiltshire and Swindon. Their team goes the extra mile to create brighter futures for those living and working in the county. Putting people first is at the heart of everything they do.
They are now looking for a dynamic self-starter to promote and support the development of Link Schemes including our new Connect 2 Wiltshire programme which aims to tackle loneliness. Experience in outreach and community organising approaches will be of benefit, along with highly established organising and administrative skills.
They are looking for an individual with a caring and patient nature, committed to making the lives of others better.
Due to the nature of the work, you will be required to undertake a satisfactory DBS check.
Independence Project Coordinator at Swindon Advocacy Movement
Hours: Full time / Part Time (Flexible working available including job share opportunity)
Salary: £19,500 to £21,700 depending on experience.
Swindon Advocacy Movement (SAM) has a well established reputation of providing a range of advocacy services for people with learning disabilities in Swindon. We are passionate about speaking out for the most vulnerable in our society and offer flexible and responsive services enabling people to access their rights within health and social care.
SAM has the exciting opportunity to deliver a new innovative social inclusion service which will enable and empower adults with learning disabilities to develop skills for independent living, build confidence and access opportunities in the community.
They are now looking for dynamic project coordinators to develop and facilitate this work.
Do you have experience in supporting adults with learning disabilities to become more independent? Have you facilitated groups for adults with learning disabilities to access the community? If so, we want to hear from you to join our committed and friendly team!
They need a non-judgemental, compassionate, person with excellent communication skills who enjoys working with others to make positive change happen.
If you would like more information please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for our application pack. If you have any questions please ring 01793 542266 and ask for our Community Advocacy Manager, Annie Baker.
Closing date for applications is midday Monday 20th May
Interviews will take place on Thursday 23rd May
Swindon Advocacy Movement is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. Swindon Advocacy Movement expects all staff and volunteers to share that commitment.
Swindon Advocacy Movement is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from anyone regardless of disability, race, religion or sexual orientation.