Lewisham, London



About the organisation

Age UK Lewisham & Southwark is always working to improve later life for many older people who face common challenges with care, illness, is... Read more

Job Description

We are seeking a community development worker to take part in developing and delivering an exciting new partnership project across Lewisham. You will be employed by either Age UK L&S or Sage Educational Trust and work as an integral part of the 4 multidisciplinary Neighbourhood Health and Social Care Teams in Lewisham bringing community development expertise to the teams and building the capacity of the community and voluntary sectors to respond effectively to preventative and personalisation agendas.

The successful candidate will have experience and a good working knowledge of community development work with a wide range of agencies working across different sectors, a good understanding of personalisation and preventative agendas and experience of successful project development, implementation and management

You will be diplomatic and approachable with the ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships across a variety of organisations and with highly developed written and verbal communication, presentation and negotiating skills

Interview date: 9th May 2014

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