Alzheimer's Society
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
£10,639.20 to £11,177.40 per annum
Job description
Group Coordinator

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.

Position: Group Coordinator
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Contract type: Part Time, Permanent
Hours: 21 per week
Salary: £10,639.20 to £11,177.40 per annum

Closing date: 31 October 2019
Interview date: Friday 8th November 2019

About the role:

As the Group Coordinator you will organise and facilitate the safe running of group services aimed to support those affected by dementia. The role will involve effective service user involvement, coordination of service-related volunteers and liaising with relevant statutory and voluntary organisations in the area. The types of services delivered in the area are Singing for the Brain and Activity groups.

About you:

You will possess an NVQ level 2 or equivalent as well as having good organisation and facilitation skills combined with excellent communication and listening skills. An understanding of the value of group activities for people living with dementia along with an experience in a care and support environment will be essential. It is desirable that you have experience of coordinating volunteers and liaising with statutory and voluntary agencies.

If you have the qualities we are looking for and are passionate about improving the quality of life for people with dementia, then we want to hear from you.

You may have experience of the following: Group Coordinator, Charity, Activity Group Coordinator, Dementia, Support Worker, Voluntary Services, Third Sector, Not for Profit, NFP, Volunteer etc.
Posted on: 21 October 2019
Closed date: 31 October 2019
Job ref: 89908
Tags: Social Care/Development