Home-based

£21,000 - £25,000 per year

Permanent, Full-time

About the organisation

Arthritis affects over 10 million people in the UK, and is the leading cause of pain and disability nationwide. Arthritis Action is t... Read more

Job Description

Are you an enthusiastic events coordinator, with experience running support groups & working with volunteers? We'd love to hear from you.

About the role:

Arthritis Action's Area Coordinator role involves setting up, organising, supporting, nurturing, and facilitating the safe running of Arthritis Action Groups across East Anglia. These Groups inform, educate, and support those affected by arthritis, and deliver varied services which may include educational speakers, healthy eating and weight management initiatives, exercise and peer support. 

This role is also responsible for recruiting and managing volunteers to help support Arthritis Action’s work across the East Anglia region. Working with the Charity’s networking plan, you will identify networking opportunities, present the work of Arthritis Action to relevant individuals and organisations within your area, as well as organise and attend local Groups and Events.

As the Area Coordinator, you will play a vital role in the Charity by establishing and maintaining effective communication across this area and the Head Office.

How to apply:

Applications should be in the form of a CV with a covering letter explaining your interest in and suitability for the role. Please provide both email and telephone contact information for yourself.

Applications should be received by 12:00 noon on Tuesday 28th May 2019 at the latest.

First round of interviews will take place in London on 5th June 2019. Second round (virtual/electronic interview) on 6th June 2019.