Are you motivated to tackle the challenge of improving the homes and lives of older people? A great networker, excellent communicator and driven to make a difference to older people's lives? Then this is the job for you.
Care & Repair England is a small, national housing charity dedicated to improving the homes and lives of older people. We are looking for a self-motivated person to head up our work with older people, local agencies and decision makers in the North of England.
As our part time North of England Officer you would lead on specific projects, particularly those working directly with older activists, groups, networks and forums to improve local provision of practical housing services for older people. You would also contribute to our wider efforts to improve the policy and practice links between housing, health and care.
We are looking for someone with strong interpersonal skills, able to work well with a wide range of people and organisations, with good communication and writing skills. Knowledge about housing, planning, ageing and related policy and practice is essential.
Very importantly, you need to have commitment and drive to improve older people’s lives.
Location Home based , located in North West /Yorkshire & Humberside regions, ideally central/ within easy reach of both, close to good transport links (preferably to public transport + road networks)
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