Social Work jobs (5)
Guildford United Reformed Church
£26,000 pro rata depending on experience
£21,000 - £25,700 per year Per year - (Pro-Rata)
£21,000 - £25,700 per year (Pro-Rata)
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£26,000 pro rata depending on experience
Permanent, Contract, Part-time
Job description

Community Worker

Are you concerned about the rising number of people who feel socially isolated and lonely?  Do you want to make a difference to their lives?  Based at the URC in central Guildford, you will continue the work of our previous  Worker and develop new initiatives to address these concerns, building on our research of local needs.  You will lead our community outreach by enabling our dementia support group and choir, our community film club and a support café for new parents. You will help to develop new initiatives such as intergenerational activities and a craft club for young adults with disabilities. You will be based in the new community facilities at the entrance to Guildford URC 's modern building.

Main responsibilities:

  • To develop and support new initiatives that aim to improve the lives and wellbeing of people in our local community.
  • To provide a link between the existing congregation, other users of the premises and groups developed through this community work.
  • To work with local agencies and voluntary organizations, other churches and faith groups whenever possible.
  • To work in partnership with Guildford URC’s congregation, Minister, Children & Families’ Worker and Leadership Team.

Working pattern: a flexible 18 hours per week.

Salary up to £26,000 (full time equivalent). 30 days annual leave (pro rata)

If you are self motivated and flexible in your approach to life, have confidence to communicate with groups and individuals, have empathy with the Christian value of caring for all, and are willing to work alongside volunteers, please send us your application. We look forward to hearing from you.

Refreshed on: 08 September 2019
Closing date: 11 October 2019
Tags: Social Care/Development,Social Work

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