Community Engagement Worker
Salary £23,333 rising to £24,500 per annum, post probation period (pro rata) 24 hours per week. Permanent
We are Disability Positive. We provide services, opportunities and a voice to people living with disability and long-term health conditions, and their families. We know it matters because we live with disability and long-term health conditions too.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Community Engagement Worker (Group Coordinator) who will be responsible to the Community Engagement Manager, as part of our Community Engagement team. The successful candidate will be part of a team that plans, assess’ s and delivers activity sessions for disabled people across Cheshire.
You will coordinate weekly, evening and daytime, activity sessions for disabled people (online and face to face), supervise support workers and volunteers,complete home visits and complete accurate and timely case records and monitoring information.
You will be self-motivated, have the ability to work with disabled people, be creative, flexible, and adaptable, have strong interpersonal skills and be able to engage and motivate people to participate in activity sessions. Applicants will be committed to the inclusion of disabled people.
If you are interested in this role and think you have the required skills to work in our busy team, please visit our website www.disabilitypositive.org and download an application form or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a candidate pack quoting reference no CET/Nov20/GrpCord
Closing date for applications is Thursday 3rd December, 4.00 p.m. and interviews will take place on Thursday 17th December 2020.
Disability Positive are an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people/people with lived experience of disability and long-term conditions are particularly welcome.