Social Group Coordinator
Our client has an exciting opportunity for a dedicated and motivated individual to join their ‘Get Out There’ team to manage their Social Group based in Warwickshire. This is a part time role working 20 hours per week, offered on a fixed term contract until August 2019.
Social Group Coordinator
Hours: 20 hours per week, part time
Location: Warwickshire (home based)
Contract type: Temporary, Fixed Term
Salary: £21,499 - £23,794 per annum, pro rata
About the role
As a Social Group Co-ordinator you will recruit and lead a team of support workers and volunteers to offer support to children and young people with complex needs, which may include sensory impairments, additional learning or physical disabilities, or autism. You will enable them to enjoy more independent lives through social opportunities at weekends, after school and during school holidays, in community settings such as youth clubs or activity venues.
You will have experience working in a care setting and be keen to take on a team management role. You will be able to coordinate and plan a range of activities. Experience working with young people with complex communication and learning needs is desirable.
You will have excellent communication skills, and the ability to liaise with the families, friends and schools of our service users. Good computer skills are necessary for the administrative aspects of this role, including use of the full Microsoft Office Suite.
A full UK driving licence and use of your own vehicle is essential for this role.
For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. This charity is here to help people communicate and experience the world.
They believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.
The organisation has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.
Working at the charity can be incredibly rewarding; they offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition they have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join a Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.
Closing date: Sunday 20 January 2019
TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION:
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If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format for example large print, Braille or audio, this can be arranged.
The charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. Therefore all offers of employment, where appropriate, are subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Our client is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.
No agencies please.