A rare opportunity has arisen for two post-holders to join a vibrant, person-centred charity with a 90 year history of serving communities across Lincolnshire. Community Lincs is described by its staff as being an innovative and rewarding place to work and you would be joining us during an exciting phase of our development as we create new opportunities for supporting individuals, families and communities across the county.
Our Talk, Eat and Drink project in East Lindsey is already having a major, positive impact on the lives of older people in the region. The T.E.D. project team work with local partners to address issues of social isolation in the over 50 population, thanks to a successful grant application through the Big Lottery, as part of their national Ageing Better Programme. We are looking for two post-holders to help us to take the project through to the next stage of its development and delivery.
T.E.D. Co-ordinator – Age Friendly Business – Ref No: AT/TEDCO2018
37 hours per week, £23,000 pa, fixed term contract to March 2021, based in Sleaford with potential for some home-working and regular travel around East Lindsey. You will be an experienced professional with a track-record of working proactively within communities and engaging volunteers. You will have the necessary drive, enthusiasm and creativity to delivery on our Age Friendly Business Award strategy across East Lindsey. We require a team-player and an excellent communicator for this role and someone who is confident and able to understand and articulate the particular needs of people over 50, particularly in relation to the value older people
can bring to a community business context. This post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
The closing date for both roles is Friday 23rd February 2018 with interviews being held in Sleaford on either the 13th or 15th March 2018.
Applicants who are shortlisted will be advised by Monday 5th March 2018. If you have not heard anything by this date then please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.
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This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be asked to complete a self-declaration statement and an enhanced DBS check will be required for any post that puts the applicant into contact with children, young people and/or vulnerable adults.