Community Wellbeing Officer FORV62236

Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary £19,000 per annum plus benefits
06 Apr 2018
04 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a forward-thinking social organisation that positively impacts communities. They're also proud to create opportunities that make things happen - for people, families, homes and communities. They're a busy team with lots to do and can only achieve this if they've got the right resources so look for people and partners with as much enthusiasm and passion as they have for making things happen.

They now have a new and exciting opportunity for a Community Wellbeing Officer to join them where you will provide a first-class service developing and delivering new community wellbeing offer across their Extra Care housing schemes and in the communities.

As a Community Wellbeing Officer, you will act as a key point of contact for the development of the new community wellbeing service with a prominent role in research, delivery and evaluation in addition to customer engagement and satisfaction.

Our client is looking for someone who has experience of working within a community wellbeing environment with experience of developing services, as well as research and evaluation skills. The role requires you to have an understanding of the 5 ways to Health with the ability to establish effective and productive partnerships with public, private and third-party agencies.

The role will also be a key contact for the development of the service offer for their new scheme in Knowsley, supporting the team to develop services and prepare for the launch of the scheme in 2019.

You will have good written and verbal communications and numeracy skills, coupled with GCSE’s or equivalent in maths and English.

Experience in customer engagement is important as is having a flexible approach, a driving licence and access to your own vehicle.

As well as a competitive salary and a generous holiday entitlement, they offer a range of benefits for a rewarding career including a health cash plan, pension scheme; child care vouchers and staff discount club membership. They’ll also make sure you get the training and benefits you deserve.

Our client is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Closing date: 3rd May 2018

Interview date: to be confirmed

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