Community Co-ordinator (Fixed Term) based at MHA Communities, Test Valley.Available Hours:
Fixed Term - Part Time - 13 hours per week.
(2 Year Fixed Term Contract)
Ideal candidate will be available Monday 6.5 hours, Friday 6.5 hours. Work predominantly in Romsey, North Baddesley and Valley Park, however travel throughout Test valley will be required to cover staff holidays
The MHA Communities Coordinator is responsible for coordinating and running a programme of activities, the scope of which will vary depending upon local need.
All activities will seek to reduce feelings of isolation and loneliness and promote the wellbeing of older people across a range of community settings.This programme could include any mix from MHA's core service offering - such as befriending, lunch clubs, social outings or clubs. In addition, the post holder will be required to develop new activities based on feedback from and the needs of the community - this could include coordinating with other organisations such as local colleges to offer IT classes or arranging for a local professional to deliver a series of exercise groups.The Community Coordinator will work closely with a variety of internal and external stakeholders and so good communication is as important as having strong organisation skills. For more information about the role please review the Job Description attached.
28 days holiday, Pension, Life Assurance, High Street Discount Scheme, Career Development, Free DBSPlease note that interviews may take place prior to the advert closing as and when suitable applications are received. If a suitable candidate is appointed the role may close early, therefore please do not hesitate to submit your application."Agencies: Please note, MHA do not accept unsolicited CV's from any agencies, regardless of whether they are on our Preferred Supplier List (PSL) or not. We only accept CV's from agencies that have been appointed and briefed by MHA's central Talent Acquisition Team."
MHA Communities, Test Valley is led by our volunteers and members, to ensure that we are providing the practical and social support that people need.
The services MHA Communities schemes provide are social support within the community, there is no expectation of personal or domiciliary care and this is not a housing or care home role.
So if you are excited about working with us and think you can do much of what we are looking for, but not 100% there yet.... why not give us a call for an informal chat.