Do you enjoy working with individuals and groups and helping them to become involved?
Do you believe that people know best about the services they might make use of?
Age UK East London is recruiting for a maternity cover Co-ordinator to support one of three Older People’s Reference Groups (OPRG) it hosts. OPRG is a service user-led group which facilitates the engagement of older people in issues and services affecting them.
We are looking for someone with a good understanding and a commitment to empowerment and coproduction with good inter-personal skills. Experience of event organisation, report writing and servicing meetings is desirable. Familiarity with the public policy agenda affecting older people and knowledge of health and social care provision would be an advantage.
£26,000pa pro rata for 18 hrs per week.
Contract until 31st October 2015, with the possibility for extension dependent on funding.
To apply please go to our website for an application pack.
Closing date: 12 noon 23rd March 2015
Shortlisting: 24th March 2015
Interviews week beginning the 30th March 2015