Community Dementia Adviser (Sandwell)
Published on 31 January 2024 03:10 PM
Community Dementia Adviser
30 hours per week £20,372 + benefits (Fixed term to September 2026, possible additional 1 year)
Are you ready for the next challenge? Do you want a career that really makes a difference to people living with dementia?
This is an opportunity for a confident individual, and we would like to hear from candidates who are highly motivated, with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
We are looking for someone who is passionate about making a real difference to those living with dementia by offering support throughout their journey. The successful candidates will be working with a variety of professionals across health and social care to provide those affected by dementia in the area the best service possible.
Sandwell Community Dementia Service is a partnership of organisations working together with individuals with dementia and their families throughout their dementia journey. The Dementia adviser will work within Wednesbury town, and potentially, if the need arises, in an adjacent area, to support cover for a partner organisation, responding to geographical fluctuations in need.
There is also an additional 7 hours available to deliver dementia friendly activities across all towns of Sandwell until December 2024.
How to apply
Send your CV and a covering letter outlining your skills and experience in relation to the Job Description and Person Specification below. Your CV should be no more than two sides and covering letter no more than two sides also.
Applications can be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact Gemma Hollyoake, Memory Care Manager, by telephone on 0121 437 0033.
The closing date for applications is Tuesday 14th February 2024.
Please note - we will be interviewing candidates as they apply, so early applications are recommended.
Age UK Birmingham and Sandwell are committed to promoting equality of opportunity and diversity within our organisations and in relation to the recruitment and selection of staff.
Download the job descriptions for the main role and the 7 hour activities role below.