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We employ over 40 paid staff and we have 90+ volunteers to provide a range of services for older people in Bristol. We offer training and regular support and the opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills in working with this group.

We currently have the following vacancy available with Bristol Ageing Better:

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LGBT Community Development Worker for Older People
Full time – 35 hours per week
Term: Until March 2020
Salary: £21,319

Bristol Ageing Better (BAB) is a partnership of organisations and individuals working together to reduce isolation and loneliness amongst older people across Bristol. The partnership is led by Age UK Bristol and has been awarded £5.9million from the Big Lottery Fund. Programme delivery started in April 2015.

Further information on BAB:

We are looking for someone with a passion for community development to deliver a project that works with older LGBT people to make changes in their communities. The role will require experience of managing and delivering projects, and bringing together stakeholders from across statutory, voluntary and private sector.

Bristol Ageing Better works to help older people live fulfilling lives. As such we actively encourage applications from older people. Appointment will be based on merit alone.

For an informal discussion about the programme and role please contact: Carly Urbanski, BAB Programme Manager, on 0117 928 1539. The full job description can be found in the downloads section at the bottom of this page.

To apply: Please see the application form and additional documents below or contact Rebecca Hine for an Application Pack – email or call 0117 928 1539.

Canningford House, 38 Victoria Street, BRISTOL BS1 6BY
Telephone No: 0117 929 7537

Closing Date for Applications: Tuesday 10th April 2018 (12 noon)

Interviews: Wednesday 25th April 2018