Graduate Development Officer
Creative Support is a national, fast growing not-for-profit organisation providing support to individuals with a wide range of needs. We support people with learning disabilities and mental health needs in Islington, Camden and Barnet. We are seeking a proactive and well organised individual who is passionate about working in the not-for-profit sector. You will plan and coordinate training for our Islington, Camden and Barnet staff, maintain high levels of service user involvement, work to develop our services across the region and operate collaboratively across the organisation on a variety of projects.
You will be well organised and efficient with excellent attention to detail with good IT (especially Word/Excel/Powerpoint) and communication skills. A good standard of verbal and written English is essential. You will be approachable with a warm and helpful telephone manner. You must enjoy team working as well as working alone using your initiative. Gumption and a can-do attitude will hold you in good stead.
A genuine interest in people with learning disabilities and mental health needs along with a commitment to diversity is essential.In return for your commitment we can offer you interesting, varied and rewarding work and you will enjoy supportive management from senior managers.
You will be based in our London office in Archway but you will be expected to travel for events and activities in our supported living services across Islington, Camden and Barnet and occasionally other parts of the country. All services can be reached easily by bus or train. Working hours are full time Monday to Friday, with occasional weekend and evening work as required.
Applicants must submit a completed Creative Support application form which can be requested or downloaded via the listed methods. You may attach a CV if you wish to support your application but CVs alone will not be accepted. An enhanced DBS check is required, which Creative Support pays for. Creative Support is not a recruitment sourcing agency; all employees are directly employed by us. We do not accept contact from recruitment candidate sourcing/advertising agencies. Upon receipt of your application we will email you a confirmation of receipt. If you do not receive this confirmation email please contact us via telephone or email. Contact information can be found on our company website. Please note applications will be shortlisted as they are received and we may contact you before the closing date to arrange an interview.
Closing Date: 30 July 2017