Support Coordinator

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Luton
Salary
£13,438.30 to £14,714.98
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Support Coordinator A great opportunity to provide advice & support with a UK Charity They are the UK’s leading charity dedicated to conquering stroke. There are over 1.2 million stroke survivors in the UK. Almost two thirds have a disability and one third rely on others for help, making stroke one of the biggest causes of disability. They are continually working to improve the lives of stroke survivors and their families who deserve the very best treatment and care. They deliver amazing, life-changing support to over 60,000 stroke survivors and their families each year. They also fund research to find better treatments, campaign for better stroke care and help people understand how to spot and prevent stroke. This work is made possible by more than 4,000 talented volunteers and staff, their fantastic supporters and their strong relationships with the stroke clinical and research community. They work with integrity, demonstrating their values as one combined passionate, innovative, respectful and professional team. Together we can conquer stroke Position: Support Coordinator Location: Luton Job Type: Fixed Term (Their services are contracted, we currently have funding for this contract until 31st March 2018) Hours: Part time, 21 per week Salary: £13,438.30 to £14,714.98 Closing Date: 15th October 2017 Interview Date: 23rd October 2017 About the role: They are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join an established team in Luton. Working with the existing team and reporting to the Regional Management Team you will also work in partnership with other health and social care professionals, providing an integrated support service to stroke survivors, their families and carers. The Support Coordinator will offer practical advice, information and emotional support, helping them adjust to the impact of stroke on their lives and working with them to identify and work towards their personal goals in recovery. About you: Key skills and experience will include needs assessment, excellent listening and communication, managing staff and volunteers, interpersonal and communication skills. Using your own vehicle for business purposes you will be required to travel regularly within your locality and beyond occasionally. You will have access to a team administrator and hot desking facilities at their Luton office, but will be predominantly home based when not out visiting clients. You may have experience of the following: Stroke Recovery Service Coordinator, Support Coordinator, Service Coordinator, Health Care, Stroke Recovery, Third Sector, Charity, Advice, Administration etc. This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.