Community Champion Walsall, West Midlands (Blakenall/Goscote) National Minimum Wage dependant on age Fixed Term Contract up until March 2019, 24 hours per week (flexible working) To apply for this role you must you live in the Blackball/Goscote area or have connections with this local community (family, friends, worked or gone to school in the area) to fulfil the role. Our client want their customers to have healthy, prosperous lives but understand that some may require their support to achieve this. Does this sound like something you want to be part of? If so, you could be their next Community Champion. They are looking for someone who is passionate about their community and people, someone who enjoys talking to people and being out and about within the community. Ideally, you will also have an interest in improving health and understand the importance of promoting a healthy lifestyle. To apply for this role, you must have a Level 1 Literacy and Numeracy qualification, or be qualified by experience to an equivalent level. Previous experience working as a volunteer or in a similar field (carer, supporting people) is also essential. You must be committed to undertaking training that will improve your skills and willing to work in different venues and ability to work well in a team and use your own initiative. If you are looking for your next role and want to work for an ambitious, forward thinking organisation, then this could be for you. In return they offer a great benefits package including 27 days annual leave, a defined benefit pension scheme and a health cash plan. Our client is committed to safer recruitment and to the protection and safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults and will conduct appropriate background checks where necessary.