Group Coordinator

Easy Web Recruitment
13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Group Coordinator 

Let’s take on dementia together. 

Our client is the UK's leading dementia charity. They provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. 

Position: Group Coordinator 
Location: Merton 
Contract type: Fixed term ending 31/03/2018 
Hours: 28 per week 
Salary: £17,516.00 actual per annum 

Closing date: 20 April 2017 
Interview date: 2 May 2017 

About the role: 

The purpose of this role is to coordinate, organise and facilitate the successful and safe provision of services delivered in a group setting. The type of service delivered in a group setting may include Dementia Café, Activity Groups and Singing for the Brain. The successful candidate will setup, promote, establish, organise and facilitate group(s), take account of the individual needs of group attendees when designing group sessions and adjusting the programme as necessary. 

About you: 

You will possess an NVQ Level 2 or equivalent, have good organising and facilitation skills, good communication and listening skills and an understanding of the value of group activities to people living with dementia. Good computer skills are also a requirement of the role. 

Please note that this position will include a Saturday café from 2-4pm once or twice per month, and a number of cafes and groups from the Merton Dementia HUB and around the borough that may occasionally be outside of working hours. Working days will need to include Tuesdays and Fridays. 

Our client is committed to equal opportunities. 

You may have experience of the following: Group Coordinator, Charity, Activity Group Coordinator, Dementia, Support Worker, Voluntary Services, Third Sector, Not for Profit, NFP, Volunteer 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.