Project Support Officer (Dementia Charity)
Project Support Officer (Dementia Charity) Take on dementia together Dementia devastates lives. By 2021, 1 million people will be living with the condition. But dementia won't win. Until the day they find a cure, our client will be here for anyone affected by dementia - wherever they are, whatever they're going through. Everything they do is informed and inspired by them. They are the UK's leading dementia charity. Every day, they work tirelessly to find new treatments and, ultimately, a cure for dementia. They provide expert information, training, and support services to all those who need their help. And they are creating a more dementia-friendly society so people with the condition can live without fear and prejudice. Position: Project Support Officer Location: Crutched Friars, London, EC3N 2AE Contract type: Full Time, Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary: £26,390 actual per annum Closing Date: 5pm on Friday 30th November. Interview date: Week beginning 14 November About the Role: The Project Support Officer for Integrated Health & Social Care will play a key role in helping to plan and deliver projects that will seek to ensure the needs of people affected by dementia are recognised and met by health & care providers that are working with new models of care to integrate services. The role will also support the Project Manager for Integrated Health and Social Care to keep up to date with the latest developments in integration policies and projects both at home and abroad, and to be a source of information for colleagues on the topic of integration. Scoping STP activity and keeping PM and Policy team informed of developments will be part of the role, along with Inputting into the Integration Project Group and providing administrative oversight for it. You will be responsible for managing enquiries in the Integration inbox from internal and external stakeholders and expected to assist broader policy areas of relevance to Integrated Health and Social Care. You will draft consultation response papers and keep their relevant position statements up to date. About You: You will be passionate about influencing to achieve meaningful change in the lives of people affected by dementia. You will have experience in information gathering, producing written reports and producing and delivering presentations. It is desirable that you have experience in project co-ordination within the health and care and/or charity sector. Their employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. They are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, all contributing to a strong work life balance. They also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with them. Our client is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Project Support Officer, Project Coordinator, Programme Coordinator, Project Officer, Charity, Third Sector, Not for Profit, Program Coordinator, etc.