Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £22,367 - £23,270 actual per annum (depending on skills and experience)
Working Hours: 35 per week
Closing Date: 04 March 2021
Interview Date: TBC
Contact: Carrie Holmes - Caroline.Bowles@alzheimers.org.uk
Reference number: VAC1994
Area role covers: Community work across Bristol
Please note the deadline for submitting applications for this vacancy is 5pm on the closing date.
Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.
About the role
We are looking for a Community Development Coordinator to work within the Dementia Wellbeing service in Bristol.
We are looking for someone to lead on the equality and diversity agenda. This role will ensure that the Dementia Wellbeing Service is accessible to seldom heard from groups and will involve building relationships within communities and with local community groups.
You will have a good understanding of dementia, the impact of dementia on people, (both those diagnosed and those caring) and experience in working with people with dementia in the community, especially within seldom heard from groups and communities.
You will have experience of working with the equality and diversity agenda, and have the ability to lead on this, and who has good communication and organisational skills.
Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We 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. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society.
You can also visit our Working for Us pages, which give you more information about what it’s like to be an employee at the Society.
Please note, that for home-working roles, we require a reliable WiFi connection and a minimum 10Mb/s broadband. For our home-working employees, we currently offer a home-working allowance of £16 pounds a month (full-time).
If you’re experiencing problems applying for this role please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Alzheimer’s Society embraces diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of our people. We are committed to building a diverse organisation that represents the communities we serve and ensuring inclusion in everything we do.
Please note: Some of our roles may require a criminal records check. You can find our policy here.