Social Hub Worker - Community Project
Our client is setting up a new Social Hub project to support unemployed or economically inactive adults within Wolverhampton to improve their employability.
Social Hub Worker
37.5 hours per week
Salary: £18,000-£19,000 depending upon skills and experience
This is a fixed term contract for 3 years.
Our client is looking for an enthusiastic individual to represent this new project, supporting the development of Social Hubs in community venues in Wolverhampton. The Social Hubs will be for people to share interests, build skills and reduce social isolation.
Duties will include:
- Leading a small team who will deliver a variety of training to enable participants to become accredited volunteers to run Social Hubs.
- Actively promoting the Social Hub model to delivery partners and participants.
- Training and mentoring social hub members and develop a therapeutic relationship.
You will need excellent IT knowledge along with strong communication and interpersonal skills. Applicants must have a good understanding of the voluntary sector and demonstrate empathy and a non judgemental approach. Previous experience in a training role would be an advantage.
Closing date for completed applications: 9am, 21st April 2017.
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PLEASE NOTE: You are not applying at this stage, even though you may be asked to attach your CV on the job board, you will still need to apply directly to the employer after receiving your application pack.
Our client is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. All Post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure.
Our client is an Equal Opportunities Employer and they welcome applications from all sections of the community.
No agencies please.