Community Connectors Project Officer (Wainfleet)

Please send your CV via email to Jacqui.Adams@lincsymca.co.uk


Job Title: Community Connectors Project Officer (Wainfleet)

Hours: 18.5 (Per Week)

Salary: £22,000

Closing Date: Friday 20th November 2020 


Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity to join our friendly team and to deliver our new Community Connectors Project.  Community Connections uses the power of a cuppa, cake and company to develop meaningful connections between people and support communities to take the lead.

The Project Officer will have responsibility for effectively developing and delivering the Community Connections Project in Wainfleet, East Lindsey.  Through developing meaningful connections between people and supporting the community to take the lead, the Community Connections Project will work to tackle social isolation, minimise disadvantage, encourage participation and build age-friendly and inclusive networks across the community.

The successful applicant will be a team-player and excellent communicator, someone who is confident and able to make judgements unaided and to work independently and proactively within the community.

Travel is required and therefore access to your own car will be essential to this role, as well as a willingness to work outside of normal office hours when required.

An enhanced DBS check will be required for any post that puts the applicant into contact with children, young people and/or vulnerable adults.

 

General responsibilities of all staff

Safeguarding

YMCA Lincolnshire is committed to the principles and practices of safeguarding. We believe safeguarding has paramount importance, and everyone in the Association shares an objective to help keep young people and vulnerable adults safe. Each staff member is required to take personal responsibility for ensuring the safeguarding of others and maintaining own knowledge and understanding through continued familiarity with YMCA Lincolnshire policies and guidance, promoting safe practice and reporting any concerns

Equality & Diversity

YMCA Lincolnshire is committed to upholding the values that underpin current equality and diversity legislation. We recognise the importance of equality and diversity being an integral part of our work, to promote equality and prevent unlawful direct or indirect discrimination. Each staff member is required to take personal responsibility for ensuring equality and diversity is recognised and promoted in all aspects of the role, maintaining own knowledge and understanding through continued familiarity with Association policies and guidance

Health & Safety

YMCA Lincolnshire is committed to the health, safety and welfare of our residents, service users, employees, and all visiting stakeholders. Each staff member is required to ensure that they and others take notice of and operate within Association Health and Safety guidelines.

 

For the full job description with the Person Specification, please click here.


For more information, contact us by calling 01522 508 383 or by email: Jacqui.Adams@lincsymca.co.uk