We are looking for someone to oversee the welfare needs of all Pinner members by providing practical and emotional support to those who require it and by encouraging members to volunteer their services.
The main duties will include:
- Being the first point of contact for telephone, email and face to
face enquiries relating to Pinner Care.
- To proactively identify, assess and prioritise the care and welfare needs in the Pinner community.
- To recruit, train, support and supervise teams of Pinner Care volunteers able to respond to community requirements.
- To develop and implement Pinner Care programmes and projects relevant to the identified needs.
The successful person will have proven ability to work with vulnerable people of all ages and abilities, ensure confidentiality is kept at all times, have good time management and effective customer care skills, be self-motivated and adaptable. The post holder must be able to work unsupervised, work their own initiative, and deliver project results under pressure within deadlines and objectives.
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) are essential as well as strong computer skills.
Closing date for receipt of applications – 23rd March 2018
To view the job description and apply for this position, please log on to our website www.theus.org.uk/vacancies