Elders Wellbeing Officer
Part-time, 14 hours weekly (Monday/Wednesday/Friday)
Contract – 1 year fixed term
Hourly rate – £13 (£23,660 pro-ratio)
The Lewisham Irish Community Centre (LICC) is seeking an Elders Wellbeing Officer. The Elders Wellbeing Officer will make a key contribution to the strategic aims of the LICC with a specific focus on meeting the needs and supporting the welfare of the older Irish community and keeping our community connected. The role will facilitate three weekly programs including our Monday Digital classes, Wednesday (Bia) Community Meals Project and Lewisham Irish Elders Program. The role involves face to face interaction with older people, some of whom may be living with dementia, mental health issues or substance misuse. The role requires a strong understanding of equality and diversity and safeguarding vulnerable adults.
We are committed to promoting equality & diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are a disability confident employer and committed to ensuring that our recruitment and selection process is inclusive and accessible.
Closing date for completed applications 5pm Friday 15 October 2021.
Interviews to take place week beginning 18 October 2021 with the successful candidate starting as soon as possible
If you’re interested in working with us please review the JD and complete the application form below.
If you’d like to have an informal discussion about the role please email Kathleen Sheridan, CEO, to arrange a call – email@example.com