JOB VACANCIES

Worcester Community Trust is a registered charity that puts community at the forefront of the development of new and existing services, enabling everyone from across the whole city to get involved. It manages seven community centres in Worcester, providing space and facilities for community use and activities and services for children, young people and the wider community. We are constantly exploring new and innovative ways of involving our communities in developing new activities and services.

 

Please see below our list of job vacancies.

We always have Voluntary Positions available, please call 01905 453453 for further details.

WELLEBEING SERVICES MANAGER

Wellbeing Services Manager

37 hours per week

£27,500 per annum

 

About Worcester Community Trust

Worcester Community Trust is a registered charity that runs six community centres in the City of Worcester providing crucial facilities for community use, activities and services, empowering people of all ages. We deliver a wide range of services that make a difference to the daily lives of people in our communities including the socially isolated, the lonely, victims of domestic abuse and the wider community.

We aim to be at the centre of thriving communities and for our centres to be the hub of community activity to achieve our vision of Bringing People Together. 

This is your opportunity to be part of a dynamic team helping the Trust achieve ambitious plans for growth.  

The Role

Worcester Community Trust is looking to appoint a Service Manger to lead on our Wellbeing Projects which aim to provide support services to socially isolated and vulnerable people in our communities.

This role will manage three main wellbeing services; the Community Connectors Project, the PLUS (People Like Us) Service and the Snack and Chat project.

These services provide both 1 to 1 and small group support and activities to reduce loneliness and isolation and improve feelings of wellbeing. We bring people together to create peer support networks and to connect people to mainstream professional services, supporting them to become volunteers and invest back into the local community.

Essential criteria:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in managing multiple projects within health and wellbeing services with proven ability to deliver against a range of outcomes
  • Experience of managing contracts and SLA’s including performance, compliance, and quality
  • Excellent organisational skills with an ability to manage multiple work streams and funder requirements
  • An understanding of the complex issues presented by individuals affected by poor health, wellbeing, and loneliness

For any specific queries about the role, please contact Mark Steadman on 07391017681 

For a full job description and an application form please contact Cathy in our HR team – cathy@worcestercommunitytrust.org.uk

Alternatively please download below:

Wellbeing Services Manager JD & PS

Application Form WBSM

Deadline for receipt of completed applications is 09.00am on 8th December 2020

Interviews will be held on 16th December 2020

BBO JOB COACH

   

VACANCY for Job Coach

Salary – £25,230, up to 18-month contract (depending on start date)

 

Worcester Community Trust is a partner in an innovative Worcestershire consortium, Fusion. Fusion have been successful in securing funding from the European Social Fund and The National Lottery Community Fund to deliver the Building Better Opportunities (BBO) programme across the County. The project is currently in its fourth year and is planned to run until September 2022.

 

To take forward our success we are seeking to appoint an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic person to be a Building Better Opportunities Job Coach. You will work with Worcester Community Trust and the wider BBO team to provide employment support to participants.  The appointed person is required to work with people furthest from the labour market and support individuals through a tailored and creative action plan enabling people to reach their full potential.

 

The successful candidate will be expected to manage their own case load and recruit new participants to programme, have a positive attitude, and be an effective communicator with participants and external partners. The post holder will be required to hold, or be willing to work towards, an Information, Advice & Guidance qualification and understand the UK Welfare to Work Programme.

 

Dependent on the start date this will be a fixed term contract for an 18-month period. It will be funded by the European Social Fund and National Lottery Community Fund. This is a challenging post and will require you to be innovative. You will be part of a dedicated team that provides a high-quality service and that is committed to valuing and supporting the local community.

 

Due to the nature of this work, an enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for the successful applicant.

 

Essential criteria:

  • Educational level – NVQ 4/HNC in Information, Advice and Guidance, or willing to work towards
  • Experience of working with diverse participants to deliver employment services
  • Experience of keeping records for contract administration purposes

 

You will need to be highly motivated, committed to our values and an excellent communicator. In return we offer great working conditions including leave and pension arrangements.

 

For any specific queries about the role, please contact Mark Steadman on 07391017681 

For a full job description and an application form please email Cathy in our HR team Cathy@worcestercommunitytrust.org.uk, call 01905 453453 ext 151 or download below:

Fusion BBO Job Coach JD & PS Nov 2020

Application Form Job Coach Nov 2020

Deadline for receipt of completed applications is 09.00am on 7th December 2020

Interviews will be held on 18th December 2020