Voluntary Action - Voluntary and Community Sector Capacity Builder (Social Prescribing)

paid Vacancy Type
£22,500 per annum funded by North Lincolnshire Council for 12 monthsSalary
23rd June 20Closing Date

Vacancy Hours

37 hours per week:
The hours will need to be worked flexibly to include some evening and weekend work.
Voluntary Action is a registered charity working to support and develop voluntary and community activity throughout North Lincolnshire.
 
We are looking to appoint a:
 
Voluntary and Community Sector Capacity Builder (Social Prescribing).
 
Salary: £22,500  per annum funded by North Lincolnshire Council for 12 months.
 
37 hours per week:
The hours will need to be worked flexibly to include some evening and weekend work.

The successful candidate will encourage and enable voluntary activity in North Lincolnshire to support the effective delivery of Social Prescribing within communities, particularly, by the provision of advice, information and services to voluntary organisations, community groups and individual volunteers and to help meet the social needs identified by the Social Prescribing Link Workers.
 
We are looking for applicants:
 
  • Who will ideally (but not essentially) have some community development experience in a paid or unpaid capacity
  • A good understanding of how non-medical approaches contribute to the health and wellbeing of individuals
  • An ability to understand and advise on potential sources of funding and the required application, monitoring and evaluation requirements.
  • An understanding of and ability to apply diagnostic techniques to organisational and project development and capacity building.
  • An ability to understand and advise on charity law, organisational status and best governance practice for the VCS
 
If this job sounds right for you please contact VANL for an application pack by emailing: carole.phillips@vanl.org.uk

Closing date: 23.06.20                            Interviews: 30.06.20, or 01.07.20

Please note: C.V.’s not accepted.
Charity number: 1063019                                             Company LTD by guarantee: 3346067
                                Striving towards Equal Opportunities.