Team Leader (Folk Like Us) – SAVS

Team Leader (Folk Like Us) – SAVS

Team Leader (Folk Like Us)

18.5 hours per week (to include some evening & weekend working)

Salary:  NJC Point 25 – £22,658 per annum (pro rata)

Southend Association of Voluntary Services is looking for an enthusiastic, supportive and caring person to join the Turning Tides Team. Folk Like Us is a Big Lottery funded project that supports people aged over 65 years to reduce social isolation.

Based in our offices in Alexandra Street, Southend, the role is to:

  • Run information hub and support elderly people to access services
  • Plan and organise information session at the hub and community events
  • To work with isolated elderly people to help them identify their own outcomes and monitor their success
  • To guide and signpost elderly people and encourage new members

The successful candidate will have experience of working with older people and an understanding of their needs.

Full clean driving licence essential.

Details can also be downloaded below

Job Description

Application Form

Equal Opportunity Form

For further information please e-mail Julie Newman at:

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date for applications:  9am on Thursday 3rd May 2018

Interview Date:  Tuesday 8th May 2018

If you have not been contacted by us prior to the interview date, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.


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