SAVS – Team Leader (Folk Like Us)

SAVS – Team Leader (Folk Like Us)

To cover maternity leave
15 hours per week worked over 2 days (Tuesdays & Thursdays) (to include some evening & weekend working)
Salary: NJC Point 15 – 17 (£22,911 – £23,836 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.

Click here for the Job Description
Click here for the Application Form
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If you require more information, please email

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date for applications: 8am on Monday 25 November 2019
Interview Date: Thursday 28 November 2019

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

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

SAVS, 29-31 Alexandra Street, Southend on Sea SS1 1BW

Southend Association of Voluntary Services
Reg. Charity No: 1063655 Company No: 03351855