16 November 2021
Job Opportunities with Daventry Volunteer Centre
Project Co-ordinator – 20hours/week
- £23,665 pro rata for 20 hours per week fixed term contract for 3 years from January 2022 to December 2024.
Project Worker – 20hours/week
- £21,164 pro rata for 20 hours per week fixed term contract for 3 years from January 2022 to December 2024
The Henry Smith Foundation has funded an exciting new 3-year project (Horizon) to support and enable individuals with a wide range of additional support needs to participate in volunteering opportunities, undertake training and skills building, benefit from 1-1 tailored support aimed at increasing health & wellbeing and community connections, and take part in social activities and events.
The Horizon project will be based at the Daventry Volunteer Centre in the centre of Daventry. Experience of supporting people with a wide range of additional support needs with both 1-1 and group work is essential. Tasks will include writing personal plans, training and skills development, mentoring, advocacy, liaising with local agencies and VCSE organisations, volunteer recruitment and promotion of the Horizon project. The applicant will need to have access to their own transport and a clean driving licence and be able to work occasional evenings and weekends.
The closing date for applications is 29th November 2021.
Interviews will be held on Monday 29th November and Wednesday 8th December 2021