Community Support Services
Fixed Term Contract to 31/03/2021
26 hours a week.
FTE: £30,510.00 - £35,223.00 pa
Pro-Rata: £21,970.00 – £25,363.00 pa
Are you an inspiring manager who is able to develop innovative and creative services based on local community needs, and who relishes a challenge?
About the role
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our Community Support Services team and make a positive contribution to the life of two communities at Thames Ditton Centre for the Community supporting Older People on a Monday and Thursday and supporting a team of trustees in the running and development of Lower Green Community Centre. At Thames Ditton we directly providing a range of services including a Community Café, home-cooked hot lunches and Elmbridge’s Men-in-Sheds project, as well as space for regular and one-off hire. The Lower Green Centre is a community building and has recently been refurbished, where the plan is to expand footfall and increase community involvement.
The applicant will also be required to take an enhanced DBS disclosure
You are a caring, creative, strong practical hands on self-starter with leadership and change management skills and can manage two centres in our borough. You have a passion for developing and delivering all aspects of these services for the benefit of the community and have the ability to work in partnership with health, social care, voluntary sector and local businesses.
If you believe you have these skills, the required experience and the motivation to succeed in this role, we look forward to hearing from you.
You will be joining a progressive organisation, determined to support its residents in all aspects of their lives. You will find yourself being supported by a dedicated team and committed management group.
If you would like to chat about this role please contact Melanie Bussicott on 01372 474545
Closing Date: 8th September 2019 - 11.55PM
Interview date: To be confirmed
Elmbridge Borough Council - Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
How to apply
Please note that we do not accept CVs. We only accept online applications.
To apply use the "Apply Online" button below, which will take you to our Applicant Tracking System ('ATS') where, once you have applied, you can log on to your online account at any time to view the status of any of your applications. By using ATS, you can track the progress of your application(s), receive communications by email, select your own interview time online and see whether you have been made a conditional offer.