A great opportunity to provide advice & support with a UK Charity
Our client is the UK’s leading charity dedicated to conquering stroke.
There are over 1.2 million stroke survivors in the UK. Almost two thirds have a disability and one third rely on others for help, making stroke one of the biggest causes of disability.
They are continually working to improve the lives of stroke survivors and their families who deserve the very best treatment and care. They deliver amazing, life-changing support to over 60,000 stroke survivors and their families each year. They also fund research to find better treatments, campaign for better stroke care and help people understand how to spot and prevent stroke. This work is made possible by more than 4,000 talented volunteers and staff, their fantastic supporters and their strong relationships with the stroke clinical and research community.
They work with integrity, demonstrating their values as one combined passionate, innovative, respectful and professional team.
Together we can conquer stroke
Position: Stroke Recovery Support Assistant
Location: Stoke on Trent and North Staffordshire; office based in Stoke on Trent
Job Type: Permanent (Their services are contract based; they currently have funding for this contract until 31 March 2019)
Hours: Part time, 25 per week
Salary: circa £14,000 per annum
Closing Date: 2 April 2018
Interview Date: 16 April 2018
About the role:
This is an exciting opportunity to support their work with stroke survivors and their families following stroke.
They are looking for an innovative, passionate and professional individual with excellent communication, interpersonal, administrative and organisational skills to join their Service team in Stoke and North Staffordshire.
The Stroke Recovery Service Assistant will be responsible for supporting the delivery of the service under the guidance of the Stroke Recovery Coordinators.
The service aims to identify and address the needs of stroke survivors and carers across the stroke pathway, by providing a range of innovative support solutions, supporting them to meet their desired outcomes.
The role is varied and includes administration and data capture, liaison with stroke survivors, families and other organisations, volunteer support and coordination.
Applicants are likely to have experience of supporting people with disabilities and working with volunteers.
Excellent IT skills, a flexible approach to your role, use of your own car and the ability to drive are essential.
You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Care Worker, Care Assistant, Healthcare Assistant, Learning Disabilities, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Care Staff, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Not for Profit, NFP, etc.
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