Powys Befriending Service Outreach Worker
Base will be in PAVO Offices, either Newtown or Llandrindod Wells
working 35 hours per week Salary:- £26,511 per annum funded until 31st March 2022 (may be extended subject to continued funding)
The aim of the service is to provide befriending support to people aged 50+ in Powys to help them to maintain their independence and social networks and to live in their homes for as long as they are able. Clients may need support as a result of an illness, mental distress, disability, bereavement, isolation, loneliness, retirement or having recently moved into the area and having no social network.
The post holder will provide outreach activities across the whole of Powys, providing additional capacity and support in specific geographical locations as required. They will promote the project to clients, referrers and potential volunteers, register clients and match them to supported volunteers and groups.
This position has a requirement for an Enhanced DBS Check.
Closing date for applications: Monday 15 November 2021 at 9.30am
Interviews will be held on Thursday 18 November 2021
To apply click HERE