Four Voluntary and Community Sector organisations work in partnership to deliver a targeted service to help older people in Essex. The “Community Agents Essex” service is a countywide network of agents and volunteers who will support older people and informal carers to find and develop independent living solutions from within their local community.
Community Agent (Clacton on Sea area)
We are looking for a Community Agent to operate in the Clacton on Sea area. Full training and support will be provided but you will need a good knowledge of the local community. Salary £8.26 per hour plus travelling expenses. Flexible working hours between 10 and 20 hours per week (Minimum 10 hours)
Applicants must be able to demonstrate that they can proactively engage with and support older people in the community often on a one to one basis. Working as part of a team you must have excellent spoken and written communication skills and possess the ability to solve problems. You must have good IT skills, a full driving licence and use of your own car.
Interviews for these posts will be held during the week commencing 26th September 2016. The closing date for all applications is: 13th September 2016
For more information about how to apply for one of these posts please visit www.communityagentsessex.org.uk