Voluntary Sector Service Market Engagement Office - Community Navigator Project

City of Bristol
24 hrs per week - Salary pro rata per annum
17 May 2018
01 Jun 2018
Part Time
Contract Type

The successful candidate will be committed to engaging with the local voluntary sector, to create excellent services for people over 50.

Aims of the Post:

To work with partner agencies Bristol Community Health, BS3 Community and Barton Hill Settlement. To research and develop voluntary sector support options available to people over 50 in East, Inner and South Bristol. To network and liaise with voluntary and community sector (VCS) groups in Bristol to develop their awareness of Community Navigators Bristol and Bristol Ageing Better (BAB) and to develop referral pathways. To build the capacity of voluntary and community groups to work effectively to reduce social isolation for older people. Interviews will be held between 14th June 2018

Based at the Vassall Centre in Fishponds, Bristol, The Care Forum is a charity which specialises in all aspects of health and social care, including the delivery of advocacy services to individuals, signposting and information, patient and public involvement, volunteer opportunities and voluntary sector infrastructure support.

The Care Forum is a strongly committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all members of our community.