Regional Manager – South West
Home Based – preferably in the Exeter/Plymouth area
Salary of £28,000 per annum
Full-time (37.5 hours)
Are you somebody who would love to use your successful track record of working with volunteers, experience of partnership working and commitment to person-centred working practices? Do you have an awareness or understanding of sight loss and outstanding organisational and communication skills?
Macular disease is the biggest cause of sight loss in the UK, with around 300 people diagnosed every day. The Macular Society is the only charity determined to beat the fear and isolation of macular disease with world class research and, the best advice and support.
To support people affected by macular disease now, the Macular Society provides a range of support, information and services. Their research programme is focused on finding new treatments and a cure to beat macular disease forever.
This post holder will work towards expanding and developing a sustainable peer support network for people living with macular conditions, within the South West of England. They will act as a main contact for all our support services across the area. They will also be supporting, developing and at times facilitating meetings and events.
They will recruit, retain and manage volunteers and occasionally support development throughout England. This post holder will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with relevant services in South West England.
We are an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.
This role requires the ability to travel across the South West of England and wider England (and occasionally to our Head Office in Andover, Hampshire).
Good broadband connection is essential for this role.
Please view the full job specification at our website. Please address any questions by email to Stella Black.
To apply, click ‘Apply’ and you will be taken to our website where you will be able to complete your application.
Closing date: 22nd October 2021
Interviews: 2nd and 3rd November 2021
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