Carer Involvement Lead (Cheshire and Merseyside)
Are you passionate about carers of people with dementia having their voices heard – we are!
tide are looking for a dynamic Carer Involvement Lead covering Merseyside and Cheshire to join our team to help us establish, strengthen and increase the impact of tide across the area.
We are looking for an enthusiastic Carer Involvement Lead to cover the Merseyside and Cheshire area, who will be able to recruit carers and former carers of people with dementia to the tide network, ensuring their development needs are identified and met through our development programme. The Carer Involvement Lead will enable the effective participation and involvement of tide members in local regional and national events.
Location: tide Head Office, 151 Dale Street, Liverpool, Merseyside L2 2AH. There will travel across the Merseyside and Cheshire area.
Salary: £25,000-£28,000 pa + competitive charity-sector benefits
Hours: Full Time
Benefits: 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, flexible working, pension, Medicash option, discounted gym membership option, staff development and training.
Closing date: 24th September 2019
Assessment Day and Interview: 10th October 2019
As Carers Involvement Lead, you will:
- Have experience of recruiting and supporting volunteers.
- Be adept at networking and building relationships leading to strong external partnerships.
- Willing and able to travel across the Merseyside and Cheshire.
- Have a ‘hands on’, ‘can do’ attitude to raising the awareness and impact of tide.
About the Life Story Network and tide
Life Story Network’s mission is to transform society through the power of life stories to unlock people’s potential and improve their wellbeing.
Our tide programme (soon to become a charity in its own right) works with carers of people with dementia, investing in their personal development to unlock their potential; we empower them to recognise their own value and the contribution they make as individuals and as a collective. We do this through our Carer Development Programme, our Involvement Network and providing influencing opportunities at national, regional and local level.
Applicants should complete the application form, using the job description (in the application pack). Both the application form and monitoring form will need to be returned by the closing date to Pauline Burke by post or email. Please state which role you are applying for clearly on any correspondence.
Send applications to:
The Life Story Network CIC and tide
151 Dale Street
For informal discussions regarding any of these posts, please contact Ian Homard on 0151 237 2669.