Are you passionate about helping others to live a happy and fulfilled life?
Are you confident, self-motivated, flexible, and have a ‘can do’ attitude?
This is an exciting opportunity to work on a new Big Lottery funded project working with people over 50 who are socially isolated or experiencing loneliness due to changing life circumstances. Imago is a leading charity providing support and opportunities to people across the South East, and you will join an experienced adult services team to develop the CAMEO (Come and Meet Each Other) service across Dartford, Gravesham and Swanley.
CAMEO offers a 12-week programme of activities with sessions on topics such as healthy living, personal finances, volunteering and community services; you will design and publicise the programme, working with local partners to deliver sessions. A key aspect of CAMEO is sustainability and you will provide ‘light touch’ support to groups to continue after the programme; engaging participants in volunteering and accessing community facilities.
Knowledge of local services and the ability to build effective networks with cross sector organisations is essential.
Car driver essential.
You can make a difference and be part of the solution.
Imago is a long established, well respected and effective charity working across Kent, Medway and East Sussex to deliver a range of services to individuals, voluntary and community organisations, the public and private sector.
Our mission is to promote, develop and facilitate social action, support independence and empower communities. User and volunteer engagement, leadership and involvement in decision making are core principles.
We deliver a wide range of services in partnership with funders, public sector commissioners and private sector sponsors to children and young people, older people, carers, and volunteers.
Underpinning our work is a commitment to excellence, evidencing impact and safeguarding vulnerable people.
Imago offers a competitive remuneration package consisting of salary, contributory pension, healthcare benefits and 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays.
Post is subject to references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check
Please either submit your CV with a short covering note outlining your CURRENT SALARY and or visit our website at www.imago.community for a full application.
Imago recognises that many people in our society experience discrimination or lack of opportunity for reasons that are not fair. These include: race, religion, creed, colour, national and ethnic origin, political beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability (including mental illness), HIV status, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity status, responsibility for dependants, appearance, geographical area, social class, income level or criminal record.
Imago aims to create a culture that respects and values each other’s differences. Imago sees these differences as an asset to our work as they improve our ability to meet the needs of the organisations and people we serve. We proactively seek to increase opportunities for inclusion, and celebrate diversity across our organisation and within the communities we serve.