Connect Buddies Coordinator

Colwyn Bay, Conwy
NJC scale 22 (£20,456 pro rata)
15 Dec 2016
12 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
<p>&nbsp;Job Purpose:&nbsp;To assist, development and sustain the service of Connect Buddies which will involve work on an operational level and focus on supporting individuals with a learning disability and volunteers to pair up and take part in social and community activities.</p> <p>Duties:</p> <ol> <li>To recruit and retain volunteers whilst raising awareness of Conwy Connect and the Connect Buddies service.</li> <li>To ensure that all service areas of work are influenced by the beneficiaries of the service to enable the development of new services</li> <li>To facilitate and enable the engagement of with people with learning disabilities and their families</li> <li>To ensure the operational element of the Connect Buddies project meets the project outline.</li> <li>To develop and promote relationships with the beneficiaries of the Connect Buddies service.</li> <li>Promote and raise the profile of Connect Buddies within the identified operational area.</li> <li>To assist the evaluation on how successful the process has been at involving beneficiaries and the difference their participation has made</li> <li>To develop and promote the participation of people with learning disabilities and their families in a variety of community activities including developing Connect Buddies</li> <li>To assist the Engagement Coordinator and all stakeholders to continue to develop appropriate action plans for the implementation of Connect Buddies.</li> <li>Undertake appropriate training to assist Connect Buddies development work, and attend committee meetings and supervision meetings as required by the Conwy Connect Management Committee</li> <li>To Assist the Engagement Coordinator in the production and maintenance of records and reports as required by the Conwy Connect Management Committee and funders.</li> <li>Undertake appropriate training to assist development work of the project</li> <li>Reporting to the Engagement Coordinator.</li> <li>Undertake such other duties with in the scope of the post as are identified by the Conwy Connect Management Committee</li> </ol> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>