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Community Enabler in Flintshire x2

We currently have 2 new vacancies for Community Enablers to join KeyRing in Flintshire. 

There is 1 part time post of 30 hours per week and 1 part-time posts of 16 hours per week. The Salary is £9 per hour. 

KeyRing have been commissioned by Flintshire County Council to provide a new Community Enrichment & Transport Service which is part of a wider Community Disability Support Service, working in partnership with other identified key agencies. 

Who Are KeyRing? 

KeyRing are a not for profit organisation and their aim is to support vulnerable people to live independently. 

KeyRing focuses on the assets of the people we support and other people in the communities in which they live. 

KeyRing listens to and works alongside people in their local communities. 

KeyRing work in 35 local authority areas across England and North Wales; supporting 2000 people last year to have choice & control, gain greater independence, improve their wellbeing and be part of a network of contacts and friends. 

Primary Functions of the Community Enabler role is to:  

  • Empower and enable adults and children with disabilities to feel valued and to actively contribute and participate in their local communities. 
  • Engage with adults and children with disabilities; working with individuals to recognise and harness their strengths, resources and skills. 
  • Provide information and advice regarding local transport and facilitate training for safe and equal access to transport. 
  • Provide advice, resources, practical training and support to help adults and children with disabilities to establish and sustain projects and initiatives. 
  • Offer access to technical expertise. 
  • Provide information and guidance relating to funding streams and fundraising opportunities to support the growth of active and sustainable communities 

About You: 

  • We require individuals to be flexible, enthusiastic and have a common-sense approach. 
  • Have an understanding of the needs of vulnerable adults and have experience in a relevant area. 
  • Able to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people, including service users, their families, staff, volunteers and professionals. 
  • Welsh speaking is desirable 
  • Willing to try new activities and be open to challenge 
  • Ability to plan and prioritise your own workload 
  • Good IT skills (Word, Excel, Outlook) 
  • A commitment to the values, aims and objectives of KeyRing 
  • Must have a driving license and a vehicle for this role

Benefits:

  • Salary £9 per hour 
  • Pension Scheme
  • Excellent training program with recognised qualifications
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • We pay for your DBS & Online Update 

KeyRing is proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

For more information about the role please contact Pauline Jarvis at pauline.jarvis@keyring.org or on 07961295959 

Click here to download the Flintshire Community Enabler Job Description/Person Specification. 

Click here to apply online

Or click here to download the application form. The completed form should be returned to recruitment@keyring.org

The closing date is 23rd July 2019

 

 

Community Enabler in Flintshire, 12 Hours per week

We currently a new vacancy for a Community Enabler to join KeyRing in Flintshire

This is a permanent part-time post of 12 hours per week. The salary is £9 per hour.

KeyRing are a not for profit organisation and their aim is to support vulnerable people to live independently.  We provide support to over 1000+ people across England and Wales, from KeyRing networks to Self- Advocacy. 

The Role: 

The Purpose of this role is to provide support to KeyRing Members in an enabling way so that people take control of their lives and develop, use and share their skills and talents. The role will include supporting people to achieve their aspirations, share their skills and talents, utilise and develop community connections and to promote natural support relationships. 

 

About You: 

  • Good knowledge of housing and benefits. 
  • preferably from Flintshire
  • Must have a driving license and a car
  • Have an understanding of the needs of vulnerable adults and have experience in a relevant area. 
  • Able to communicate effectively with a wide variety of people, including service users, their families, staff, volunteers and professionals. 
  • Willing to try new activities and be open to challenge 
  • Ability to plan and prioritise your own workload 
  • Good IT skills (Word, Excel, Outlook) 
  • A commitment to the values, aims and objectives of KeyRing 

Benefits: 

  • Salary £9 per hour 
  • Pension Scheme 
  • Excellent training program with recognised qualifications 
  • Employee Assistance Programme 
  • We pay for your DBS & Online Update 

KeyRing is proud to be an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

For more information about the role please contact Pauline Jarvis at pauline.jarvis@keyring.org or on 07961295959

Click here to download the Community Enabler Job Description/Person Specification. 

Click here to apply online

Or Click here to download the application form. The completed form should be returned to recruitment@keyring.org  

The closing date is 23rd July 2019