Age Friendly Communities Development Support Officer

Do you have the skills and experience to work with communities to help meet the challenges of creating an Age Friendly Island?

Do you share our vision of an Age Friendly Island where policies, services, and structures related to the physical and social environment are designed to help and support older people to ‘”age actively”?

Is so, we would love to hear from you.

  • This role will focus upon working with Town and Parish Councils to support them to adopt good practice and help them build the practical responses to meet the needs of their older residents.
  • The project sits in the heart of a broad BIG lottery funded initiative, Fulfilling Lives, Aging Better, being delivered by a consortium of organisations across the Island.

The successful candidate will:

  • have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working in partnership with a range of organisation, including statutory/voluntary sector & community groups to achieve outcomes.
  • be experienced in presenting to different groups of people through face to face meetings.

 To find our more please contact Philippa Daley email hello@actioniw.org.uk or call 01983 524058

Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded here

Applicants should provide a full CV with supporting letter.

Closing date: 5pm Monday 24th August 2015

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