Job Opportunity: Coordinator Role Available

 

Coordinator Role 

Levenshulme Good Neighbours is a registered charity that works with volunteers to offer practical, social and emotional support to over 300 older people living in the Levenshulme area of Manchester. We are looking for a compassionate and dedicated coordinator to manage the service and ensure we can continue benefiting our community for years to come. Could it be you? 

Hours: 15 hours per week, schedule to be negotiated

Salary: £23,500 pro rata  

Contract: 9 month fixed term contract, with extension dependent on future funding.

If you would like to apply please contact: jenniegibson22@gmail.com

Closing Date for Applications: 30th April 2017

Interview Date :  Week commencing Monday 8th May 2017

You can download the full job description here Coordinator Role Job Description 2017

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Good Neighbours Christmas Meal 2016

Good Neighbours Christmas Meal 2016

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A day out at Cleveleys

A day out at Cleveleys

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A Trip to Gorton Monastery

A Trip to Gorton Monastery

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Visiting Blue Planet

Visiting Blue Planet

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Dumpling Making Workshops

Dumpling Making Workshops

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