Activity Co-ordinator Part Time (Contract) Maidstone, Kent (with travel throughout Kent) £9.50 per hour Do you have experience of delivering community activities? Want to drive the success of programmes that are empowering older people and helping them to remain active in their community? If so, our client would love to hear from you. Our client is an innovative not-for-profit organisation that helps to make life better for older people in the UK. They believe that everybody should matter, regardless of how old they are. Now, they are looking for a part time Activity Co-ordinator to join them on a contract lasting until the 31st March 2019. Fostering a supportive and friendly environment, our client offers the chance to make a positive, lasting impact on people in your community and support the ongoing efforts of their charity. As an Activity Co-ordinator, you will support the delivery of our client’s First Time for Everything programme in Kent. The First Time for Everything programme aims to give older people the chance to try something new locally. Activities include anything from exercise classes and camera skills lessons to yoga and dance sessions. You will create, establish and deliver a network of activity sessions for older people in Kent, as well as creating volunteering opportunities for people in the community. Reporting to the Project Manager, you will: - Create and deliver a local area plan - Build relationships with volunteers, local groups and organisations - Ensure that all activities are delivered in a safe and compliant manner - Support existing community development and engagement work in the community - Manage the local delivery budget and expenditure - Recommend ways to improve existing processes Interested? To be considered, you will need: - Experience of delivering community activities in a safe and compliant manner - Previous experience of working with volunteers - A full, valid driving licence Enthusiastic and proactive, as an Activity Co-ordinator, you will have excellent communication skills and the ability to build positive working relationships. You’ll also be able to inspire and motivate others to sustain community activities. This is a part time role, working 10 hours per week, Monday Friday. The closing date for applications is the 7th May 2018. Interviews are provisionally scheduled to be held on the 16th May 2018 at the Medway Centre, Chatham. To apply for the role of Activity Co-ordinator (Part Time, Contract), please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. Additional Keywords: Activity Co-ordinator, Part Time, Contract, Community Support Co-ordinator, Community Events Co-ordinator, Volunteer Co-ordinator, Events Assistant, Volunteering Supervisor, Charity.