Deaf+Wellbeing Officer (Maternity Cover)

deafPLUS are seeking an individual with great organisational and interpersonal skills to take on this exciting role, based in Whitechapel, to manage and deliver the following services to clients. The main projects include:
 To provide health & wellbeing activities to contribute to the overall wellbeing of clients in Tower Hamlets
 To raise awareness of deafness and communication barriers to GPs and health professionals
 To manage, supervise and work closely with Health and Wellbeing Assistant
 To organise and recruit participants on lipreading classes
 To organise half term activities and community development
 To organise annual Carers Conference

Working hours: 20 hours per week until 30th September 2019. Job share will be considered.

Location: The candidate will be based at our Whitechapel Centre in London as well as travelling around the Borough of Tower Hamlets.
Salary: £22,842.12 – £24,129.84 per annum pro-rata (Scale 525 – 528)

Closing date for applications: Monday 26th November 2018 at 12pm.

Interviews: will take place on Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th December 2018.

How to apply: Please complete the application form

deafPLUS-application-form

JD – Deaf+Wellbeing Officer

PS – Deaf+Wellbeing Officer

For an informal chat and further details and an application pack, please contact: Aiysha Begum, on aiysha.begum@deafplus.org.

We welcome applications from suitably experienced individuals irrespective of racial origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy & maternity, gender, religion or disability.