Alzheimer's Society

Alzheimer's Society Halifax, UK
21/03/2019
Full time
Service Manager (Dementia Charity) Let's take on dementia together At Alzheimer's Society we are continuously developing the range and quality of our services - and that calls for professionals, like you, who can lead our teams and help us achieve the very highest standards of efficiency, innovation and service. Position: Services Manager Location: Halifax HX1 1BE (potential for occasional home working and essential travel to area the role covers) Contract type: Part time Permanent Hours: 28 per week Salary: £22,627 actual per annum Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: Working closely with the Area Manager, you will be responsible for recruiting, developing and supporting employees and volunteers within your service area. This will include promoting a culture of individual responsibility, effective teamwork, integrity and inclusion. You will manage budgets for all the services in your area, making sure those contractual agreements are adhered to, and that every service complies with the required legislative, quality and financial standards. This role has an ambassadorial dimension. You will help raise awareness of dementia and our work by participating in media and campaigning activities at local level - and build strong relationships with local commissioners and other relevant organisations. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society About you: Educated to QCF/NVQ Level 4 or equivalent in a relevant subject, you will need experience of managing services in health or social care setting - and delivering them within a quality assurance framework. A strong track record of leading, motivating and developing a team is essential, and you will be comfortable working collaboratively across departments. You will be willing to undertake frequent travel within the area and occasional travel outside of the region. The ability to manage budgets and control expenditure is also important, and you are likely to have some experience of raising the public profile of an organisation or group of people. Add to that a good understanding of dementia and an appreciation of the value of volunteers, and you will be perfectly placed to make your mark as part of our forward-thinking team. If you have the qualities we're looking for and are passionate about improving the quality of services and improving the quality of life for people with dementia we can promise you excellent career development, a highly supportive environment and the opportunity to put your personal and professional stamp on our vital support services. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Services Manager, Service Manager, Service Coordinator, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Volunteer Management, Care Manager, Care Coordinator, Community Development, Social Care, Dementia, Healthcare, Voluntary Sector, Team Leader, Supervisor, Project Manager, etc.
Alzheimer's Society Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
21/03/2019
Full time
Service Coordinator (Volunteering) Be part of the movement for change: Unite with us against dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Side by Side Coordinator Location: Manchester, Trafford and Salford Contract type: Full time, Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary: £22,132 actual per annum Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: At Alzheimer's Society, we invest in research, raise awareness of dementia and provide over 2000 local services across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Our Side By Side is an innovative service being delivered to tackle issues around social isolation, enhancement of wellbeing and loneliness for people with dementia. Our Side by Side service achieves this by helping people with dementia to meet new people, catch up with old friends, enables them to do things they enjoy and for some, to try new things. The service is delivered by a passionate and committed team of volunteers. You will be working across Manchester, Trafford and Salford to identify and reach people living with dementia who live in the community. You and your team of volunteers will aim to support them using a person centered approach and help to minimize the challenges they face to stay engaged with their wider community and live well for longer. You will be required to recruit and support volunteers to provide this empowering service and will be working alongside the wider locality team to help support more people affected by dementia to continue doing the things they love. About you: Are you an enthusiastic and experienced professional who would like to be part of delivering this innovative service for the Alzheimer's Society? Are you passionate about supporting people with dementia to retain or re-engage in hobbies and interests or have the opportunity to take up new activities? If so this role may be for you The role of Side by Side Coordinator calls for a good understanding of dementia and proven ability to collaborate with partners both internal and external. You will work across health and social care with a range of professionals to develop the service in accordance with the needs of the people we support. Excellent organisational skills are essential, and experience of working with statutory and voluntary agencies will be of huge benefit. A proven track record of successfully managing and supporting volunteers is also key. As Side By Side reflects the needs of the people we support, you will be required to work flexible hours which could include evenings and weekends. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Social Care, Dementia, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Social Worker, Community Care, Not For Profit, Healthcare Assistant, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Voluntary Sector, Care Assistant, Volunteering Officer, Volunteer Manager, Volunteer Coordinator, Volunteer recruitment etc.
Alzheimer's Society Surrey, UK
21/03/2019
Full time
Volunteering Officer Join our team, take on dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Volunteering Officer Location: Flexible across England, Wales and Northern Ireland Contract type: Part Time, Permanent Hours: 17.5 per week Salary: £9,804.50 actual per annum Closing date: 12 April 2019 Interview date: 23 April 2019 About the role: Volunteers are vital to the success of Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society was founded by volunteers, and their contribution continues to be absolutely essential to our ability to improve the lives of people living with dementia. Volunteers are involved in every aspect of our work, from delivering services to fundraising and campaigning and acting as Dementia Friends and Champions. To maintain and continue building our exceptional community of volunteers, we are now looking for an experienced and well-motivated person to join us. You will be responsible for recruiting, inducting, training and supporting our volunteers in Surrey. You will also promote volunteering opportunities and spearhead our volunteer recruitment across the area. Working in this geographically dispersed area, you will be responsible for all aspects of volunteering in the local area whilst adhering to the Society's volunteering policies. About you: Along with excellent people and presentation skills, you must have the confidence and expertise to communicate our vision and inspire others to take up volunteering roles. You will have the relevant skills and experience to help us achieve our goals. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Volunteering Officer, Volunteer Manager, Senior Volunteer Officer, Volunteer Management, Volunteer Recruitment, Volunteer Coordinator, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc
Alzheimer's Society London, UK
21/03/2019
Full time
Regional Fundraising Officer (Legacy Giving) Unite with us against dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Legacy Giving Officer Location: Flexible across England, Wales and Northern Ireland Contract type: Full time, Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary £19,609 to £23,604 actual per annum depending on location Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: We are looking to recruit a Regional Legacy Giving Support Officer to join our regionally based Legacy Fundraising Team. The Legacy team at Alzheimer's Society has an enviable track record with income seeing exponential growth over the last 5 years, achieving a record £24.6m for 2017/18. With Legacy income accounting for almost 25% of the total income for the Society, this is an exciting time to join our team as we continue to grow in reputation as leaders in the sector. The RLGSO provides comprehensive support to the Regional Legacy Giving Manager and their regional team on a wide range of regional legacy giving activities, with the aim of securing future legacy income for the Society. They provide excellent customer care for Legacy supporters and administrative support for the Regional Legacy Giving team, whilst supporting good working relationships within the team and with other Fundraising departments. About you: This is an exciting new role for the team. We are looking for a highly organised and enthusiastic individual with excellent attention to detail and a keen interest in providing great supporter stewardship. You will have experience of working in a customer or supporter focused environment, using Microsoft office applications and proven ability to manage your own work load. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Fundraising Officer, Fundraising Executive, Legacy Giving Officer, Sales Executive, Business Development Executive, Fundraising, Donor Management, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Not for Profit, etc.
Alzheimer's Society City of London, UK
20/03/2019
Contractor
Customer Care Advisor Work for a world without dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Customer Care Advisor Location: London Contract type: Full Time, Fixed Term 9 Months Hours: 35 per week Salary: £23,604 per annum Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: The Customer Care Engagement team is responsible for responding to the needs of Alzheimer's Society customers including eventers, donors and supporters by providing excellent customer care and helping deliver the best possible experience. With over 60,000 interactions across various channels (phone, email and social media) last year, it is a busy environment requiring you to have the confidence to deal with a series of complex enquiries over the phone, by e-mail and in writing as well as inspiring our supporters to help defeat dementia through fundraising. About you: You will be enthusiastic, passionate, and committed to providing exceptional customer service. You will have good organisational skills as well as an excellent telephone manner and strong written communication skills. You'll be a self-motivator, willing to go the extra mile, with a strong commitment to working closely with both colleagues within the Customer Care team, and the other departments within Alzheimer's Society. . You may have experience of the following: Customer Care Advisor, Customer Service Advisor, Customer Service, Customer Engagement, Fundraising, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Customer Care Advisor, Customer Service Advisor, Customer Engagement, Fundraising, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc.
Alzheimer's Society City of London, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Programme Assistant / Administrator (Charity) Work for a world without dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Programme Delivery Assistant Location: London Contract type: Full time, Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary: £24,393 actual per annum Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: 5 April 2019 About the role: We need you to provide crucial support to the Dementia Friends and Dementia Friendly Community teams to ensure the ongoing success of these programmes. You will support the delivery of our volunteer inductions by booking venues and monitoring the success and cost of these inductions. In addition you will run reports and analyse the data we have to identify opportunities to refine and improve our programmes. About you: You will use your excellent communication skills to clearly explain information to the team and quickly build relationships to support a geographically disperse team. You will also be required to deal with external enquiries about the programme via phone and email. To fulfil this vital role you will also need excellent IT and organisational skills with a good attention to detail. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Programme Delivery Assistant, Programme Assistant, Programme Administrator, Office Administrator, Administrator, Admin Assistant, Administrative Assistant, Programme Officer, Project Assistant, Project Administrator, Customer Service, Charity, Charities, NFP, Not for Profit, Third Sector, Data Analysis, Programme Coordinator, etc.
Alzheimer's Society Mexborough, UK
20/03/2019
Contractor
Support Worker Adviser / Care Adviser Join our team: we'll take on dementia together Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Dementia Advisor Location: Mexborough, Doncaster Contract type: Part time, Fixed term 12 months maternity cover Hours: 20 per week Salary: : £11,626 actual per annum Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: We are looking for an exceptional individual to join our Dementia Advisor team. You will be part of our Carers Resilience Service delivered in partnership with Crossroads Care Rotherham You will provide support and guidance to carers of people with dementia across Rotherham, helping to retain a sense of wellbeing, support the person they care for and enabling them to have more informed control of their lives. The service person centred and unique to each service user as it is based upon their personal circumstances and support needs. This role will be based at the Crossroads Care Rotherham office with opportunities to work from different GP practices and the Alzheimer's Society office in Mexborough where appropriate. About you: We are looking for someone who possesses an NVQ level 3 or equivalent in a health and social care related subject has an understanding of the needs of people with dementia and their carers and has direct experience of working with people both over the telephone and face to face. You will join a team of people who are passionate to improve the life opportunities of people living with dementia and those close to them; and who are committed to learning from and supporting each other. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Dementia Adviser, Care Assistant, Caseworker, Special Needs Assistant, Social Worker, Social Care, Community Care, Helpline Coordinator, Volunteering Officer, Support Worker, Mental Health, Dementia etc.
Alzheimer's Society Worthing, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Support Worker Adviser / Care Adviser Join our team: we'll take on dementia together Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Dementia Advisor Location: Worthing and District Contract type: Part time, Permanent Hours: 28 per week Salary: £16,276 actual per annum Closing date: 25 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: The triage post will support the dementia advisers by being first point of contact for clients referred into the service. The dementia adviser provides a highly responsive, individualised information, signposting and referral service to people with a diagnosis of dementia and those that care for them. This could be in a Memory Clinic, the client's own home, at service offices or at other locations, face to face, by phone, letter or email. The service may include signposting and providing referrals to other services. We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and highly professional individual who would like to be part of the West Sussex Dementia Adviser team working within the Memory Assessment Service. About you: We are now looking for an exceptional individual to be part of the established West Sussex Memory Assessment Service and will operate as required at all Memory Clinic bases across the county. We are looking for an individual who possess NVQ level 3 (or equivalent). Your ability to assess client needs along with the understanding of the need for client confidentially is essential to providing a valuable and worthwhile service. To be successful in this role you will have excellent communication skills and an understanding of telephone triage. Strong organisational and time management skills are essential in order to be able to triage referrals into the service and support with the Dementia Adviser caseload. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Dementia Adviser, Care Assistant, Caseworker, Special Needs Assistant, Social Worker, Social Care, Community Care, Helpline Coordinator, Volunteering Officer, Support Worker, Mental Health, Dementia etc.
Alzheimer's Society Nottingham, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Account Manager (Corporate Partnerships / Charity) Let's take on dementia together Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Senior Regional Corporate Partnership Executive Location: Flexible across Central region; East and West Midlands, East Anglia and Essex Contract type: Full time, Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary: £31,962 actual per annum Closing date: 23 March 2019 Interview date: First round interviews to be held w/c 25th March About the role: We have a hugely successful track record of corporate fundraising at the Alzheimer's Society. We're now looking for someone to work on and develop our corporate partnerships portfolio in our Central region (Midlands, East Anglia and Essex). You will be responsible for developing and managing existing regional corporate partnerships whilst also supporting on New Business in the region. You will look for every opportunity to maximise fundraising, volunteering and pro bono opportunities with partners whilst also being an exceptional ambassador for the charity. You will develop long term, sustainable relationships with companies and look for innovative ways to engage them in our work. You will be responsible for the day to day management of our partners in the Central region as well as providing strategic insight on the region. You will manage your own budget and input into wider budget setting for the team, so you must be experienced in both income generation and reporting. - Manage current Regional Corporate partnerships for Central region - Generate and report on income for the region - Proactive support on New Business approaches in the region. About you: Do you deliver excellent account management to your current partners? When it comes to corporate partnerships, are you a go-getter who is able to maximise the accounts you work on? If yes, then this could be the role for you. The Regional Corporate team at Alzheimer's Society are in a hugely exciting period. We are delivering more Regional Corporate income than ever before and looking to grow that income further still. In order to do this, we're looking for keen, optimistic and highly motivated people to join our team. We are looking for someone who is experienced in relationship management and has experience of corporate income generation for a charity. Alongside a background in corporate account management you will also bring a high level of organisation, enthusiasm and diligence to the role. As this role is managing multiple stakeholders externally and internally with busy roles, you must be confident and assertive with relationship management. This role sits within the regional team, so it's important that you are comfortable with both working by yourself and fitting into a team that's geographically dispersed. If you have the experience we are looking for and are ambitious, innovative and target driven, then we would love to hear from you. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Senior Regional Corporate Partnership Executive, Fundraising, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Regional Fundraising, Corporate Partnerships, Fundraiser, IOF, Marketing, Area Fundraising Executive, Business Development, Regional Fundraising Executive, Account Manager, Account Management, Internal Account Manager, Senior Account Executive, Corporate Account Management, Relationship Management, etc.
Alzheimer's Society London, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Individual Giving Officer (Acquisition) Work for a world without dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Individual Giving Officer - Acquisition Location: Flexible across England, Wales and Northern Ireland Contract type: Permanent, Full Time Hours: 35 per week Salary: £28,203 to £32,908 per annum depending on location Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: Tuesday 2nd April 2019 at the London Central Office About the role: As a member our high performing Individual Giving team, you will have the opportunity to really make a difference to the lives of people affected by dementia and play a vital role in helping us to achieve our fundraising goals. This will be done by managing a variety of direct marketing campaigns across multiple channels and products, with a view to acquiring new donors. You will be vital in the development and implementation of the Individual Giving team's strategy, at a time of exciting opportunity and change. It is essential for the Individual Giving team's ability to meet the ambitious targets that need to be achieved over the next five years. The post holder will provide an essential resource, focusing on managing Acquisition campaigns across multiple channels, analysing them and contributing to future campaign strategy About you: We are looking for a passionate direct marketer with experience in the sector to join our expanding team at this exciting time of opportunity and change. We're an organisation that challenges and campaigns so that people with dementia are better understood and supported. One that stands up and is noticed. And one that invests in ground-breaking research in the hope of one day finding a cure. Our aim is to reach every person diagnosed with dementia. And you can help us in doing this. The Individual Giving team is planning for significant voluntary income growth over the coming years with investment in place to support that growth. A successful candidate will be able to demonstrate: - Comprehensive project management skills necessary to deliver a wide range of complex campaigns, within agreed timescales and budgets - Analytical skills to monitor and review numerous activities and campaigns - Demonstrable experience in adhering to procedures and processes - Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to develop and maintain key relationships with a range of audiences - Demonstrable ability to negotiate with and influence others, who may have different priorities, to achieve common goals - Excellent presentational, verbal and written skills - Excellent attention to detail - Strong IT skills including a high degree of competence using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel. - Experience of managing Insert, Door Drop and DRTV campaigns is desirable but not required. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, including working from home and flexi-time - all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Individual Giving Officer, Acquisition, Fundraising Coordinator, Charities, Not for Profit, Fundraiser, Individual Giving, Third Sector, Fundraising Assistant etc.
Alzheimer's Society Monmouth House/Mamhilad Pk Est, Pontypool NP4 0HZ, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Volunteering Officer Join our team, take on dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Volunteering Officer Location: Pontypool (Mamhilad Park Estate), Wales Contract type: Part Time, Permanent Hours: 28 per week Salary: £15,687 actual per annum Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: Volunteers are vital to the success of Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society was founded by volunteers, and their contribution continues to be absolutely essential to our ability to improve the lives of people living with dementia. Volunteers are involved in every aspect of our work, from delivering services to fundraising and campaigning and acting as Dementia Friends and Champions. To maintain and continue building our exceptional community of volunteers, we are now looking for an experienced and well-motivated person to join us. You will be responsible for recruiting, inducting, training and supporting our volunteers in Powys and Gwent. This will include matching the skills and availability of volunteers to the available roles. You will also promote volunteering opportunities and spearhead our volunteer recruitment across the area. Working in this geographically dispersed area, you will be responsible for all aspects of volunteering in the local area whilst adhering to the Society's volunteering policies. About you: Along with excellent people skills, you must have the confidence and expertise to communicate our vision and inspire others to take up volunteering roles. You will need a relevant NVQ Level 2 (or equivalent) or will have otherwise demonstrated that you have the relevant skills and experience to help us achieve our goals. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Volunteering Officer, Volunteer Manager, Senior Volunteer Officer, Volunteer Management, Volunteer Recruitment, Volunteer Coordinator, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc
Alzheimer's Society City of London, UK
20/03/2019
Full time
Regional Corporate Account Manager Work for a world without dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Regional Corporate Manager Location: Flexible across England, Wales and Northern Ireland Contract type: Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary: £35,746 to £39,742 per annum, depending on location Closing date: 28th March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: We have a hugely successful track record of corporate fundraising at the Alzheimer's Society and our Regional Corporate operation is expanding. This is a hugely exciting time and in order to manage our growing team and the opportunities we're creating, we have created two management positions. Sitting in the account management side of the team, these two new posts will be responsible for scoping and developing the accounts management strategy within their designated regions and leading line reports to deliver this. They will also work collaboratively to develop and deliver the overall Regional Corporate strategy for the whole team. As well as being responsible for the day to day management of a number of line reports, they will have responsibility for monthly budget reporting and inputting into wider budget setting for the team, so must be experienced in both income generation, income reporting and management. About you: Do you have a wealth of account management experience? Are you excited about leading and managing a team to success? Are you interested in joining a growing team and taking a lead in our strategic development? If yes, then this could be the role for you. We are looking for two skilled people managers that will bring with them a wealth of account management experience and strategic thinking. You will bring a high level of organisation, enthusiasm and diligence. Alongside this you will need to be proactive and enjoy having a busy schedule with a variety of duties. As this role sits within the regional team, it's also important that you are comfortable with both working by yourself and fitting into a team that's geographically dispersed. If you have the experience we are looking for and are ambitious, innovative and target driven, then we would love to hear from you. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Regional Corporate Manager, Regional Manager, Area Manager, Business Development, Regional Account Manager, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc.
Alzheimer's Society Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
19/03/2019
Full time
Community Fundraiser Let's take on dementia together Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Community Fundraiser Location: Greater Manchester, Lancashire Contract type: Full time, Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary: £28,283 actual per annum Closing date: 29 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: The Community Fundraiser contributes to the implementation of a cost effective, volunteer delivered - staff-enabled fundraising approach within a given geographical area. This includes supporting existing volunteer fundraising activity and recruiting new volunteers. As the principal contact for fundraising within your area you will represent and promote the work, vision and purpose of the Society locally whilst also promoting and supporting the wider work of the Regional Fundraising team. About you: Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. There will be 850,000 people with dementia in the UK by 2015 with numbers set to rise to over 1 million by 2025. We are looking for a highly motivated and creative fundraiser to cover Greater Manchester and join our North fundraising team. You will be joining seven other community fundraisers covering and raising funds in their own areas as well as working with the North Corporate, Legacy and Memory Walk fundraisers. If you have a passion and skill for supporting volunteer fundraisers, this is an exciting opportunity for you to build on your volunteer management experience, and truly make your mark in this rapidly expanding national charity. We are looking for great and varied fundraising skills and experience of recruiting, managing and working with volunteers to deliver organisational objectives. A proven track record in achieving financial and non-financial targets and good working knowledge of budgets is also essential. You will be part of a fun, busy fundraising team where no day is the same. If you are ambitious, innovative, self-motivated and target driven then we want you! Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for agile working - all contributing to a strong work-life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Fundraising Officer, Community Fundraiser, Fundraising, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, Volunteer Management, Business Development, Fundraising Assistant, Fundraising Officer, Community Fundraising, Sales Executive, Legacy, Fundraiser, Volunteer Manager, Charities etc.
Alzheimer's Society City of London, UK
19/03/2019
Full time
Customer Care Advisor Work for a world without dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Customer Care Advisor Location: London Contract type: Full Time, Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary: £23,604 per annum Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: The Customer Care Engagement team is responsible for responding to the needs of Alzheimer's Society customers including eventers, donors and supporters by providing excellent customer care and helping deliver the best possible experience. With over 60,000 interactions across various channels (phone, email and social media) last year, it is a busy environment requiring you to have the confidence to deal with a series of complex enquiries over the phone, by e-mail and in writing as well as inspiring our supporters to help defeat dementia through fundraising. About you: You will be enthusiastic, passionate, and committed to providing exceptional customer service. You will have good organisational skills as well as an excellent telephone manner and strong written communication skills. You'll be a self-motivator, willing to go the extra mile, with a strong commitment to working closely with both colleagues within the Customer Care team, and the other departments within Alzheimer's Society. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Customer Care Advisor, Customer Service Advisor, Customer Engagement, Fundraising, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc.
Alzheimer's Society Aylesbury, UK
19/03/2019
Full time
Support Worker Let's take on dementia together Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Dementia Support Worker Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire Contract type: Part Time, Permanent Hours: 21 per week Salary: £12,207 actual per annum Closing date: 29 March 2019 Interview date: 5 April 2019 About the role: We are looking for a well-motivated person with excellent communication and people skills to work as part of a team delivering support and screening across the county to people with memory concerns, people with dementia and carers helping to maintain independence, improving sense of well-being, and putting people in more control of their lives. You will be required to manage referrals and maintain a caseload logging accurate, up to date support plans and records for service users. About you: You will possess NVQ Level 3 or equivalent. It is desirable that you have experience of working with the statutory or voluntary agencies and have a good understanding of dementia. You will need excellent organizational skills and the ability to work well within a busy service environment. The ability and willingness to travel independently around the area is essential. The post will involve working in people's homes and in a range of community settings; therefore a satisfactory DBS result will be required. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Dementia Navigator, Care Assistant, Caseworker, Special Needs Assistant, Social Worker, Social Care, Community Care, Helpline Coordinator, Volunteering Officer, Support Worker, Dementia Adviser, Mental Health, Dementia etc.
Alzheimer's Society Kendal LA9, UK
19/03/2019
Full time
Regional Community Fundraising Manager Our people make us. Join the UK's leading dementia charity Dementia devastates lives. By 2021, 1 million people will be living with the condition. But dementia won't win. Until the day we find a cure, Alzheimer's Society will be here for anyone affected by dementia - wherever they are, whatever they're going through. Everything we do is informed and inspired by them. We are the UK's leading dementia charity. Every day, we work tirelessly to find new treatments and, ultimately, a cure for dementia. We provide expert information, training, and support services to all those who need our help. And we are creating a more dementia-friendly society so people with the condition can live without fear and prejudice. Position: Regional Community Fundraising Manager Location: North West & Cumbria Contract type: Full time, Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary: £35,747 actual per annum Closing date: 11 April 2019 Interview date: 1st Interview: 25th April, 2nd Interview: 9th May About the role: Regional Fundraising is one of the largest teams at Alzheimer's Society and has an income target of around £28 million this financial year. The North West and Cumbria region has a huge potential to grow its fundraising activity and contribute to this ambitious National target. We are looking for a motivated and experienced fundraising manager, to line-manage and develop a team of Community Fundraising employees, supporting them to increase income and achieve targets. You will oversee the development and delivery of Community Fundraising activities and identify key fundraising opportunities across the region. You will also collaborate with other Regional Community Fundraising Managers across the country as well as Corporate, Legacy and Memory Walk Officers. If you have a passion and skill for supporting and developing fundraisers, this is an exciting opportunity for you to build on your previous management experience, and truly make your mark in this rapidly expanding national charity. About you: You will possess strong team management experience and have a background in fundraising or sales based roles. Interpersonal, communication and team building skills are essential. If you have this experience and are ambitious, innovative, target driven then we would love to hear from you. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Fundraising Manager, Regional Fundraising Manager, Charity, Fundraising Officer, Charities, Third Sector, Regional Fundraising, Not for Profit, Fundraising Executive, Community Fundraising, Corporate Fundraising, Fundraiser, Community Fundraiser, etc.
Alzheimer's Society City of London, UK
19/03/2019
Full time
Service Coordinator (Volunteering) Be part of the movement for change: Unite with us against dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Side by Side Coordinator Location: Islington, London Contract type: Full time, Permanent Hours: 35 per week Salary: £26,390 actual per annum Closing date: 29 March 2019 Interview date: 4 April 2019 About the role: Are you an enthusiastic, passionate, experienced professional who would like to be part of developing and shaping an exciting new service for the Alzheimer's Society? At Alzheimer's Society, we invest in research, raise awareness of dementia and provide over 2000 local services across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Side by Side is a new and innovative service being developed to tackle issues around social isolation, enhancement of wellbeing and loneliness for people with dementia. The Side by Side service is key to building this supportive community, by offering meaningful companionship in Islington. We already know that Side by Side has helped people with dementia to meet new people or catch up with old friends, enabling them to do things they enjoy and for some, try new things. This role will identify and reach people with dementia who live in the community. You will work with volunteers who support people living with dementia to identify the challenges that stop them being enhanced in their wellbeing. About you: Are you ready to be part of developing and shaping an exciting new service for Alzheimer's Society? Are you passionate about supporting people with dementia to retain or re-engage in hobbies and interests or have the opportunity to take up new activities? This role will enable you to use your excellent communication and listening skills to develop and inspire others. As Side by Side Coordinator you will be responsible for recruiting and supporting a team of volunteers and lead volunteers to provide this exciting service in the community. The role of Side by Side Coordinator calls for a good understanding of dementia and proven ability to collaborate with partners both internal and external. You will work across health and social care with a range of professionals to develop the service in accordance with the needs of the people we support. Excellent organisational skills are essential, and experience of working with statutory and voluntary agencies will be a huge benefit. As Side by Side reflects the needs of the people we support, you will be required to work flexible hours which could include evenings and weekends. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Social Care, Dementia, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Social Worker, Community Care, Not For Profit, Healthcare Assistant, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Voluntary Sector, Care Assistant, Volunteering Officer, Volunteer Manager, Volunteer Coordinator, Volunteer recruitment etc.
Alzheimer's Society United Kingdom
19/03/2019
Full time
Support Worker A life-changing opportunity Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Community Support Worker Location: Pontypool (Mamhilad Park Estate) Contract type: Part time, Permanent Hours: 15 per week Salary: £7,525 actual per annum Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: 10 April 2019 About the role: We can offer you a stimulating and challenging career as part of our local team in Gwent. With our area office based in Pontypool, our team of over 260 staff and volunteers deliver a range of services to people affected by dementia across Gwent. They are supported by an Operations Manager and the locality management team. We are looking for a motivated individual to join our Community Support team who will be based in Newport. The successful candidate will support people with dementia in their own homes and in the community by providing them with opportunities for one to one personalised support. You will contribute to the development of individual support plans and undertake risk assessments and will not provide personal care or provide counselling, advice or advocacy. Support provided will be in line with the service specification, which will enable people with dementia to continue with personal hobbies and interests, try new experiences and continue with daily living and other activities that are important to them. You will also support people with dementia to make informed choices on how they spend their time and to encourage people with dementia to maintain independence, autonomy and cognitive abilities for as long as possible. You will provide encouragement and assistance to the person with dementia in undertaking daily living tasks and provide support to the person with dementia to participate in leisure activities that aim to reduce the person with dementia's social isolation and/or increase their leisure time or satisfaction. Leisure activities can include support with participating in activities in the home, for example, art or crafts, gardening, puzzles, baking or music. Leisure activities may also include support with participating in activities in the community, for example, going for walks, playing golf, fishing, etc. About you: You will possess an NVQ Level 2 or equivalent and have a good understanding of the needs of people with dementia and their carers. You will also have experience in a care or support environment and providing one to one support to vulnerable people and experience of record keeping and/or report writing. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Community Support Worker, Social Care, Dementia Support Worker, Social Worker, Community Care, Care Assistant, Support Assistant, Healthcare Assistant, Care Worker, Mental Health, Dementia, Charity, Charities, NFP, Not For Profit, Third Sector, etc.
Alzheimer's Society United Kingdom
19/03/2019
Full time
Volunteering Officer Join our team, take on dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Volunteering Officer Location: Pontypool (Mamhilad Park Estate), Wales Contract type: Part Time, Permanent Hours: 28 per week Salary: £15,687 actual per annum Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: TBC About the role: Volunteers are vital to the success of Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society was founded by volunteers, and their contribution continues to be absolutely essential to our ability to improve the lives of people living with dementia. Volunteers are involved in every aspect of our work, from delivering services to fundraising and campaigning and acting as Dementia Friends and Champions. To maintain and continue building our exceptional community of volunteers, we are now looking for an experienced and well-motivated person to join us. You will be responsible for recruiting, inducting, training and supporting our volunteers in Powys and Gwent. This will include matching the skills and availability of volunteers to the available roles. You will also promote volunteering opportunities and spearhead our volunteer recruitment across the area. Working in this geographically dispersed area, you will be responsible for all aspects of volunteering in the local area whilst adhering to the Society's volunteering policies. About you: Along with excellent people skills, you must have the confidence and expertise to communicate our vision and inspire others to take up volunteering roles. You will need a relevant NVQ Level 2 (or equivalent) or will have otherwise demonstrated that you have the relevant skills and experience to help us achieve our goals. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Volunteering Officer, Volunteer Manager, Senior Volunteer Officer, Volunteer Management, Volunteer Recruitment, Volunteer Coordinator, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc
Alzheimer's Society City of London, UK
19/03/2019
Full time
Individual Giving Officer (Acquisition) Work for a world without dementia Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Position: Individual Giving Officer - Acquisition Location: Flexible across England, Wales and Northern Ireland Contract type: Permanent, Full Time Hours: 35 per week Salary: £28,203 to £32,908 per annum depending on location Closing date: 28 March 2019 Interview date: Tuesday 2nd April 2019 at the London Central Office About the role: As a member our high performing Individual Giving team, you will have the opportunity to really make a difference to the lives of people affected by dementia and play a vital role in helping us to achieve our fundraising goals. This will be done by managing a variety of direct marketing campaigns across multiple channels and products, with a view to acquiring new donors. You will be vital in the development and implementation of the Individual Giving team's strategy, at a time of exciting opportunity and change. It is essential for the Individual Giving team's ability to meet the ambitious targets that need to be achieved over the next five years. The post holder will provide an essential resource, focusing on managing Acquisition campaigns across multiple channels, analysing them and contributing to future campaign strategy About you: We are looking for a passionate direct marketer with experience in the sector to join our expanding team at this exciting time of opportunity and change. We're an organisation that challenges and campaigns so that people with dementia are better understood and supported. One that stands up and is noticed. And one that invests in ground-breaking research in the hope of one day finding a cure. Our aim is to reach every person diagnosed with dementia. And you can help us in doing this. The Individual Giving team is planning for significant voluntary income growth over the coming years with investment in place to support that growth. A successful candidate will be able to demonstrate: - Comprehensive project management skills necessary to deliver a wide range of complex campaigns, within agreed timescales and budgets - Analytical skills to monitor and review numerous activities and campaigns - Demonstrable experience in adhering to procedures and processes - Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to develop and maintain key relationships with a range of audiences - Demonstrable ability to negotiate with and influence others, who may have different priorities, to achieve common goals - Excellent presentational, verbal and written skills - Excellent attention to detail - Strong IT skills including a high degree of competence using Microsoft Office, particularly Excel. - Experience of managing Insert, Door Drop and DRTV campaigns is desirable but not required. Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely, including working from home and flexi-time - all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. Alzheimer's Society is committed to equal opportunities. You may have experience of the following: Individual Giving Officer, Acquisition, Fundraising Coordinator, Charities, Not for Profit, Fundraiser, Individual Giving, Third Sector, Fundraising Assistant etc.