Alzheimers Society

Alzheimers Society London, UK
13/12/2018
Full time
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. About the role Have you got what it takes to build on our success so far? Then we can promise you a stimulating and varied role as our new Media Manager specialising in fundraising and engagement, a pivotal delivery role in the growing marketing and communications directorate at Alzheimer's Society. You will play a vital part in positioning Alzheimer's Society as the leading dementia charity in the UK at an exciting time, following the launch of a bold new strategy last year, a rebranded annual Dementia Action Week, growing fundraising campaigns and a concerted drive to create a dementia friendly society. You will play a key role in shaping the communications approach for the UK's biggest ever initiative to change people's perceptions of dementia, leading on media strategy for our Dementia Friends, Dementia Friendly Communities and international programmes. You will work closely with colleagues across all Directorates to develop creative, integrated campaigns that promote our brand, drive fundraising, publicise our services and galvanise individuals to join with us as part of a social movement for change. About you As you might expect, building relationships with senior media figures will be an important aspect of your role. But equally important will be your ability alongside our other Media Manager in this area to inspire and develop a team of three Media Officers and a shared Media Assistant. This role calls for experience of working in a high-profile, busy media office - including proven ability to develop integrated media relations strategies. Educated to degree level or equivalent, you will have experience of working with the media to deliver impactful campaigns and key messages that shape the public agenda. 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.
Alzheimers Society London, UK
13/12/2018
Full time
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. About the role The Fundraising Database Analyst is a pivotal role in supporting our ambitious 5 year fundraising strategy through the development and application of innovative analytical approaches, reporting and tools to teams across the fundraising directorate. About you We are looking for an exceptional individual with experience, ideally in a Fundraising environment, leading on analysis and reporting, problem solving, creating targeted data selections and acting on initiative in order to help to maximise customers' Life Time Value. The Fundraising Database Analyst will also be required to extensively use the FastStats statistical package therefore solid understanding of database structures, meticulous attention to detail and expertise in data presentation are all essential. A strategic outlook together with the ability to plan and execute tasks according to strict routines and deadlines is also desirable. As dementia becomes top of the health agenda now is the time to join a talented multi award winning team that is passionate about delivering insight to benefit our customers and passionate about defeating dementia. 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.
Alzheimers Society 184 The Promenade, Blackpool FY1 1RJ, UK
13/12/2018
Full time
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. About the role Support the delivery of the Dementia Friends programme across the North East and Cumbria and act as the main point of contact for Dementia Friends across the region. Develop and deliver a first-class volunteering experience, with responsibility for training and managing volunteer Dementia Friends Champions across the region. Undertake a range of projects, from evaluation to resource development. About you Are you an experienced volunteer manager, who knows how to motivate people and can get the best out of volunteers? Are you up for training and managing hundreds of volunteers, enabling them to reach thousands of Dementia Friends? Then come join our great team, and be part of this incredible social action movement. As well as supporting our volunteers, you will get a chance to develop your skills by getting involved in all sorts of projects. From evaluation, to resource development, and representing us at the odd music festival! If you are an excellent, inspirational communicator, and you want to join us in uniting against dementia, do it. Apply now. 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.
Alzheimers Society London, UK
13/12/2018
Full time
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. About the role The Senior Exhibition and Events Officer will play a pivotal role in leading on the development and implementation of national and international conference and exhibition programme, supporting all elements our strategy. This is an exciting opportunity to build the Society's presence at external conferences, as well as managing the delivery of targeted Society-led events such as round table events, awards and conferences. The post-holder will manage our external events programme; taking a strategic approach to scoping out future involvement in external conferences, creative design of our exhibition space and delegate engagement, and seeking new partners and opportunities at conferences. Working in the Conference and Events team, reporting to the Conference and Events Manager, the role will engage multiple audiences to build our brand presence, stimulating the dialogue about dementia through exhibitions. About you We are looking for someone with a proven experience of delivering and managing a programme of exhibitions and events. Who is able to negotiate and influence, internally and externally whilst building relationships and providing strategic and expert event decision making. The role calls for someone who is able to work at a senior level, managing successful large scale events, both nationally and internally. If you are highly organised, self-motivated, creative, a problem solver and genuinely committed to improving the lives of people with dementia then we would like 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.
Alzheimers Society United Kingdom
30/11/2018
Full time
Job summary Location: High Salvington Employment hours: Part time Salary: 3,038.60 actual per annum Contract type: Permanent Job ref.no: Closing date: In 12 days Role overview Reference number: VAC15569 Area role covers: Centre Club 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. About the role Centre Club provides professional, friendly day care and support to people living in West Sussex diagnosed with moderate to mid stage dementia. The service gives users an opportunity to meet and mix with others, in a safe and comfortable environment, stimulation through social contact and meaningful activities, trips out in the community and an opportunity to pursue personal hobbies and social activities. We have an opportunity for a Day Support Worker to work on Tuesdays in this service About you You will have experience of working within a care environment and an understanding of the needs of people with dementia and their carers. You will know how to get the best out of people and be able to lead meaningful activities in our Day Support Service for younger people with dementia. You will be able to work well within a team. You will possess NVQ level 2 (or equivalent) 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. To find out more about the role, please click Apply Now to be redirected to our website. says: "This job is new on the site, posted only 1 day ago. Get your application in today." The post Day Support Worker, Alzheimers Society appeared first on bright.jobs .