Salford CVS - Development Worker

Job Title: 
Development Worker (Support and development for disabled people’s groups)
Category: 
Advice and information
Application Ref: 
DW / 2022
Contract Type: 
Fixed-Term
Hours: 
37.5 hours per week (Monday – Friday; core hours between 8am – 6pm)
Salary: 
NJC Point 23 £27,741 per annum + 7% pension contribution
Location: 
Salford
Recruitment Type: 
Salford CVS
Deadline: 
Friday, 7 January, 2022 - 12:00

The aim of this new role is to promote and enable better access to local services for disabled people* living in Salford by capacity-building local D/deaf / disabled people-led, and impairment focused, VCSE groups and organisations.

To increase the capacity. resilience and voice of local groups and organisations supporting disabled people in Salford.

This project will strengthen the voice, influence and impact of these groups as they advocate for full access to services for D/deaf and disabled people in Salford.

The aim of this work is to increase the capacity of local organisations that support:

  • Blind and visually impaired people or people with sight loss.
  • d / Deaf people
  • People who are hard of hearing, have a hearing impairment or with hearing loss.
  • People with physical disabilities

Are you looking for a challenging yet rewarding role that contributes to improving the lives of local disabled people?

Are you keen to develop your skills and apply them to the best of your ability?

If yes, then you could be the person we are looking for!

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If you would like further information about the post, please contact anne-marie.marshall@salfordcvs.co.uk

If you would like to apply for the position of Disability Development Worker, please submit your application via email to recruitment@salfordcvs.co.uk by 7th January 2022

Interviews will take place in person on 18th January at our offices in Eccles

We particularly welcome applications from disabled candidates for this and any post within Salford CVS. Salford CVS is a disability confident employer and we are committed to making reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process and if you are successful, we’ll make adjustments to your working environment if needed.

* We use the words ‘disabled people’ to mean disabled people facing disabling societal barriers due to their impairments or conditions. For this project, this includes people with physical impairments, hearing including deaf and Deaf with BSL as first language, or visual impairments, and those with chronic illness or fatigue.

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 
Email: office@salfordcvs.co.uk

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Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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