Project Support Officer (Dementia Charity)

Location
London
Salary
£26,390 actual per annum
Posted
29 Oct 2018
Closes
26 Nov 2018
Ref
00324163
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Project Support Officer (Dementia Charity) 

Let’s take on dementia together 

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: Project Support Officer 
Location: Crutched Friars, London, EC3N 2AE 
Contract type: Full Time, Permanent 
Hours: 35 per week 
Salary: £26,390 actual per annum 

Closing Date: 5pm on Monday 26th November. 
Interview date: TBC

About the Role: 

The Project Support Officer for Integrated Health & Social Care will play a key role in helping to plan and deliver projects that will seek to ensure the needs of people affected by dementia are recognised and met by health & care providers that are working with new models of care to integrate services. 

The role will also support the Project Manager for Integrated Health and Social Care to keep up to date with the latest developments in integration policies and projects both at home and abroad, and to be a source of information for colleagues on the topic of integration. Scoping STP activity and keeping PM and Policy team informed of developments will be part of the role, along with Inputting into the Integration Project Group and providing administrative oversight for it. 

You will be responsible for managing enquiries in the Integration inbox from internal and external stakeholders and expected to assist broader policy areas of relevance to Integrated Health and Social Care. You will draft consultation response papers and keep our relevant position statements up to date. 

About You: 

You will be passionate about influencing to achieve meaningful change in the lives of people affected by dementia. You will have experience in information gathering, producing written reports and producing and delivering presentations. It is desirable that you have experience in project co-ordination within the health and care and/or charity sector. 

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: Project Support Officer, Project Coordinator, Programme Coordinator, Project Officer, Charity, Third Sector, Not for Profit, Program Coordinator, etc.

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