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Temporary Contract: Part Time Area Co-ordinator

CROP is a charity supporting older people to improve their lives and well-being by helping them to access advocacy, advice, information and to have their voice heard.

Temporary Contract: Part Time Area Co-ordinator for West Kent 1st April 2019 to 31st March 2020) with possible permanent extension

Location: Office based in Lenham covering Maidstone, Tonbridge & Malling, Tunbridge Wells & Sevenoaks.

Salary: £17,290 (pro rata part time) Mileage at 40p per mile

Working Hours: 21 hrs per week (working days Wednesday, Thursday and Friday)

You will be joining a small team responsible to the Manager. The role will involve supporting and managing client referrals in the West Kent area, including triaging and allocating case work to your team of volunteers to visit and support an older person with an issue, which could be benefits support, housing/council issue, or simply providing a voice to ensure their views are listened to. The work is varied and interesting and as part of the role you also undertake your own case work. You will be the first point of contact for your volunteers, acting as their sounding board and training partner. There is some networking, raising the profile of CROP and support in recruiting new volunteers. As part of the team you will be fully supported with on-going training throughout your journey with CROP


Contact Details

For full details on our organisation please see our website : www.cropkent.org.uk.

To ask for an application and apply please ring Debbie on 01622 851200 or email us at:  lenham@cropkent.org.uk