Recruitment

 

Recruitment

CVS Tendring are looking for people with a passion and enthusiasm to make a difference in the local community. Whether you already have experience or are just starting out in your career, we would like to hear from you. We will work with you to develop your strengths and skills.

We are recruiting for several positions with roles that are diverse and include working across the local community with families, volunteers and vulnerable people, as well in areas such as fundraising, community development and marketing.

For full job description and application pack – please email hr@cvstendring.org.uk stating full name, address, contact number and which position you are applying for.

COVID-19 considerations: Masks are to be worn around the building but can be removed when at workstation, hand sanitiser available throughout the building, lateral flow tests for all staff, and there is a requirement to be fully vaccinated.

Closing date for all is Friday  27th May at 5PM.

Here is our Job Application Form.

Job Title: LINK WORKER (Social Prescribing)
Salary/hours: £22,000 for 37 hours per week with possibility of enhancement for some weekends call out on rota basis required. (12-month contract – with possibility of being extended)

Purpose of the post: Working as part of CVST’s Social Prescribing Team, the postholder will support the development of long-term sustainable communities that help and empower local residents to lead healthier, more independent, and more active lives.

Please click here to view full job description.

 

Job Title: Volunteer Co-Ordinator
Salary/hours: £20,798.50 PA for 37 Hours Per Week

Purpose of the post: Working as part of CVST’s volunteer support team, the postholder will support the development of long-term sustainable communities that help and empower local residents to lead healthier, more independent and more active lives by participating in community activities.

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Job opportunity – Finance Manager
Salary/hours: £20,049 pa for 21 hours per week

Purpose of the Post: This role is responsible for ensuring the organisation’s financial strategy, systems, reporting and financial management is robust. In collaboration with the CEO, Deputy and Treasurer, the post holder is responsible for setting and monitoring budgets, tracking income and expenditure, and reporting on the financial performance to the management and the Board of Trustees.

The postholder will also be required to ensure that the organisation’s finance system Xero remains fit for purpose and payroll is ready for the 2022/23 financial year and be part of the Senior Management Team.

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Job opportunity – Community Engagement Worker – Cultural Awareness
Salary/hours: £20,703 pa for 37 hours per week (Part time hours considered)

Purpose of the post: To engage our local community and ensure that people from minority ethnic backgrounds have equal access to health and support services. Building a strong partnership between health and supporting services to improve the quality of life/heath care for minority ethnic communities.

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Job opportunity – Seasonal Resilience Administrator

Salary/hours: £18,855 for 37 hours per week (hours and days negotiable)

PURPOSE OF THE POST:  To support the Winter Resilience Manager by providing efficient and effective administration and monitoring in order to provide a first class seasonal resilience programme for the Tendring community. To work with partners including Tendring Community Transport, Citizens Advice, Foodbanks, Age Well East, Homestart, Extra, Salvation Army and numerous clubs and social groups to ensure that those in need receive the support and resources that they need to stay warm and well during winter and healthy and cool during the summer months.

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Training

Here at CVS Tendring we offer a wide range of training from interview skills, to food safety, to emergency first aid at work.

If you are interested in any of the courses below please contact us:

Tel: 01255 425692

Email: richard.perkins@cvstendring.org.uk

Safeguarding (Adults)

Recognise different types of abuse,  how to deal with the disclosure and  know the process to follow.  

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Dovercourt Hub
Cost: £25.00

Bereavement Listening Skills

This training session will identify the stages of bereavement and discuss appropriate listening and responding techniques. Participants need to be aware that experiences may be shared which could trigger emotional responses.

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Imperial House
Cost: £25.00

Making Every Contact Count

Use your day-to-day interactions with other people to support them in making positive changes to their physical and mental health and wellbeing.

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Imperial House
Cost: Free

Dementia Friend Awareness

You will learn more about dementia and how you can help to create dementia friendly communities.  

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Imperial House
Cost: Free

Interview Skills

For those who are seeking work, this course provides tips and hints to help you feel more confident in dealing with interviews. You will explore steps to prepare for a successful interview and recognise the skills and self-worth that can be transferred to any job role.

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Imperial House
Cost: £25.00

Emergency First Aid at Work

Gain knowledge of emergency procedures and basic first aid skills and attain a recognised qualification in First Aid. (Accredited Course).

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Imperial House
Cost: £60.00 (£10.00 if seeking work)

Lone Working

A specific Lone Worker and Personal Safety Policy will be discussed, together with the risks, professional boundaries, behaviors and skills appropriate to the roles of volunteers and staff working with individuals.

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Imperial House
Cost: Free

My Care Choices Register

This session introduces advanced care planning and provides an overview of the My Care Choices Register (MCCR).

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Imperial House
Cost: To be confirmed

LGBTQ+ Awareness

This session will cover; bullying and hate crime, sexuality and gender identity and heteronormativity.

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Imperial House
Cost: Free

Mental Health First Aid Awareness

Provides basic knowledge of some common mental health issues with an introduction to looking after your own mental health. The course is designed to give you the confidence to interact with someone in distress or who may be experiencing mental health issues.

Date: To be confirmed
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: Imperial House
Cost: Free

ACCURACY: This list describes the programme offered by Community Voluntary Services Tendring at the time of publication. While we try to make it as accurate as possible, it is for guidance and does not form part of any contract. CVST reserves the right to change this programme.

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