Opportunities With Us

We’re an ambitious and growing organisation; if you enjoy working as part of a team, enjoy putting your skills to good use and want to making a real difference, then please keep reading.

We also have an interesting range of Volunteering Opportunities available.  And if there’s something that you would like to do that’s not listed at the moment, please let us know.

 

VOLUNTEERING DEVELOPMENT WORKER

Salary: £21,000 – £24,000: 37 hrs per week – Initial contract until 30th September 2021 with extension subject to funding

Witton Lodge Community Association is seeking an experienced individual with a passion for volunteering to lead on the development of volunteering internally and in communities across Erdington.

Working with others to create opportunities and embed volunteering across a range of projects and initiatives, this will be a busy and varied role that will draw on multiple existing and new projects.

A key focus of this role will be building and strengthening partnership work with a range of existing and new voluntary groups in order to collaborate, co-ordinate and grow the involvement of volunteers. For the full job description click on the link below.

So if you love working in a neighbourhood setting and believe you have what it takes to succeed in this role you can request an application pack by emailing: Kay.Blundell@wittonlodge.org.uk

You’re welcome to contact us with any initial questions about the role (no agencies). Please call Rob Netherway, Flourishing Community Services Manager, on 0121 382 1930.

Closing date for applications is Monday 28th September 2020 at 9am.

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HEALTH & WELLBEING OFFICER

Salary: £21,000 to £24,000 – 37 hours per week: Fixed term contract until 31st March 2022 with extension subject to funding

We are seeking an experienced individual to join our Flourishing Community Services team to deliver community-based support and services which improve the long-term health and wellbeing of North Birmingham residents.

Working alongside local partners and stakeholders you will use tools such as social prescribing, neighbourhood networking and health creation to change attitudes and behaviours that enable residents to lead flourishing and independent lives.

So if you love working in a neighbourhood setting and have it what it takes to succeed in this role, you can request an application pack by emailing: Kay.blundell@wittonlodge.org.uk

You’re also welcome to contact us with any questions about the role (no agencies please). Call Rob Netherway, Flourishing Community Services Manager, on 0121 382 1930.

For a full job description, click on the link below.

Closing date for applications is Monday 5th October 2020 at 9am.

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Volunteer With Us

Do you want to be part of an exhilarating experience?  Getting involved in new projects, learning new skills and helping your local community at the same time?  Whether you are looking to boost your skills or simply want to get out of the house and meet new people, then we have a volunteering opportunity that suits you.

You could be working in our busy office here at Perry Common Community Hall;  helping our residents at our Sycamore Court Extra Care Scheme; helping to organise one of our many community events; assisting the Homes and Properties Team; working on our busy reception desk; computer work; distributing our publicity – or anything else you can think of.

We are a friendly and welcoming team and genuinely appreciate the help of our volunteers.  What’s more, all your volunteering will directly benefit the local community here in Perry Common and far beyond.

Current opportunities:

Befrienders

We are looking to recruit volunteers who are interested in providing support to people suffering loneliness and/or emotional distress across North Birmingham – with a focus on Erdington, Kingstanding, Perry Barr and Great Barr (click on link below)

BEFRIENDERS ROLE DESCRIPTION

 

For general enquiries about volunteering, please call us on 0121 382 1930, come into our office at Perry Common Community Hall, 87 Witton Lodge Road, B23 5JD between 10am-4pm, Monday to Friday or send us a message via social media.