Vacancy - Engagement Officer

Vacancy - Engagement Officer

Healthwatch has an exciting opportunity for someone to join the team to lead on the development of the volunteer base and to facilitate engagement and involvement of local people in their work.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate:

  • Experience of recruiting, supporting, developing and motivating volunteers to gather experiences of health and social care effectively
  • Experience of working with different communities and engaging the public, of all ages, both face-to-face and online
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including report-writing
  • Experience with partnership working 

The role is based at the office at Barleythorpe, Oakham, and you will need to be able to travel around the county when coronavirus restrictions are lifted. In the interim the successful candidate will work from home.

Hours: Part-time, up to 30 hours per week, working days to be agreed

Salary: £23,000 to £25,000 pro rata

Applications close 21 February 2021.

For more information: download a copy of the job description and person specification

If you require a hardcopy application pack to be sent to you, or would like an informal chat about the role, please call 01572 720381 and leave a message or email