Civitas Recruitment are proud to be partnering with Reengage, a great national charity focused on working with those living with older age and committed to fighting loneliness so that people can have social lives and friendship groups however old they are. Reengage looks to inspire and enable meaningful connections and shared experiences within communities across the UK for people over 75 facing loneliness and social isolation. A fantastic opportunity exists for an Engagement Officer to join the team and drive forward the charity’s work in Scotland. As Engagement Officer your role will be to recruit older people and volunteers, and to raise awareness amongst the public, voluntary sector and identify key partners and referral agencies across Scotland.
Who are we looking for?
Ideal candidates will possess excellent interpersonal skills with a proven ability to work collaboratively with staff, volunteers, and older people. You will have experience of working with different sectors to form partnerships and be comfortable in articulating the charity and its mission to potential partners. You will be able to engage with new guests and attend groups (where needed) across Scotland when required. You will lead and motivate others, to give constructive feedback on their performance and to provide ongoing support, guidance and development and mentoring. Experience in delivering and implementing community projects would be an advantage however not essential for the role.
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The application process is for a CV and a tailored cover letter to be emailed to Civitas Recruitment firstname.lastname@example.org stating why the charity appeals to you and what direct experiences you have for the post. Early applications are encouraged. Interviews are to take place on the 10th Feb 2022.