Company Name: Parkinson’s

Job title: Project Support Officer (Parkinson’s Power)

Location: North East England (Home-based)

Closing date for application: 18 December 2018

Salary: £30,000

Contract: Full time, contracted until January 2021

Job description: 

We are looking for an inspiring and creative Project Support Officer, who will support the delivery of our Sport England funded Parkinson’s Power project by engaging with inactive people with Parkinson’s aged 55+ to help them become and stay more physically active.

Joining our project team you will deliver our volunteering pilots, including recruiting, training, supporting and matching volunteers, and develop innovative ways in which volunteers and volunteering can contribute to the project objectives, especially with individuals and communities who do not traditionally engage with us.

You’ll play a key role in creatively delivering the support pilot work of the Parkinson’s Power project which will test new approaches to support inactive people with Parkinson’s in sustained physical activity, which can have significant benefits to their physical and mental well-being.

How to apply:

Please click here for further information about the role and to download an application pack.