Recruitment

We are recruiting two part-time Case Work Co-ordinators

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Living with HIV?

Want to make a difference to the lives of others?

Positively UK are recruiting two part-time Case Work Co-ordinators to support people living with HIV through the delivery of our Local Authority Contracts

 

SALARY: £27,000 pro-rata (depending on experience)

HOURS: 21 hours (3 days) per week

 

Final date for applications: Monday 27 March; interviews Thursday 30 March

 

Statutory Case Work Team:

Working as members of the case work team at Positively UK you will co-ordinate activities to promote the health and well-being of residents. This will entail case management and action planning, working with and supervising a small team of volunteer peer mentors, project partners, local support agencies, HIV and other health services and the wider services at Positively UK. Priorities for the roles will be in reaching people newly diagnosed with HIV developing short group work interventions.

Statutory Contracts:

Positively UK work with several local authorities including Camden, Islington, Ealing, Enfield, Newham, Hackney and Waltham Forest

Benefits of the Role:

Full training provided with Positively UK’s peer mentoring programme, leading to a Level 2 qualification in Mentoring and Befriending and ongoing professional development. You will have the opportunity to use your knowledge and experience of living with HIV to support others, gain experience working in the field of health and social care and working collaboratively with clinical staff.

Successful candidates will be:

  • Diagnosed, and living with HIV, for at least one year
  • A self-starter, able to work as part of a team and under own supervision
  • Experience of accessing sexual health and community support services
  • Experience of developing and facilitating group interventions and/or supporting people newly diagnosed with HIV

 

For an informal conversation about the roles contact:

Beatrice Osoro on 020 7713 0444

For an application pack contact:

Miguel on 020 7713 0444, or email miguel@positivelyuk.org