Volunteers required for Saturday Activity Club

Come join us on a Saturday afternoon welcoming families to the Saturday Activity Club, join the team as the children try out the trampoline and gymnastics with a qualified coach, encourage them to try out activities like badminton, indoor football, basketball, table tennis, ride on bikes and lots more.  Contact Sharon for further details.

Contact Sharon




Salary:  FTE £20,456pa to £22,434pa (depending on experience)

Hours: 28-37 per week (flexible)

Families InFocus (Essex) is an active and vibrant independent parent led charity committed to helping improve the lives of families of children and young people with any disability or special need throughout Essex.

We are looking to recruit a highly motivated, experienced individual to join the team and provide effective project, communications and administrative support to maintain and develop the efficient running of the charity.

Duties for this interesting and varied role will include providing high quality support to the CEO; monitoring, reporting /analysis across a range of successful projects; administration/HR support; and supporting internal/external communications including website, social media and e-bulletins.

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic team player with excellent interpersonal, IT, written and verbal communication, analytical and organisational skills with proven experience including:-

  • High quality administrative support to CEO/management team
  • Project support using contact management databases and casework management tools to track and monitor (measuring impact & outcomes)
  • Communications content production including website editing and administration
  • Management, co-ordination, supervision and motivation of staff/volunteers

Please click to download our Job Pack and complete the application form, following the attached specification of the job description.  No CVs please.

Closing date for applications:   Tuesday 19th September 2017 at 3pm

Interviews to be held at our Lancaster House premises:   Tuesday 26th September 2017

JOB PACK – Projects & Communications Asst Sept 2017



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