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New post at DRC for a Fit For Life Co-ordinator working in Birmingham, Solihull and Wolverhampton

Fit for Life Programme Co-ordinator

Covering Birmingham, Solihull and Wolverhampton

Salary: £18,070 - £20,138 pro rata per annum 30 hours per week

Initial 12-month contract to 31 April 2018

The Disability Resource Centre (DRC) is a leading disability organisation operating in Birmingham, Solihull and the wider West Midlands.

Our mission is ‘to build a sustainable business to empower disabled people to take control of their own lives and to actively seek out opportunities to achieve their full potential as individuals in mainstream society’.  This is at the heart of everything we do.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Health and Wellbeing Team and deliver  our innovative ‘Fit for Life’ Programmes to empower disabled people, those with long-term health conditions and people who are frail/elderly to better manage their impairments and make positive lifestyle changes to improve their health and wellbeing.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and results-driven individual with a proven track record in engaging, supporting and empowering clients to improve their health and wellbeing; a working knowledge of local health and social care services; experience in training delivery and of supervising volunteers who will be deployed to support the ‘Fit for Life’ Programmes.

For further information, please download the job details pack here:

http://www.disability.co.uk/fit-4-life-job-description-person-specfication-2017

You can also download a copy of our Working For Us document which tells you more about the benefits of working for DRC, at this link:

http://www.disability.co.uk/working-us

Candidates are asked to submit CVs and a 2-page supplementary statement outlining their relevant knowledge, skills and experience against the job description and person specification to:

Samina Bibi, Executive Assistant by email to sbibi@disability.co.uk or by post to DRC, Information Health and Wellbeing Centre, Unit 18, ACE Business Park, Mackadown Lane, Kitts Green, Birmingham B33 0LD.

Closing date for submissions: 5.00pm on Friday 26 May 2017

Interviews will be held on: Thursday 1 June 2017

Disability Resource Centre 2012 -  The Disability Resource Centre is a Registered Charity (No 1034581) and a Company Limited by Guarantee (No 2897250)