• Full Time
  • Hull

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Healthwatch gives people a powerful voice in Hull and nationally.

Healthwatch Kingston Upon Hull is the consumer champion for local health and social care services.  It takes the experiences that people have of local care and uses them to help influence change and bring about improvements to the health and social care services people receive.

Hull CVS has recently been awarded the contract to deliver Healthwatch Kingston Upon Hull and will take over the contract from 1st October 2019. We are now recruiting for a number of positions to drive forward the quality and delivery of this service.

Engagement & Communications Officer
Salary: £20,000 pa
Full time (35 hours per week)

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to co-ordinate and deliver a community engagement plan that involves promoting Healthwatch Kingston Upon Hull and organising and attending community outreach activity at events throughout the area.  You will work with Healthwatch volunteers and the wider team to go out and about listening to views and experiences, and gather vital intelligence about local services. You will also use your skills to raise and maintain the profile of Healthwatch Kingston Upon Hull across key stakeholders and the local community, ensuring key messages and information are effectively communicated.  You will also have strong IT and social media skills, with the talent to produce creative and engaging materials.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For further information about this role please contact Helen Grimwood on 01482 324474.

To apply for the position, please send a CV, completed equal opportunities monitoring form, and covering letter outlining how you meet the requirements of the role to:

Martin Craven
Personnel Officer
Hull CVS
The Strand
75 Beverley Road

Direct Tel: 01482 595541
Main Tel: 01482 324474

Closing Date: Wednesday 30 October 2019.
Start Date: ASAP

Please note – In cases when a vacancy receives a high number of applications, we may bring the closing date forward. You are therefore advised to submit your completed application as early as possible.

To apply for this job email your details to mcraven@hull-cvs.co.uk.