Healthwatch Team Leader

Closing date for applications Friday 11th June 2021 5:00pm

Thurrock CVS are recruiting within their Health and Social Care Projects. If you have an interest or background in either Health or Social Care, are a good talker, but more importantly a good listener and are passionate about people being heard then please take a look at our current vacancy.

Team Leader Healthwatch Thurrock £27,000 Pro rata 

 28 Hours per week

Healthwatch Thurrock is the consumer champion for health and social care in Thurrock. It gives the community a strong voice to influence and challenge how local care services are designed and run and has the power to hold providers of local health and social care to account.

(Flexible to meet the requirement of project, some weekend and evening work may be required)

The role will involve managing the day-to-day running of Healthwatch Thurrock, leading on specific projects, and providing research and public reports on findings. To attend meetings locally, regionally and nationally when required, to represent and feedback on the work Healthwatch Thurrock are undertaking. To ensure Healthwatch Thurrock’s profile in the community is maintained by outreach, social media and events and to lead on recruitment of Ambassadors, Volunteers and Focus Group members. To supervise 2 staff within the Healthwatch team.

(Application forms must be submitted – we are unable to accept CV’s)

Please return application forms by email or post to:

Viv Nunn, Executive Officer/Office Manager,

Thurrock CVS, The Beehive Voluntary & Community Resource Centre, West Street, Grays, Essex. RM17 6XP 

Please contact Kim James for further information or an informal chat on 07775 367359

Healthwatch Thurrock is a project of CVS – Charity No: 1090253 Company Registered in England No: 4300967

Thurrock CVS is an Equal Opportunities Employer.