Vacancies

 

Project Consultant - Making Pals

Greater Bristol

Freelance Contract

Approximately 7-12 days work between Sept – Dec 2017

Closing Date -  12 midday on the 9th of August 2017

Making Pals is a three-year project coordinated by Alive! that aims to connect residents in care homes with their local communities.

The project will work with care homes across the Bristol, BANES, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset areas to help them build long lasting and meaningful relationships with their local community.

During its scoping phase Making Pals will work with ten care homes to help them understand how residents would like to engage with their community. Then it will work with them to make these requests a reality. Throughout the project, Making Pals will support many other care homes across the region to connect with their local communities.

By encouraging the public to engage with care homes as part of their community, the project hopes to change perceptions of care homes while empowering their residents to pursue the activities they enjoy.

The project team are looking for a consultant to assist them with their scoping phase compiling the team’s findings into a consultation report and advising on research methodology.

A detailed list of what is involved in the consultation and details of how to apply for this role can be found below.  

Making Pals Consultancy Brief & application instructions


Fundraising Assistant (Volunteer)

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated volunteer to assist our Fundraising team. Through this role you will gain experience in a wide range of interesting fundraising projects, from events fundraising and corporate fundraising to individual giving.

We passionately believe that all older people in care should feel connected to the world around them, our range of highly successful and innovative projects aim to make this possible. We run intergenerational projects connecting school children with care home residents through art and technology, and partnerships with museums, galleries and universities to give older people access to culture, community and new experiences.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a vibrant and innovative charity, and to help bring enjoyment and vitality to some of the most vulnerable older people in society.

Please see the role description for details.

To apply or find out more about the role, please call Terri McDonald on 0117 377 4756, or send your C.V to terri@aliveactivities.org


Marketing and Business Assistant (Volunteer)

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated volunteer to assist with our Marketing and Business development. Through this role you will gain experience in and assist with key areas of the charities core work including evaluation, reporting and marketing.

We passionately believe that all older people in care should feel connected to the world around them, our range of highly successful and innovative projects aim to make this possible. We run intergenerational projects connecting school children with care home residents through art and technology, and partnerships with museums, galleries and universities to give older people access to culture, community and new experiences.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a vibrant and innovative charity, and to help bring enjoyment and vitality to some of the most vulnerable older people in society.

Please see the role description for details.

To apply or find out more about the role, please call Jennie Reed or Beth Lyford on 0117 377 4756.