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Meeting Centre Manager

The Role

We are seeking an exceptional person to be our first Meeting Centre Manager.  This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and ambitious charity in a sector with huge need as we look to open our very first Pilot Meeting Centre in Bristol to support people living with dementia and their carers.

We firmly believe in the Meeting Centre concept, where support is provided to the person living with dementia and their carer in a warm and friendly community environment.  You will be client facing for 3 days a week, 5 hours per day, you will manage two staff and work with the Alive team to recruit volunteers.  You will be responsible for the day to day running, from budget monitoring, to liaising with families and partner organisations. You will be involved in evaluating the impact of the Meeting Centre for attendees. 

Experienced at working with people living with dementia, you will have strong interpersonal skills, be highly empathetic, a positive outlook and a collaborative approach to achieving goals.  But mostly you will be passionate about dementia care and improving post-diagnostic support.   

If you’re enthusiastic and motivated to help us, put older people’s mental health and wellbeing at the heart of care, we would love to hear from you. 

How to Apply

To apply, please complete the application form, making a compelling case for why you would be the best candidate for this role. If you would like an informal chat about the role, please email or contact Louise Spencer with the header ‘Meeting Centre Manager’, plus your name and mobile or call the office on 0117 377 4756.

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