AFRICAN MEN'S DEVELOPMENT WORKER
Job Title: African Men's Development Worker
Hours: 21 hours per week
Salary: £16,491 - £18,746 full time equivalent (£9,895 - £11,248 pro rata per annum for this post)
Contract: 12 months fixed term
We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated person to work as our African Men’s Development Worker. The post is offered as a 12 month fixed term contract on a 21 hour per week basis.
Your main responsibility will be to increase the numbers of HIV positive African men in contact with, and receiving services from, George House Trust. You will also be responsible for planning monthly group sessions for HIV positive African men.
You will need a good knowledge of HIV and a detailed understanding of the issues faced by HIV positive African men in the UK.
You will receive ongoing support and regular supervision to help your development in this role.
If you think you have the skills for this role you can download an application pack with more details and a person specification. Alternatively, you can call us on 0161 274 4499 to discuss the role.
The closing date for this post is 9:00am on Monday 5th June 2017
Interviews will take place on Tuesday June 20th.
This post is part funded by a grant from Gilead Sciences.
We especially welcome applications from groups which reflect George House Trusts’ service user groups – HIV positive people (and other disabled people), gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people, people from black and minority ethnic groups, and people from refugee communities.
George House Trust’s recruitment and selection procedures reflect our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.
A Disclosure & Barring Service check will be requested, at the time that a job offer is made.
George House Trust's vision is for all people living in the North West of England to live happy and healthy lives and be free from stigma and discrimination; for all people to know their HIV status and to be HIV aware. Read our Mission and Values here.