• Spinal Injuries Association
  • Milton Keynes, UK
  • 06 Feb, 2021
I.T. & Communications

Job Description

(North West 37.5 hours) £25,000 (Northern Ireland 15 hours) £10,000 per annum (£25,000 pro rata) interviews for candidates in Ireland will be over Microsoft Teams (East Midlands 22.5 hours) £15,000 per annum (£25,000 pro rata) (West Midlands 22.5 hours) £15,000 per annum (£25,000 pro rata) Our Support Network Officers are at the heart of everything we do. Providing hope, confidence and practical skills to other injured people, members of our Support Network Team use their personal experience of SCI to support other people. They make the everyday achievable once again - working with volunteers and others to build a lifelong network of support for every aspect of an injured person's life. As you'd expect, demand is high and we're recruiting more Support Network Officers across the country. If you've experience of life after injury, we want to hear from you. We're interested in your ability to offer a positive and realistic view of life after injury that inspires other injured people and their families. The roles are home based with travel across the region. We can help if you're getting back into work for the first time after injury or are changing job, and we offer a friendly supportive working environment with colleagues who are just as committed to a great life after injury as you are. Salary: Full-time £25,000 - pro rata according to hours worked. Hours: Dependent on region covered - see above for more information. Location: Home based with travel across the region. Annual Leave: 25 days annual leave per leave year increasing to 28 days after three years' service and to 30 days after five years' service. This will be pro rata for part-time posts. Other: Access to group pension scheme (6% employer contribution). Interested? Get in touch with Jen Sims () and tell us more about yourself. You don't have to complete an application form - a letter and CV or even a short film would be great. Meanwhile watch this film made by Gary from our Support Network Team, who tells it like it is: Closing date: 5pm, 19 February. Interviews: to be held on MS Teams week beginning 1 March. We have a range of volunteering opportunities. Visit our Volunteering pages for more information. Disability Confident Employer logo SIA is accredited as a 'Disability Confident: Employer' by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). For more details about what this means, visit the DWP website.