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MVA are recruiting - Community Accelerator

MVA invite you to apply for the role of Community Accelerator as part of their innovative Community Health Catalyst team.

What is the aim of this new role?

To facilitate, accelerate and demonstrate the impact of the exciting and innovative Community Health Catalyst programme across Medway and Swale, by supporting communities that have engaged in the Programme to deliver measurable and meaningful outcomes.

Working closely with the VCS in Medway and Swale and directly with members of communities experiencing the greatest health inequalities (Core 20 PLUS 5 priority groups), support them to develop their ideas and support them to secure funding to empower the community to create and implement innovative projects to improve their health and wellbeing.

MVA are looking for a driven and motivated individual with a passion for working with local communities and who would like to be part of a growing campaign to reduce health inequalities.

The successful candidate will be dynamic and flexible and committed to offering accessible and inclusive support to work alongside communities and people from all walks of life. You will be joining a vibrant and successful team with shared values and a clear mission.

Hours: Part time (24 hours per week)
Salary: £28,000 (pro rata) annually
Contract: Fixed term until September 2024 (with the potential for extension)
Based at: MVA, 5a New Road Avenue, Chatham, ME4 6BB - It is anticipated that the post holders will spend significant periods of time within communities in Medway and Swale
Closing date: Friday 26th January 2024
Interviews date: Friday 2nd February 2024

How to Apply:

Click here to access the Application Form and Full Job Description and Person Specification

Complete our application form and return it by email to: tracy@mva.org.uk or post: MVA, 5a New Road Avenue, Chatham, ME4 6BB. Applications must address the requirements set out in the personal specification within the full Job Description.

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Jane Howard, CEO on 01634 812850 or email jane@mva.org.uk.