Fixed Term Contract (11 months) | Part Time (20 hours per week) | Andover | £9 per hour

 

The Organisation: Enham Trust  

We are Enham! Together we have been making a difference to the lives of disabled people for the last 100 years and we are looking forward to continuing this for the next 100 years! Together we explore opportunities with people so they can live the lives they choose by overcoming limitations and expanding possibilities. Through first class care, personal development, housing options, and employment, we support people to exercise individual choice and control in their lives.

We live by our values, TOGETHER we do amazing, we WOW people every day and we dare to be DIFFERENT!

The Role

We are looking for a passionate Nutrition Activities Coordinator to create and deliver interactive and practical cooking and nutrition information sessions to our clients. Your role will be to support our clients to understand what healthy eating is and enable them to make informed choices in their everyday lives.

You will need to build strong relationships with our clients and their families to co-create and tailor activities and events that support the social interested of our clients.

The focus of this role is to provide person centred activities that enable our clients to achieve independence, choice, and control.

 

As our Nutrition Activities Co-ordinator, you will:

  • Take the lead in organising activities in our training kitchen, including planning, preparing and delivering cooking sessions.
  • Work with the wider Day Opportunities team to gain the skills required to support in nutritional and cooking activities in periods of absence.
  • Provide activities that are tailored to the needs and abilities of the individual and provide group activities that will bring our clients closer together.
  • Finding the balance between arranging activities that the individuals like doing and activities that will offer new experiences.

What we are looking for from you:

  • Skills and knowledge in health eating, nutrition, and cooking.
  • Ability to enable individuals to make informed choices about their lives.
  • Ability to motivate and build strong relationships with a wide variety of people.

Some of the perks!

  • Rising holiday entitlement starting at 33 days including statutory bank holidays
  • Discounted healthcare membership
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Pension scheme with matched employer contributions up to 6%
  • Flexi-time arrangements (dependant on job role)
  • Learning and Development scheme offering you internal and external training

Apply

The closing date for this vacancy is 30th April 2021.

***Please note that we will be conducting a rolling programme of short-listing and interviewing and reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time, therefore we recommend you apply as soon as possible to ensure you do not miss the opportunity.***

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter explaining why you think you are the perfect fit for this position to our recruitment team at [email protected] , quoting the job title and job reference: NAC/AN in the subject field.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Enham Trust is accredited as a Disability Confident Leader; as part of this commitment all disabled applicants, who meet the minimum criteria, will be guaranteed an interview. To be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme it’s vital that you declare your disability, impairment or long-term health condition when you apply.

Enham Trust is an equal opportunities employer and we positively encourage applications from all eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy or maternity status.

Successful applicants will be required to undertake a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check, provide two references and proof of right to work in the UK.