Care Home Friends and Neighbours: Intergenerational Linking programme is a new social action project across England, which is part of the Government initiated #iwill campaign, led by Step Up To Serve. This programme is being undertaken by My Home Life in collaboration with The Linking Network and builds on previous community engagement work with care homes.
The Co-ordinating Intergenerational Linking role (0.6) will lead on the new Intergenerational Linking Programme in partnership with My Home Life England. The post holder will have particular responsibility for leading the programme to connect primary schools and youth organisations with their local care homes, ultimately across 24 neighbourhoods in England. This is a very exciting and very creative role that will develop school’s community engagement and young people’s active citizenship and social action and their social skills and leadership, as well as make a real difference to older people in care homes. The post holder will work in partnership with a colleague from My Home Life who will bring expertise in working with care homes.
The Developing Active Citizenship/Social Action in Primary Schools Linking role (0.4) will lead work alongside the TLN team to embed Active Citizenship and Social Action into the TLN Primary School Linking Programme. This is a very exciting and creative role and will involve connecting with partners and creating resources for use by the Network of Primary Linking Schools across the country.
For more detailed information on the job oppotunties, please visit The Linking Network’s website
For an informal discussion about this role please contact Meg Henry. Telephone 07814213935 Email email@example.com
Informal drop-in about the roles – Monday 14th October 4.30-5.30pm, The View Room, Margaret McMillan Tower, Bradford.